||Five Centuries of Music in Venice
Five centuries of music in Venice. UNAUTHORIZED
||Venice Under Austrian Rule (3:32) -- Venice's Music World in Decay (2:30) -- Gioachino Rossini: Transformation of Venetian Musical Life (4:46) -- Gioachino Rossini's Unique Music (3:35) -- Gioachino Rossini's Aria from "Tancredi" (3:32) -- Gioachino Rossini's opera "L'Italiana in Algeri" (4:14) -- Importance of Opera Houses in Venice (3:57) -- Giuseppe Verdi: Venice's Greatest Operas (3:20) -- Giuseppe Verdi's "Rigoletto" (3:13) -- Giuseppe Verdi's "La Traviata" (4:05) -- Venice Becomes Non-Venetian (4:17) -- Richard Wagner's Final Venetian Performance (4:33) -- Death of Richard Wagner (4:05)
||This program is devoted to the 19th century, the Age of Grand Opera. It covers the rise of Rossini, the triumphant premieres at La Fenice Theatre, the overthrow of the Austrian occupation as Verdi became a folk hero, and the death of Wagner in Venice. Live performances in the Salon of La Fenice.
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|Interest grade level
||13 & up.
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|Issued in other form||Originally produced: Balfour Films, 1990 9780736557122|
|Publisher number||4071s Films Media Group|
|Publisher number||4075 Films Media Group|