Description - From "Idomeneo" to "Die Zauberflote" by Myer Fredman
This is the first book by an experienced conductor to explore the orchestras contribution to Mozarts greatest operatic works: Idomeneo, Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail, Die Schauspieldirektor, Le nozze di Figaro, Don Giovanni, Cosi fan tutte, La clemenza di Tito, and Die Zauberflote. It is written for the concert and opera going public who are interested in enlarging their knowledge and appreciation of these masterpieces, but also contains many practical suggestions for aspiring conductors.
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(155mm x 230mm x 19mm)
Sussex Academic Press
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Book Reviews - From "Idomeneo" to "Die Zauberflote" by Myer Fredman
Author Biography - Myer Fredman
Myer Fredman studied with Sir Adrian Boult, and has assisted Otto Klemperer and Sir Charles Mackerras, and was the first Music Director of Glyndebourne Touring Opera. He received an Italian Government medal Per Servizio della Musica e Cultura Italiana, and has conducted the Royal Philhar- monic Orchestra and London Philharmonic Orchestra. Sir Charles Mackerras. Among his many international musical engagements he was: Conductor at the Glyndebourne Festival, 1963-74; Initial Musical Director of Glyndebourne Touring Opera, 1968-74; Musical Director, State Opera of South Australia, 1974-80; Conductor and Artistic Associate with The Australian Opera, 1983-98.