"queste opere eminentemente sinfoniche e spettacolose": Giacomo Meyerbeer’s influence on Italian Opera orchestras

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Abstract

This study analyses Giacomo Meyerbeer's influence on Italian Opera and, consequently, on Italian orchestras. The first part looks at Meyerbeer's reception in Italy and describes his impact on the system of opera production there; the second part discusses the subsequent effects on opera-houses orchestras, referring to specific examples.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Opera Orchestra in 18th-and 19th-Century Europe, II: The Orchestra in the Theatre – Composers, Works and Performance
Pages185-227
Number of pages43
Publication statusPublished - 2008

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of '"queste opere eminentemente sinfoniche e spettacolose": Giacomo Meyerbeer’s influence on Italian Opera orchestras'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this