By Timothy Cheek
Janáček Opera Libretti sequence (Příhody lišky Bystroušky, The crafty Little Vixen and Kát’a Kabanová), this quantity comprises components. half One supplies historical past at the opera, a dialogue concerning the a variety of voice forms and roles, Janáček’s sort and Czech functionality traditions, Czech people costumes, and a precis of Czech pronunciation and inflection. half presents the unique Czech libretto, word-for-word English translations, idiomatic English translations, IPA for pronunciation of the Czech, translations of the level instructions, and notes approximately sure phrases in Czech dialect.
As a necessary source not just for performers and administrators, but additionally historians and opera fans, this e-book brings new accessibility to a liked and undying opera.
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