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Published: 14 October 2019

320 Pages | 79 line, 15 halftone


ISBN: 9780190063733

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Opera After the Zero Hour

The Problem of Tradition and the Possibility of Renewal in Postwar West Germany

Emily Richmond Pollock

  • Brings new archival material to light
  • Challenges prejudices regarding opera's importance to modernism
  • Relates a rich political context to composers' aesthetic goals and vice versa