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Author Geary, Jason.

Title Politics of Appropriation : German romantic music and the ancient Greek l₃egacy / Jason Geary
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2014
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Contents Ancient Greece and the German cultural imagination -- Mendelssohn's Antigone and the rebirth of Greek tragedy -- The reception of Antigone and the aesthetics of appropriation -- The growth of a genre : Taubert's Medea and the Greek stage revival in Berlin -- Mendelssohn and Oedipus in the age of Chistianity -- Lachner and the emergence of a new Athens -- The Wagnerian turn -- Epilogue : the decline of a genre
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Dramatic music -- Germany -- 19th century -- History and criticism
Greek drama (Tragedy) -- Appreciation -- Germany.
Dramatic music.
Greek drama (Tragedy) -- Appreciation.
MUSIC -- Instruction & Study -- Theory.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0199389500