Dance in Handel's London operas / Sarah McCleave

Author(s): McCleave, Sarah Yuill, 1963- author
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Subjects: Operas
Opera--England--London--18th century
Dance--England--London--18th century
Music and dance
Handel, George Frideric, Operas
Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Operas
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Rochester, NY : University of Rochester Press ; Woodbridge, Suffolk : Boydell & Brewer Limited, 2013
©2013
Series: Eastman studies in music v. 96
Eastman studies in music v. 96
LC Classification: M, ML
Physical Description: xiii, 266 pages : illustrations, music ; 24 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2012046475
ISBN: 9781580464208 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
ISBN: 1580464203 (hardcover : alkaline paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-254) and index
Contents: Introduction : genres of opera, styles of dance -- Handel's operas of the 1710s -- The Royal Academy operas -- Handel and the London theater, 1729-35 -- Theatrical dance and opera in London, 1735-55 -- The French connection -- Pastoral versus heroic : Handel's operas with dance -- Epilogue : opera dance in a changing marketplace
OCLC Number: 779874558
ISBN/ISSN: 9781580464208
1580464203
1071-9989