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From the Homeland: Teatro Musicale

Eric Salzman and Thomas Desi

in The New Music Theater

Published in print November 2008 | ISBN: 9780195099362
Published online January 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199864737 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195099362.003.0014
From the Homeland: Teatro Musicale

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This chapter discusses fascism and futurism in Italy; Luigi Dallapiccola; politics, improvisation, post-serialism, the return of the human voice, relationship of opera and music theater; Berio, Nono, Bussotti, Maderna; the 1968 and post-1968 generations; and postmodernism and experimentalism in the work of younger Italian composers.

Keywords: futurism; fascism; Luigi Dallapiccola; Berio; Nono; Bussotti; Maderna; post-1968 generations; postmodernism

Chapter.  12060 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Opera

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