Gaetano Donizetti: A Research and Information Guide offers an annotated reference guide to the life and works of this important Italian opera composer. The book opens with a complete chronology of Donizetti's life (1797-1848) and career, relating it to contemporary events. The balance of the book details secondary resources and other works, including general sources, catalogs, correspondence, biographical sources, critical works; production/review sources, singers and theaters, and the individual operas.
Table of Contents
Acknowledgments Preface Introduction Part I. Access Points for Research in Piano Pedagogy 1. Indexes and Databases 2. Bibliographies Part II. Sources of Information for Research and Learning 3. Encyclopedias and Dictionaries 4. Journals and Magazines 5. Dissertations and Theses 6. Tests and Measurements 7. Monographs Subject Index Author Index Title Index
James P. Cassaro is Music Librarian at the University of Pittsburgh (PA).