Giulio Cesare : Opera Insights / with Devon Nelson, PhD candidate in musicology, Jacobs School of Music.

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Metadata

Date
2019
Main contributor
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Contributors
Nelson, Devon (Devon R.); Resur, Cyrus; Tadey, Anthony; Indiana University Opera Theater
Publisher
Indiana University Jacobs School of Music
Genres
Operas.; Lectures.
Subjects
Opera; Music; History and criticism; Lectures and lecturing
Collection
Cook Music Library, Jacobs School of Music Performances
Unit
Music Library
Language
English
Physical Description
1 online resource (streaming video files) : digital
Notes

Creation/Production Credits

Cyrus Resur, Anthony Tadey, production.

Performers

Devon Nelson, lecturer.

Statement of Responsibility

with Devon Nelson, PhD candidate in musicology, Jacobs School of Music.

Contents

Introduction (1:52) -- Squabbles in the Royal Academy of Music (3:58) -- Making the singers shine. Collecting star singers (3:11) ; Musically highlighting the singers (8:12) ; Cesare and Cleopatra as historical characters (2:17) -- Audiences and antiquity. Theatrical precedents (4:09) ; Ancient imagery and antiquarianism (3:20) ; Responding to a larger antiquarian culture (2:51).

Venue/Event Date

Recorded: 2019 January 23, M361, Simon Music Library and Recital Center, Indiana University, Bloomington.
Other Identifiers
Catalog Key: 17397392; OCLC: ocn1088557648; OCLC: 1088557648