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Title:
The fringe of an art; appreciations in music
Author:
Blackburn, Vernon, 1866-1907.
Publication Information:
London : At the Unicorn Press, 1898.
Physical Description:
viii, 181 pages : 4 portrait (including frontispiece) ; 20 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Prologue: Modernity in music.--"A century dead" [Mozart]--Arrigo Boito.--A journalist on tour [Charles Burney]--A great contemporary [Gounod]--The "grand traité."--Calvé.--A popular singer [Charles Santley]--Rossini.--M. Maurel and his school.--"Il Don Giovanni."--Plain song.--"Othello."--The manners of music.--Humour in music.--Tschaikowsky.--"Parsifal": a mere glimpse.--Mozart at Munich.--Epilogue: "Vanitas vanitatum."
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Format :
Book