After Wagner - Histories of Modernist Music Drama from Parsifal to Nono

By: Berry, Mark

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326pp. Beginning with the composer’s final stage work, Mark Berry traces the impact of Wagner on 20th-century opera. In particular he identifies how music drama, staging and political engagement intersect in the work of five composers with very different conceptions of a Wagnerian tradition.

Title: After Wagner - Histories of Modernist Music Drama from Parsifal to Nono

Author Name: Berry, Mark

Categories: OTHER COMPOSERS, Opera, Twentieth Century Music, Wagner,

Publisher: Boydell Press: 2014

ISBN Number: 1843839687

ISBN Number 13: 9781843839682

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New in Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 12911

Keywords: Arnold Schoenberg Richard Strauss Luigi Dallapiccola Luigi Nono Hans Werner Henze Modernist Music Twentieth Century,