Lecture_15_Romantic_Opera

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Lecture 15: Romantic Opera Verdi’s Rigoletto “La donna è mobile” “Un di se ben rammentomi” Wagner’s Die Walküre (THe Valkyrie) “Ride of the Valkyries” Know the composers, important historical information about them, and their significance to music history (as covered in lecture) Know the pieces, the historical context of their composition, important characteristics
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Unformatted text preview: about them, (plots, origin of the plots, important characters, descriptions of their melodies, etc.) general facts about their programs La Scala Vittorio Emmanuele II (& why hes relevant to Verdi) Wagners librettist Leitmotifs Music drama Gesamtkunstwerk The Ring of the Nibelung Endless melody...
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This note was uploaded on 04/02/2009 for the course MUS 15 taught by Professor Johnson during the Winter '07 term at UCSB.

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