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Henry Purcell and the London stage

by Curtis Alexander Price

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [Cambridgeshire], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • English drama -- Restoration, 1660-1700 -- History and criticism,
  • Music in theaters

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCurtis Alexander Price.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML410.P93 P7 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 380 p., [6] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages380
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3172920M
    ISBN 100521238315
    LC Control Number83015170

    Henry Purcell and the London Stage. By Curtis Alexander Price. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, Pp. xiv + + 8 illustrations. £ - Volume 10 Issue 3 - Arnold HareAuthor: Arnold Hare. Henry Purcell and the London Stage by C. A Price ISBN ISBN Unknown; Cambridge / New York: Cambridge University Press, ; ISBN

    The Fairy-Queen (; Purcell catalogue number Z) is a masque or semi-opera by Henry Purcell; a "Restoration spectacular". The libretto is an anonymous adaptation of William Shakespeare's comedy A Midsummer Night's Dream. First performed in , The Fairy-Queen was composed three years before Purcell's death at the age of Following his death, the score was lost and only rediscovered Based on: A Midsummer Night's Dream, by . Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Henry Purcell and the London Stage by Curtis A. Price (Trade Cloth) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

    Curtis Alexander Price is the author of Henry Purcell and the London Stage ( avg rating, 3 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), The Early Baroque Era /5(4). The Indian Queen (Z. ) is a largely unfinished semi-opera with music by Henry Purcell, first performed at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London, in The exact date is unknown, but Peter Holman surmises it may have been in June.


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Book Description. This book was the first comprehensive survey of Purcell's dramatic music. It is concerned as much with the London theatre world - playhouses, poets, actors, singers, producers - as with the music itself.

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It is concerned as much (Henry & Mudge) Henry Purcell and the London Stage Boosey and Hawkes Dido and Aeneas (Vocal Score) BH Stage Works Series Composed by. This book was the first comprehensive survey of Purcell's dramatic music.

It is concerned as much with the London theatre world - playhouses, poets, actors, singers, producers - as with the music itself. Purcell wrote music for more than fifty plays of various types, most of them produced at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, between and The songs, dialogues, choruses, act tunes and.

Price, Henry Purcell and the London Stage CURTIS A. PRICE, Henry Purcell and the London Stage. Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, xiv + pp. Theatre music is always a poor relation. However much we may try fair-mindedly to accord it respectability, it is always dependent on our charity.

Sometimes we deign to disregard its parasitical. Purcell based his opera on A Midsummer Night's Dream and this version was altered to incorporate more dialogue from Shakespeare's play in place of changes made by an anonymous librettist in This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in Purcell and Shakespeare.

Henry Purcell and the London stage. Read Chapter 5, pp As well as four big dramatick operas, Henry Purcell also wrote a small all-sung masque, Dido and Aeneas, which is one of the few works of the century which fulfils a modern ideal of `opera'.

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