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Short History of Opera

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Isbn 9780231119580
Publisher Columbia University Press
Imprint Columbia University Press
Contributor 1 Grout, Donald
Contributor 2 Williams, Hermine Weigel
Pages 992
BISAC 1 BISAC 1
BISAC 2 BISAC 2
Author Bio

Donald Jay Grout was, until his death in 1987, Given Foundation Professor of Musicology Emeritus at Cornell University. He was author of the classic A History of Western Music, and Alessandro Scarlatti: An Introduction to His Operas, as well as general editor of The Operas of Alessandro Scarlatti.

Hermine Weigel Williams is Scholar-in Residence at Hamilton College. She has contributed to The New Grove Dictionary of Music, The Operas of Alessandro Scarlatti, and The Symphony: 1720--1840. She is author of Francesco Bartolomeo Conti: His Life and Music, Sibelius and His Masonic Music, and co-author of Giovanni Battista Pergolesi: A Guide to Research. She is also co-editor of Facts Behind the Songs: A Handbook of American Popular Music from the Nineties to the 90's.


Audience Professional/Scholarly
Format Trade Cloth
Release Date 08/15/2003
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