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Unformatted text preview: Meas. 196 is recapitulation Pergolesi: La serva padrona (The servant as mistress) track 84-87 on CD 7 pg. 62 1733 Italian Opera buffa (comic opera) Uses stock characters based on commedia delarte Intermezzo in 2 parts Mock chromaticism, long tones Gluck: Alceste: Act II, Scene 3 track 1-5 on CD 8 pg. 66 French version in 1776 Reform opera More accompagnata (less distinctions between recitative and aria) Use of chorus as a character or commentator Aria To a libretto by Calzabigi after Euripides...
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course MUS 412 taught by Professor Swanson during the Spring '08 term at Western Kentucky University.
- Spring '08