Stefania Turkevych's Heart of Oksana (1969): A Critical Edition of a Lost Ukrainian Opera
|Abstract||It is no secret that the Soviet Union silenced the voices of many artists, but pieces of this history are still emerging—including the story of Ukraine's first female composer to achieve professional renown: Stefania Turkevych (1898-1977). Although the quantity and quality of Turkevych's compositional output should have established her as a major international figure, most of her work remains unpublished. Turkevych is absent from both Grove Music and Die Musik in Geschichte und Gegenwart (MGG Online). There is a clear need for English-language biographical materials about Turkevych and for publication of her works.
This document represents the first critical edition of Turkevych’s three-act chamber opera, Серце Оксани (The Heart of... (more)
|Contributor||Glenn, Erica (Author) / Schildkret, David (Advisor) / Norton, Kay (Committee member) / DeMaris, Brian (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)|
|Subject||Music history / Musical composition / Slavic studies / composer / female / opera / Stefania / Turkevych / Ukraine|
|Note||Doctoral Dissertation Music 2020|
|Collaborating Institutions||Graduate College / ASU Library|
|Additional Formats||MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS|