THE DRAMATIC GENIUS OF VERDI: Studies of Selected Operas by Vincent Godefroy

THE DRAMATIC GENIUS OF VERDI: Studies of Selected Operas

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Analyses of ten operas by Verdi, from his first success Nabucco to the three early-middle masterpieces Rigoletto, Trovatore, and Traviata. Godefroy examines musical characterization, dramatic impact of orchestral detail, and use of literary sources.

Pub Date: Feb. 4th, 1975
Publisher: St. Martin's