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Opera and Its Symbols: The Unity of Words, Music and Staging

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The late musicologist, performer, and writer Robert Donington discusses the workings of symbolism in opera and the importance of staging an opera in keeping with the composer's intentions. His analysis includes scenes and characters from operas by Monteverdi, Mozart, Verdi, Wagner, Bizet, Puccini, Debussy, Strauss, Stravinsky, Berg, Britten, Tippett, and other composers.

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Opera and Its Symbols: The Unity of Words, Music and Staging
1992, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300056617

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Opera and Its Symbols: The Unity of Words, Music and Staging
1990, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300047134

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