Musical Theatre 3

Musical Theatre 3

Study Cycle: 2

Lectures: 30

Seminars: 30

Tutorials: 0

ECTS credit: 4

Lecturer(s): red. prof. dr. Pompe Gregor


The study is oriented towards a systematic discussion of the history of the music theatre. It is focused on different questions that can encompass:
• individual creators,
• genres,
• music forms,
• time sections/composer schools,
• geographical areas,
• music reproduction reception of musical works,
• key chapters: opera after Wagner, Italian verismo, expressionism, neoclassicism, political opera, antiopera, serialism and opera, New music and tradition, music theatre, instrumental theatre, scenic compositions, avant-garde, postmodernism, contemporary opera, postopera.
The study gives insides in basic dramaturgical questions, tied to the characteristics of music-theatre works in different historical periods.
Topics and themes for individual assignements are changed with every iteration of the subject.