Musical Theatre 2 C

Musical Theatre 2 C

Lectures: 30

Seminars: 30

Tutorials: 0

ECTS credit: 3

Lecturer(s): prof. dr. Pompe Gregor

The study is oriented towards a systematic discussion of the history of the music theatre. It is focused on different questions that can encompass:
• individual creators,
• genres,
• music forms,
• time sections/composer schools,
• geographical areas,
• music reproduction reception of musical works,
• Opéra comique and German romantic opera, belcanto opera, dramaturgy of Grand Opéra, Wagner’s concept of musical drama, Verdi – opera as drama, the idea of national opera, drame lirique and realism, Russian epic realism.
The study gives insides in basic dramaturgical questions, tied to the characteristics of music-theatre works in different historical periods.
Topics and themes for individual assignements are changed with every iteration of the subject.