Dissonance in the Republic of Letters: The Querelle Des Gluckistes Et Des Piccinnistes, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Dissonance in the Republic of Letters

The Querelle Des Gluckistes Et Des Piccinnistes, 1st Edition

By Mark Darlow

Routledge

240 pages

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This book seeks to recontextualize the quarrel, embedding it in the cultural politics of the 1770s, and thereby to offer a richer account of the disputes which would account for some of the wider issues at stake.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. Opera Reform on the Eve of Gluck's Arrival 2. From Iphigénie en Aulide to Orphée: A Court-Sponsored Reform? 3. Simplicity without Primitivism 4. Talking about Opera 5. Resolution? 6. Conclusion

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
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FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / General
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LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / General
LAN008000
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Journalism
SOC002010
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / Cultural