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Author Everett, Yayoi Uno, author.

Title Reconfiguring myth and narrative in contemporary opera : Osvaldo Golijov, Kaija Saariaho, John Adams, and Tan Dun / Yayoi Uno Everett.

Publication Info. Indianapolis : Indiana University Press, 2016.


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Internet  WORLD WIDE WEB E-BOOK JSTOR    Downloadable
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Description 1 online resource (pages cm).
Series Musical meaning and interpretation
Musical meaning and interpretation.
UPCC book collections on Project MUSE.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Toward a multimodal discourse on opera -- Osvaldo Golijov's Ainadamar : a myth of "wounded" freedom -- Kaija Saariaho's Adriana Mater : a narrative of trauma and ambivalence -- John Adams's Doctor Atomic (2005-2006) : a Faustian parable for the modern age? -- The anti-hero in Tan Dun's The first emperor -- Epilogue : opera as myth in the global age.
Note Description based on print version record.
GMD: electronic resource.
Subject Operas -- 21st century -- Analysis, appreciation.
Tan, Dun, 1957- First emperor.
Adams, John, 1947- Doctor Atomic.
Saariaho, Kaija. Adriana Mater.
Golijov, Osvaldo, 1960- Ainadamar.
MUSIC / Instruction & Study / Voice.
MUSIC / Lyrics.
MUSIC / Printed Music / Vocal.
MUSIC / Individual Composer & Musician.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Project Muse.
Other Form: Original 0253017998 9780253017994 (OCoLC)920852864
ISBN 9780253018052 (electronic bk.)
0253018056 (electronic bk.)
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