search for books and compare prices
cover image
Il Corsaro
Price
Store
Arrives
Preparing
Shipping
The price is the lowest for any condition, which may be new or used; other conditions may also be available. Rental copies must be returned at the end of the designated period, and may involve a deposit.
Jump down to see edition details for: Hardcover | Paperback
Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Univ of Chicago Pr
Publication date July 1, 1998
Pages 114
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780226853178
ISBN-10 0226853179
Dimensions 2.25 by 11.25 by 17.25 in.
Weight 7.30 lbs.
Original list price $374.00
Other format details university press
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description:
Although Verdi began sketching the music for Il corsaro in 1846, a lengthy illness forced him to postpone further work. He finally completed the score in early 1848, but the revolutions of that year delayed its first performance. When it finally premiered on 25 October at the Teatro Grande of Trieste Verdi was in Paris and did not participate as usual in the production, which was poorly received. Though more successful in subsequent stagings, Il corsaro was soon eclipsed by the operas of the noted "trilogy" and fell from the repertory.

The full score of Il corsaro, published here for the first time, as well as recent revivals based on pre-publication proofs of this critical edition, reveal the work to be far more rewarding than even Verdi himself would later admit. Showing the gradual consolidation of Verdi's mature style through his contacts with French opera, Il corsaro well repays the renewed attention it is receiving.


Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780226853178
 
The price comparison is for this edition
from Univ of Chicago Pr (July 1, 1998)
9780226853178 | details & prices | 114 pages | 11.25 × 17.25 × 2.25 in. | 7.30 lbs | List price $374.00
About: Although Verdi began sketching the music for Il corsaro in 1846, a lengthy illness forced him to postpone further work.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780634071478
 
from Ricordi - Bmg Ricordi (November 1, 1986)
9780634071478 | details & prices | 194 pages | List price $24.95
About: Italian Only.

Pricing is shown for items sent to or within the U.S., excluding shipping and tax. Please consult the store to determine exact fees. No warranties are made express or implied about the accuracy, timeliness, merit, or value of the information provided. Information subject to change without notice. isbn.nu is not a bookseller, just an information source.