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Orpheus in Paris

Siegfried Kracauer

Orpheus in Paris

Offenbach and the Paris of his time

by Siegfried Kracauer

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Published by Vienna House in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Paris (France),
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Offenbach, Jacques, 1819-1880.,
    • Composers -- France -- Biography.,
    • Paris (France) -- Civilization -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby S. Kracauer ; translated from the German by Gwenda David & Eric Mosbacher.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsDavid, Gwenda., Mosbacher, Eric, 1903-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML410.O41 K892 1972
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 373, xiv p., [28] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages373
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5309912M
      ISBN 100844300934
      LC Control Number72093827

      Orpheus in the Underworld and Orpheus in Hell are English names for Orphée aux enfers (French: [ɔʁfe oz‿ɑ̃fɛʁ]), a comic opera with music by Jacques Offenbach and words by Hector Crémieux and Ludovic was first performed as a two-act "opéra bouffon" at the Théâtre des Bouffes-Parisiens, Paris, on 21 October , and was extensively revised and expanded in a four-act.   The first big American opera event of the year is the premiere of composer Matthew Aucoin’s “Eurydice,” a co-commission with the Metropolitan Opera.

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The story of Orpheus was transformed and provided with a happy ending in the medieval English romance of Sir Orfeo. The ancient legend of Orpheus and Eurydice (Greek: Ὀρφεύς καί Εὐρυδίκη, Orpheus kai Eurydikē) concerns the fateful love of Orpheus of Thrace for the beautiful s was the son of Apollo and the muse may be a late addition to the Orpheus myths, as the latter cult-title suggests those attached to may have been derived from a legend in.

The Orpheus myth has fascinated Western culture from the sixth century B.C. to the present. This book defines, through a survey of the European tradition of literature, art, poetry, and music, some of the philosophical and psychological implications and developments of that myth.

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Originally published: Orpheus in Paris: Offenbach and the Paris of his time. 1st American ed. New York: Knopf, Description: vi,xiv pages, 28 unnumbered leaves of plates: illustrations ; 22 cm: Other Titles: Jacques Offenbach und das Paris seiner Zeit.

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