Gaetano Donizetti: A Guide to Research

Gaetano Donizetti: A Guide to Research

by James P. Cassaro
     
 

ISBN-10: 0815323506

ISBN-13: 9780815323501

Pub. Date: 10/28/2000

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book offers an annotated reference guide to the life and works of this important Italian opera composer. The book opens with a complete chronology of Donizetti's life (1797-1848) and career, relating it to contemporary events. The balance of the book details secondary resources, including general sources; catalogs; correspondence; biographical sources; critical…  See more details below

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This book offers an annotated reference guide to the life and works of this important Italian opera composer. The book opens with a complete chronology of Donizetti's life (1797-1848) and career, relating it to contemporary events. The balance of the book details secondary resources, including general sources; catalogs; correspondence; biographical sources; critical works; production/review sources; singers and theaters; the individual operas; and other works. Two indexes make finding information easy. This is a must-have book for fans of Italian opera and students studying the works of this important composer.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815323501
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/28/2000
Series:
Routledge Music Bibliographies Series
Pages:
229
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 5.50(h) x 0.69(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Preface Acknowledgments 1. Chronology 2. General Sources 3. Catalogs 4. Correspondence 5. Biographical Sources 6. Critical Studies 7. Production/Review Sources 8. Singers/Theatres 9. The Operas 10. Other Works Index

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