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introduction to the dramatic works of Giacomo Meyerbeer operas, ballets, cantatas, plays by Robert Ignatius Le Tellier

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Published by Ashgate in Aldershot, Hants, England, Burlington, VT .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Meyerbeer, Giacomo, -- 1791-1864,
  • Dramatic music -- 19th century -- History and criticism

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. ).

StatementRobert Ignatius Letellier.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML410.M61 L38 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17873419M
ISBN 109780754660392
LC Control Number2007012916

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An Introduction to the Dramatic Works of Giacomo Meyerbeer: Operas, Ballets, Cantatas, Plays. By Robert Ignatius Letellier. [Book Review]. Click to read more about An Introduction to the Dramatic Works of Giacomo Meyerbeer: Operas, Ballets, Cantatas, Plays door Robert Ignatius Letellier. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers.   Meyerbeer’s first opera, Jephtas Gelübde, has a libretto by the German academic Alois Schreiber, based on a Biblical theme taken from chapters 11–12 of the Book of Judges. The story centres on the vow the ancient Israelite Judge made to God in return for victory over the enemy: “If thou wilt give the Ammonites into my hand, then whatever comes forth from the doors of my house to meet . Giacomo Meyerbeer (–) was the most successful composer of grand operas in nineteenth-century Paris, whose music continued to be frequently performed worldwide into the following century. Today, recent scholars acknowledge his stature but his operas have become stage rarities. There is normally a gap on shelves in libraries and bookshops between Mendelssohn and Mozart (Messaien .

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