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Cabals and satires : Mozart's comic operas in Vienna, Ian Woodfield

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Cabals and satires : Mozart's comic operas in Vienna
Title
Cabals and satires
Title remainder
Mozart's comic operas in Vienna
Statement of responsibility
Ian Woodfield
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Cabals and Satires: Mozart's Comic Operas in Vienna is a study of the political context in which Mozart wrote his three most famous Italian comedies, Figaro, Don Giovanni, and Così fan tutte. Joseph II's decision to place his opera buffa troupe in competition with the Singspiel provoked a struggle between the rival national genres, both supported by vociferous cabals. Mozart's deft navigation of the turbulent political waters of this period and the ensuing Austro-Turkish War left him well placed to benefit from the revival of the commercial stage in Vienna--the most enduring musical consequenc
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Woodfield, Ian,
Dewey number
782.1092
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  • Opera
  • Opera
Label
Cabals and satires : Mozart's comic operas in Vienna, Ian Woodfield
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Cabals and Satires; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Sources; Introduction; 1. Intertroupe Rivalries: The Reception of Figaro; 2. Dynastic Alliances: The Genesis of Don Giovanni; 3. Operatic Satire: Dittersdorf's Figaro; 4. In Time of War: The Vienna Don Giovanni; 5. Italian Opera Reprieved: L'ape musicale; 6. Da Ponte as Impresario: The Revival of Figaro; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
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on1059577086
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190692643
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unknown
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Oxford University Press
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1059577086
Label
Cabals and satires : Mozart's comic operas in Vienna, Ian Woodfield
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Cabals and Satires; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Figures; List of Tables; Sources; Introduction; 1. Intertroupe Rivalries: The Reception of Figaro; 2. Dynastic Alliances: The Genesis of Don Giovanni; 3. Operatic Satire: Dittersdorf's Figaro; 4. In Time of War: The Vienna Don Giovanni; 5. Italian Opera Reprieved: L'ape musicale; 6. Da Ponte as Impresario: The Revival of Figaro; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Control code
on1059577086
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190692643
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Oxford University Press
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1059577086

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