Contains more than 2, 000 entries that supply information on the mythological, historical, geographical, and literary references contained in western art song. This lexicon helps singers and accompanists enhance their performances of songs, by providing them with the background on the many references embedded in this vast repertoire.... country to another and deprived of a German-speaking public, created the five plays that established his international reputation, ... The constant battles centered on his allegiance to Marxist doctrine, his merit as an artist, and his relevance as an ... PRINCIPAL POETIC WORKS: Hauspostille, , trans. as Manual ofPiety, ; Selected Poems, trans. ... SONG COMPOSER POET aWee Williea Benjamin Britten Robert Burns BRENTANO, CLEMENS ( a ): German poet.
|Title||:||Researching the Song:A Lexicon|
|Author||:||Shirlee Emmons, Wilbur Watkins Lewis|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press - 2005-12-22|