TITLE

Bitter rituals for a lost nation: Partch's Revelation in the Courthouse Park and Bernstein's Mass

AUTHOR(S)
Sheppard, W. Anthony
PUB. DATE
September 1996
SOURCE
Musical Quarterly;Fall96, Vol. 80 Issue 3, p461
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features Harry Partch's `Revelation in the Courthouse Park' and Leonard Bernstein's `Mass,' both examples of music theater based on ritual models. Dramatic structure and text of both works; Primary topics raised by both works; Reception of and criticism against both works.
ACCESSION #
140064

 

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