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Music in the Theater: Essays on Verdi and Other Composers
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Princeton Univ Pr
Publication date March 1, 1994
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780691091341
ISBN-10 069109134X
Dimensions 0.75 by 6.50 by 9.75 in.
Weight 1.20 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $60.00
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Well-known for leading audiences to a new appreciation of Verdi as a subtle and elaborate musical thinker, Pierluigi Petrobelli here turns his attention to the intriguing question of how musical theater works. In this collection of lively, penetrating essays, Petrobelli analyzes specific operas, mainly by Verdi, in terms of historical context, musical organization, and dramaturgical conventions.

Originally published in 1994.

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Hardcover
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With Roger Parker (other contributor) | from Princeton Univ Pr (April 19, 2016)
9780691632797 | details & prices | 204 pages | List price $74.95
About: Well-known for leading audiences to a new appreciation of Verdi as a subtle and elaborate musical thinker, Pierluigi Petrobelli here turns his attention to the intriguing question of how musical theater works.
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from Princeton Univ Pr (March 1, 1994)
9780691091341 | details & prices | 6.50 × 9.75 × 0.75 in. | 1.20 lbs | List price $60.00
About: Well-known for leading audiences to a new appreciation of Verdi as a subtle and elaborate musical thinker, Pierluigi Petrobelli here turns his attention to the intriguing question of how musical theater works.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780691027104 Book cover for 9780691603469
 
With Roger Parker (other contributor) | from Princeton Univ Pr (July 14, 2014)
9780691603469 | details & prices | 202 pages | List price $29.95
from Princeton Univ Pr (November 1, 1995)
9780691027104 | details & prices | 6.25 × 9.50 × 0.50 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $23.95
About: Well-known for leading audiences to a new appreciation of Verdi as a subtle and elaborate musical thinker, Pierluigi Petrobelli here turns his attention to the intriguing question of how musical theater works.

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