Tonality as Drama

Closure and Interruption in Four Twentieth-century American Operas

by Edward D. Latham

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  • 1574413716
  • 9781574412499
  • 9781574413717
Drawing on the fields of dramaturgy, music theory, and historical musicology, this book answers a question about twentieth-century music: Why does tonality persist in opera, even after it has been abandoned in other genres?

  • University of North Texas Press; September 2008
  • ISBN: 9781574413717
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  • Title: Tonality as Drama
  • Author: Edward D. Latham
  • Imprint: University of North Texas Press
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1574413716
  • 9781574412499
  • 9781574413717
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1574413716
  • 9781574412499
  • 9781574413717