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Mozart on the stage

Frederick Christopher Benn

Mozart on the stage

by Frederick Christopher Benn

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Published by Coward-McCann in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, -- 1756-1791

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Christopher Benn, with an introduction by Richard Capell and illustrations by Kenneth Green.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination178 p.
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14473613M
    OCLC/WorldCa884921

      M itsuko Uchida’s "remarkable approach to the piano—with her ability to shift the weight and meaning of any line of music in the most brilliant and seamless ways—is a given,” wrote the Chicago Sun-Times of the legendary pianist. Uchida returns to Carnegie Hall to play and lead works by Mozart from the keyboard. From the virtuosic Piano Concerto No. 19 to the dramatic Piano Concerto No. Stagecoach Mini Book. Mozart’s family traveled from country to country on stagecoaches, and within the cities he toured and performed in. A stagecoach or carriage is a time scheduled traveling vehicle (coach) with 4 wheels and boxed in passenger seats that is pulled from one designated spot (stage) to another carrying passengers or cargo.

    Mozart Biography Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (27 January – 5 December ) was one of the most influential, popular and prolific composers of the classical period. A child prodigy, from an early age he began composing over works, including some of the most famous pieces of symphonic, chamber, operatic, and choral music. Penguin Books Mozart: A Life Paperback Book [In this brilliant biography, acclaimed historian Paul Johnson draws upon his expert knowledge of the era and Mozart's own private letters to conjure Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's life and times in rich detail.

    Renowned Mozart scholar Daniel Heartz brings his deep knowledge of social history, theater, and art to a study of the last and great decade of Mozart's operas. Mozart specialists will recognize some of Heartz's best-known essays here; but six pieces are new for the collection, and others have been revised and updated with little-known documents on the librettist's, composer's, and stage.   What We Love And Hate About 'Mozart In The Jungle': Deceptive Cadence The new Amazon series is a comedy, not a reality show — in any way, .


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Mozart on the stage by Frederick Christopher Benn Download PDF EPUB FB2

The book tells the story of how Mozart's operas came into existence, following the processes that Mozart went through as he brought his operas from commission to performance.

Chapters trace the fascinating series of interactions that took place between Mozart and Cited by: 5. This is a short, brief, to-the-point book about Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, which, for all its brevity, is probably the only book a general reader would want to consult to be fully informed of his life and work.

In addition, if you are like me, your only source of information about the life of Mozart is the great movie and stage play, "Amadeus."/5(92).

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (–91) was an Austrian composer. Mozart composed music in several genres, including opera and symphony.

His most famous compositions included the motet Exsultate, Jubilate, K (), the operas The Marriage of Figaro () and Don Giovanni (), and the Jupiter Symphony (). In all, Mozart composed more. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (27 January – 5 December ) was a prolific and influential composer of the classical era.

Born in Salzburg. Presenting a fresh approach to Mozart's achievements as a composer for the stage, John A. Rice outlines the composer's place in the operatic culture of his time. The book tells the story of how Mozart's operas came into existence, following the processes that Mozart went through as he brought his Price: $ Mozart on the stage.

New York, Praeger [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: János Liebner.

Get this from a library. Mozart on the stage. [John A Rice] -- "Presenting a fresh approach to Mozart's achievements as a composer for the stage, John A.

Rice outlines the composer's place in the operatic culture of his time. The book tells the story of how. “In Rossini was at an age which has often proven critical in the lives of musicians, painters and writers. Lapses into silence far more complete than Rossini's, creative failures, suicides, and unanticipated deaths have been common in the middle to late 30s.

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Mozart was a phenomenal genius, and this short book -- short just like Mozart's life -- gives a marvelous sense of that genius. For those who don't know much about Mozart's life, and don't know whether or not he was a founding member of the Dave Clark Five, this is the book for you/5.

The book brings together a wealth of information, some of it well known (such as numerous quotations from the Mozart correspondence, the endnotes for which provide the locations in both Mozart: Briefe und Aufzeichnungen and the Anderson edition) and some of it newly presented, especially in the chapter on theaters and stage design.

Sometimes the libretto is written in close collaboration with the composer; this can involve adaptation, as was the case with Rimsky-Korsakov and his librettist Vladimir Ivanovich Belsky [ru; de], or an entirely original the case of musicals, the music, the lyrics and the "book" (i.e., the spoken dialogue and the stage directions) may each have its own author.

Basis for inclusion. The list includes all the theatrical works generally accepted as composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.

In this context "theatrical" means performed on a stage, by vocalists singing in character, in accordance with stage directions. Simon Callow relishes Jane Glover's beautiful account of the women in the composer's life, Mozart's Women Simon Callow Fri 30 Sep.

If we tend to envision the short life of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart as primarily unhappy — ever at odds with his wife, impoverished and in debt, driven to an early grave by his rival Antonio.

By Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart / ed. Willard A. Palmer / perf. Scott Price. Piano Book & CD. This useful series, edited by Willard A. Palmer and others, features the easiest works of Mozart.

All selections are presented in their original, un-simplified form and are organized in progressive order of difficulty. It allows students to begin playing thisCategory: Piano Collection. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article.

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, Digital Mozart Edition (comprehensive set of his musical compositions, with German commentary and English and German user interfaces), ed. by Internationale Stiftung. Gay does a good job of portraying the complex relationship between Mozart and his tyrannical stage father.

Likewise, he effectively describes Mozart's relationship with his social environment, late in the Enlightenment. He also tracks his creative development, revisiting the genius of many works, especially the later operas.5/5(5). Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

Mozart: The story of a little boy and his sister who gave concerts by Tapper - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg. Mozart¿s Blood seemed the perfect book for me as I love history, Mozart, vampires and all things Italian.

I found the plot was intriguing and the author¿s vampire mythos very inventive. This is an adult vampire tale, more in the style of Dracula, than Twilight (and I enjoyed both of those).The writing in this unusual historical paranormal /5(20).

Mozart on the Stage Mozart on the Stage Butler, Margaret R. Scholarship John A. Rice: Mozart on the Stage Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pages, $76, £44 (hardcover); $, £ (paperback) Why do we need another book on Mozart’s operas? John A. Rice anticipates this question and answers it up front in the preface of his new book.

Karla Crome rightly plays Mozart’s wife, Constanze, as a shrewd, sharp-witted figure and the supporting roles are given unusual weight by Geoffrey Beevers as a Author: Michael Billington.