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Henry Purcell & the Restoration theatre

Robert Etheridge Moore

Henry Purcell & the Restoration theatre

by Robert Etheridge Moore

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Purcell, Henry, -- 1659-1695.,
  • Opera -- London.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementforeword by Sir Jack Westrup.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19469114M

    The best book on Purcell's stage music is Robert E. Moore, Henry Purcell and the Restoration Theatre (), which combines literary and musical insights in a fascinating study. For background, see Percy Young, History of British Music (). Campbell, Margaret, Henry Purcell: glory of his age, Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, Purcell Society Volume This volume contains all Purcell's secular solo songs which have no known association with the theatre. It also includes those songs which though mainly for solo voice end with a short duet ://

      The Ashgate Research Companion to Henry Purcell book. Ashgate Research Companion to Henry Purcell provides a comprehensive and authoritative review of current research into Purcell and the environment of Restoration music, with contributions from leading experts in the field. the multi-faceted theatre environment in which his work was In particular, he is an expert on seventeenth-century English musical theatre and on the composer Henry Purcell. His work explores early modern cultural materials from an interdisciplinary perspective, seeking to rethink the configurations and interrelationships of conventionally separate genres—visual, dramatic, literary, musical—and to ?id=walkling:1FBCF7F2EA1C8A.

      Purcell by John Closterman, Henry Purcell (/ ˈ p ɜːr s əl, p ər ˈ s ɛ l /) [1] (c. 10 September [Note 1] – 21 November [2]) was an English gh it incorporated Italian and French stylistic elements, Purcell's was a uniquely English form of Baroque is generally considered to be one of the greatest English composers; no later native-born English   The Life Of Henry Purcell Words | 6 Pages. The Life of Henry Purcell Henry Purcell was a famous English composer during the Baroque period of music. There is very little known about Henry Purcell’s life. Purcell was born Septem in the Westminster area of central London, ://


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Henry Purcell & the Restoration theatre by Robert Etheridge Moore Download PDF EPUB FB2

Purcell, Henry,Opera Publisher Cambridge, Mass., Harvard University Press Collection Wellesley_College_Library; blc; americana Digitizing sponsor Boston Library Consortium Member Libraries Contributor Wellesley College Library Language English This book is a study of Purcell's operas, works of great musical stature which, with the exception of Dido and Aeneas, are almost unknown.

Since they are a genre of their own, part spoken play and only part sung, they have been neglected by literary historian and musicologist alike, each being hesitant to encroach upon a field not his :// Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Moore, Robert Etheridge, Henry Purcell & the restoration :// HENRY PURCELL AND THE RESTORATION THEATRE Unknown Binding – January 1, by ROBERT ETHERIDGE MOORE (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible :// Henry Purcell & the Restoration Theatre. Foreword by Sir Henry Purcell & the Restoration theatre book Westrup. Author: Moore, Robert Etheridge Title: Henry Purcell & the Restoration rd by Sir Jack Westrup Publication: Cambridge: Harvard University Press, Description: First edition, 8vo, pp.

xv, [1], ; portrait frontispiece, two leaves of plates printed on rectos and versos, music in text throughout; original Full text of "Henry Purcell & the Restoration theatre" See other formats Henry Purcell, Blow*, Eccles*, Locke*, Catherine Bott ‎– Sweeter Than Roses - Restoration Theatre Songs Label: L'Oiseau-Lyre ‎– Born inHenry Purcell was the finest and most original composer of his day.

Though he was to live a very short life (he died in ) he was able to enjoy and make full use of the renewed flowering of music after the Restoration of the   Henry Purcell was an English composer.

He was born in in Westminster, London; he died 21 November 21Westminster). Many musicians think he is the greatest English composer of all times. Although he only lived until he he wrote a large amount of music. His compositions include church music, instrumental music, music for the His life  His music  Influence   This book is primarily about Purcell's music, and is extremely light on the biographical material.

Each chapter covers a single genre, such as vocal music, odes, theatre music, etc. However, even though I was not terribly familiar with Purcell or his works, I still found this book Read this book on Questia.

These are interesting times for lovers of Henry Purcell's music. The commercial bandwagon of the tercentenary has begun to roll, propelled by ambitious plans for performances, recordings, conferences, exhibitions, films, television programmes, and media :// HENRY PURCELL ( - ) Henry Purcell was one of the greatest English composers, flourishing in the period that followed the restoration of the monarchy after the Puritan Commonwealth period.

He spent much of his short life in the service of the Chapel Royal as a composer, organist and :// Peter Holman Henry Purcell (Oxford Studies of Composers) Oxford University Press, ; ISBN X; pages This book, the first general survey of Purcell's music in a generation, is published to coincide with the tercentenary of his death.

It is the first book to explore in detail the historical context of Purcell's music, dealing fully ?lang=nl. 1 day ago  Henry Purcell, (born c. London, England—died NovemLondon), English composer of the middle Baroque period, most remembered for his more than songs; a tragic opera, Dido and Aeneas; and his incidental music to a version of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream called The Fairy l, the most important English composer of his time, composed music   The best book on Purcell's stage music is Robert E.

Moore, Henry Purcell and the Restoration Theatre (), which combines literary and musical insights in a fascinating study. For background, see Percy Young, History of British Music (). Additional Biography Sources Campbell, Margaret, Henry Purcell: glory of his age, Oxford;   Moore, R.

Henry Purcell and the Restoration Theatre, Greenwood Press, Westport CT, Muller, Julia Words and Music in Henry Purcell's First Semi-Opera, Dioclesian, Edwin Mellen Press, New York, Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection. Music in the London Theatre from Purcell to Handel.

Edited by Colin Timms, Bruce Wood; Online ISBN: Moore, R. E., Henry Purcell and the Restoration Theatre (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, ). henry purcell and the london stage Download henry purcell and the london stage or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to get henry purcell and the london stage book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in Buy Purcell: Ayres for the Theatre by Henry Purcell, Peter Holman, The Parley of Instruments from Amazon's Classical Music Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible  › Classical › Orchestral, Concertos & Symphonies › Symphonies.

Henry Purcell (Westminster, circa - Londen, 21 november ) was een Engelse componist van barokmuziek, wiens werk ook nu nog dikwijls wordt uitgevoerd en werk behoort tot het belangrijkste barokrepertoire. Hij was onder andere een leerling van de Engelse componist John l schreef zowel kerkmuziek, toneelmuziek en instrumentale werken als liederen en (semi 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 Henry Purcell's Life.

Purcell was born in Westminster, London, inplacing him at an interesting time in English history. His childhood encompassed the Restoration, the Plague and the Great Fire of London.

His Childhood. Henry's father was a choirmaster of the Chapel Royal from until his death in