Russian opera and the symbolist movement / Simon Morrison.

An aesthetic, historical, and theoretical study of four scores, this book is a groundbreaking and imaginative treatment of the important yet neglected topic of Russian opera in the Silver Age. The text explores how Russian symbolist poets interpreted opera and prompted operatic innovation.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Morrison, Simon Alexander, 1964-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2002.
Series:California studies in 20th-century music ; 2.
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Summary:An aesthetic, historical, and theoretical study of four scores, this book is a groundbreaking and imaginative treatment of the important yet neglected topic of Russian opera in the Silver Age. The text explores how Russian symbolist poets interpreted opera and prompted operatic innovation.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xii, 362 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9780520927261
0520927265
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9780585419596
1597348813
9781597348812
9780520229433
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