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Stanislav Binicki's Opera Na Uranku: Genesis of Critical Analysis of the First Serbian Opera

Abstract The focus of this study was the first Serbian opera, Na Uranku (At Dawn). It was written by Stanislav Binièki (1872-1942) and was first performed in 1903 at the National Theatre in Belgrade. There were two objectives of this project: (1) a live concert performance of the opera, which produced an audio recording that can be found as an appendix; and, (2) an accompanying document containing a history and an analysis of the work. While Binièki's opera is recognized as an extraordinary artistic achievement, and a new genre of musical enrichment for Serbian music, little had been previously written either about the composer or the work. At Dawn is a romantic opera in the verismo tradition with national elements. The significance of this oper... (more)
Created Date 2011
Contributor Minov, Jana (Author) / Russell, Timothy (Advisor) / Levy, Benjamin (Committee member) / Schildkret, David (Committee member) / Rogers, Rodney (Committee member) / Reber, William (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Music / Musical Performances / Atdawn / Binicki / First / Nauranku / Opera / Serbian
Type Doctoral Dissertation
Extent 80 pages
Language English
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Note D.M.A. Music 2011
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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Description Opera Na Uranku: Part I directed by Jana Minov