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The Resource Opera and ideology in Prague : [polemics and practice at the National Theater, 1900-1938], Brian S. Locke

Opera and ideology in Prague : [polemics and practice at the National Theater, 1900-1938], Brian S. Locke

Label
Opera and ideology in Prague : [polemics and practice at the National Theater, 1900-1938]
Title
Opera and ideology in Prague
Title remainder
[polemics and practice at the National Theater, 1900-1938]
Statement of responsibility
Brian S. Locke
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Locke, Brian S.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Eastman studies in music
Series volume
v. 39
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Opera
  • Music
Label
Opera and ideology in Prague : [polemics and practice at the National Theater, 1900-1938], Brian S. Locke
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [389]-418) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction : nationalism, modernism, and the social responsibility of art in Prague -- Smetana, Hostinský, and the aesthetic debates of the nineteenth century -- Legacies, ideologies, and responsibilities : the polemics of the pre-independence years (1900-1918) -- "Archetypes who live, rejoice, and suffer" : Czech opera in the fin de siècle -- The pathology of the new society : debates in the early years of the First Republic (1918-24) -- Infinite melody, ruthless polyphony : Czech modernism in the early Republic -- "A crisis of modern music or audience?" : changing attitudes to cultural and stylistic pluralism (1925-30) -- "I have rent my soul in two" : divergent directions for Czech opera in the late 1920s -- Heaven on earth : socialism, jazz, and a new aesthetic focus (1930-38) -- "A sad optimism, the happiness of the resigned" : extremes of operatic expression in the 1930s -- The ideological debates of Prague within a European context
Control code
FIEb15449452
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 431 pages
Isbn
9781580462280
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, music
System control number
(OCoLC)429177212
Label
Opera and ideology in Prague : [polemics and practice at the National Theater, 1900-1938], Brian S. Locke
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [389]-418) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction : nationalism, modernism, and the social responsibility of art in Prague -- Smetana, Hostinský, and the aesthetic debates of the nineteenth century -- Legacies, ideologies, and responsibilities : the polemics of the pre-independence years (1900-1918) -- "Archetypes who live, rejoice, and suffer" : Czech opera in the fin de siècle -- The pathology of the new society : debates in the early years of the First Republic (1918-24) -- Infinite melody, ruthless polyphony : Czech modernism in the early Republic -- "A crisis of modern music or audience?" : changing attitudes to cultural and stylistic pluralism (1925-30) -- "I have rent my soul in two" : divergent directions for Czech opera in the late 1920s -- Heaven on earth : socialism, jazz, and a new aesthetic focus (1930-38) -- "A sad optimism, the happiness of the resigned" : extremes of operatic expression in the 1930s -- The ideological debates of Prague within a European context
Control code
FIEb15449452
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 431 pages
Isbn
9781580462280
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, music
System control number
(OCoLC)429177212

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