An evolution of song: Opera, Oratorio, and Art Song

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Show simple item record Wakeley, Meghan A. 2011-05-09T20:02:58Z 2011-05-09T20:02:58Z 2011-05-09
dc.description.abstract This master’s report is a discussion of the selections and composers presented on my graduate recital performed in All Faiths Chapel on Thursday, April 28, 2010. This report is also an in-depth look at the history and evolution of opera arias, oratorio, and art songs beginning in the Renaissance period. The first chapter discusses song in the Renaissance period and the origin of opera. Chapter two discusses oratorio and the Baroque period. Chapter three discusses art song and opera arias in the Classical period, with particular emphasis on Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Chapter four discusses art song and opera aria in the Bel Canto style and Romantic period. Chapter four will also include information about the operetta. Chapter five discusses art song and opera aria in the Modern period. en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher Kansas State University en
dc.subject Opera en_US
dc.subject Art Song en_US
dc.title An evolution of song: Opera, Oratorio, and Art Song en_US
dc.type Report en_US Master of Music en_US
dc.description.level Masters en_US
dc.description.department Department of Music en_US
dc.description.advisor Reginald L. Pittman en_US
dc.subject.umi Music (0413) en_US 2011 en_US May en_US

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