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Manuel Garcia (1775-1832): Chronicle of the Life of a bel canto Tenor at the Dawn of Romanticism

  • Author: Radomski, James

Book

$286.00

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Estimated despatch time 2 - 4 weeks

Contents

  • Introduction
  • Birth, Education, and Early Performances, 1775-1797
  • Debut in Madrid, 1798-1799
  • Malaga and Garcias Return to Madrid, 1799-1804
  • Last Years in Madrid, 1805-1807
  • 1812-1816: Establishing a Career: Paris (1807-1811) and Italy
  • 1818-1819: Paris (1816-1817) and London
  • Return to Paris, 1819-1823
  • London-Paris-London, 1823-1825
  • New York, 1825-1826
  • Mexico, 1826-1829
  • Return to Paris, Last Operatic Performance, 1829
  • Garcia as Teacher
  • Last Year and Death, 1831-1832
  • Aftermath: The Memory and Legacy of Garcia
  • Appendices
  • Select Bibliography
  • Index