Entertaining Lisbon: Music, Theater, and Modern Life in the Late 19th Century

Entertaining Lisbon: Music, Theater, and Modern Life in the Late 19th Century

by Joao Silva

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780190215705
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 10/03/2016
Series: Currents in Latin American and Iberian Music Series
Pages: 336
Sales rank: 1,141,644
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.70(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

João Luís Meireles Santos Leitão da Silva, Researcher at INET-MD Universidade Nova de Lisboa), Portugal.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements

Introduction

Chapter 1: The long nineteenth-century in Portugal and the transformation of Lisbon

Chapter 2: Opera, Operetta, and Revista: Music and Entertainment in Lisbon

Chapter 3: Song Collection in Portugal: Between Domestic Entertainment and Scientific Objectivity

Chapter 4. Programs, Postcards, Coplas and Sheet Music

Chapter 5: The mechanization of everyday life: mechanical instruments, phonography and modernity

Conclusions

References

Index

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