Title: Don Quijote's Sally into the World of Opera
Publisher: Peter Lang Publishing Inc
Book Condition: New
Series: Studies on Cervantes and His Time. Num Pages: 176 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: AVA; AVGC9; DB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Weight in Grams: 420. . 1994. illustrated edition. Hardcover. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9780820416557
Synopsis: The fascinating character of Don Quijote has intrigued readers and literary critics throughout the centuries. Yet, the windmill-fighting knight and his jolly squire, Sancho Panza, had an even greater impact on the world of music and particularly opera. This book examines the history of Don Quijote in opera from the 17th century to our times. It offers great insight into the reception of this literary work via operatic interpretations in major European countries. It also shows how an important literary work influenced the development and evolution of certain forms of opera.
About the Author: The Author: Bárbara P. Esquival-Heinemann is an assistant professor of Spanish at Winthrop College, South Carolina. She was educated in Germany, Spain, Canada and the United States, and received her Ph.D. from SUNY-Buffalo. Her teaching experience includes three years at St. Lawrence University, New York, where she was also a Faculty Advisor for International students. She has travelled widely,and for three years hosted her own Radio opera show in Waterloo, Ontario.
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