Opera and sovereignty : transforming myths in eighteenth-century Italy / Martha Feldman.

Performed throughout Europe during the 1700s, Italian heroic opera, or opera seria, was the century's most significant musical art form, profoundly engaging such figures as Handel, Haydn, and Mozart. Opera and Sovereignty is the first book to address this genre as cultural history, arguing that...

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Main Author: Feldman, Martha
Format: eBook
Published: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2007.
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