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Sentimental Opera: Questions of Genre in the Age of Bourgeois Drama
Preface A prologue on genre 1. Pamela goes to the opera 2. The emergence of bourgeois drama 3. The codification of bourgeois drama 4. Opera as drame 5. Sensibility and the moral cure 6. A sentimentalExpand
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On “Diegesis” and “Diegetic”: Words and Concepts
In discussing those passages of an opera in which not only the audience but also the characters of the story hear music, musicologists often write of “diegetic” music, adopting well-establishedExpand