Mozart on the Stage
By (author) John A. Rice
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Mozart on the Stage by John A. Rice
Book DescriptionPresenting 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 operas from commission to performance. Chapters trace the fascinating series of interactions that took place between Mozart and librettists, singers, stage designers, orchestras, and audiences. In linking the operas by topic, Rice emphasizes what Mozart's operas have in common, regardless of when he wrote them and the genres to which they belong. Overall, the book demonstrates how Mozart's entire operatic oeuvre is the product of a single extraordinary mind and a single pan-European operatic culture.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521816342
(228mm x 152mm x 18mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 22-Jan-2009
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author John A. Rice
Anthology for Music in the Eighteenth Century, Paperback (February 2013)
A concise anthology including a wide range of eighteenth-century music.
Music in the Eighteenth Century, Paperback (January 2013)
Eighteenth Century Music in its cultural, social, and intellectual contexts.
Mozart on the Stage, Paperback (January 2009)
Telling the story of Mozart's operas from concept to stage, this book outlines Mozart's achievements as an operatic composer.
Empress Marie Therese and Music at the Viennese Court, 1792-1807, Paperback (November 2007)» View all books by John A. Rice
Study of Empress Marie Therese as music patron in the Vienna of Haydn and Beethoven.
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Author Biography - John A. Rice
John A. Rice has taught music history at the University of Washington, Colby College, the University of Houston, the University of Texas, and the University of Alabama, where in 2005 he occupied the Endowed Chair in Music.
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