TITLE

Whose patriotism? Austro-Hungarian relations and Der Zigeunerbaron

AUTHOR(S)
Crittenden, Camille
PUB. DATE
June 1998
SOURCE
Musical Quarterly;Summer98, Vol. 82 Issue 2, p251
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines Johann Strauss's opera `Der Zigerunerbaron,' and Austro-Hungarian relations. Setting in Hungary and written by a Hungarian librettist; Perspective as exclusively Austrian; Extratheatrical allusions; Cultural-political web of Vienna and Habsburg Empire; Premiere of opera at time of growing political and economic tensions.
ACCESSION #
1517859

 

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