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Gossett, Philip

Overview
Works: 732 works in 1,396 publications in 6 languages and 11,999 library holdings
Genres: Manuscripts  Drama  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Musical settings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Writer of accompanying material, Librettist, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Contributor, Arranger, Adapter, Translator, Commentator
Classifications: M3, 782.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Philip Gossett
The New Grove masters of Italian opera : Rossini, Donizetti, Bellini, Verdi, Puccini by Philip Gossett( Book )

15 editions published between 1983 and 1988 in English and Spanish and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divas and scholars : performing Italian opera by Philip Gossett( Book )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Divas and Scholars is a beguiling account of how opera comes to the stage, filled with Philip Gossett's personal experiences of triumphant - and even failed - performances and suffused with his towering and tonic passion for music. Writing as a fan, a musician, and a scholar, Gossett, the learning authority on the performance of Italian opera in the entire world, brings to life the problems, and occasionally the scandals, that attend the production of some of the world's favorite operas. Gossett begins by tracing the social history of nineteenth-century Italian theaters in order to explain the nature of the musical scores from which performers have long worked. He then illuminates the often hidden but crucial negotiations that go on between opera scholars and opera conductors and performers."--Jacket
Anna Bolena and the artistic maturity of Gaetano Donizetti by Philip Gossett( Book )

8 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tancredi : melodramma eroico in due atti di Gaetano Rossi by Gioacchino Rossini( )

38 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overture to the opera Semiramide by Gioacchino Rossini( )

24 editions published between 1978 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arranged in four groups: I. Vocal scores (4). II. Orchestra parts (16). III. Vocal parts (9). IV. Chorus parts (18)
The works of Giuseppe Verdi by Giuseppe Verdi( )

in 3 languages and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ermione : azione tragica in due atti by Gioacchino Rossini( )

20 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in Italian and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gustavo III by Giuseppe Verdi( )

2 editions published in 2003 in Italian and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edizione critica delle opere di Gioachino Rossini by Gioacchino Rossini( )

12 editions published in 1979 in Italian and English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tancredi by Gioacchino Rossini( Recording )

5 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in Italian and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tancredi: Melodramma eroico in due atti. Libretto: Gaetano Rossi
Roberto Devereux : tragedia lirica in three acts by Gaetano Donizetti( )

12 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in 3 languages and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La straniera : melodramma in two acts by Vincenzo Bellini( )

8 editions published in 1982 in 3 languages and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Petite Messe solennelle by Gioacchino Rossini( )

9 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Norma : tragedia lirica in two acts by Vincenzo Bellini( )

8 editions published in 1983 in 3 languages and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I Capuleti e i Montecchi : tragedia lirica in two acts by Vincenzo Bellini( )

14 editions published in 1981 in 3 languages and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parisina : melodramma in three acts by Gaetano Donizetti( )

6 editions published in 1981 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maometto II : dramma in two acts by Gioacchino Rossini( )

7 editions published in 1981 in 3 languages and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I Puritani : melodramma serio in three acts by Vincenzo Bellini( )

8 editions published in 1983 in 4 languages and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elisabetta, regina d'Inghilterra : dramma per musica in two acts. by Gioacchino Rossini( )

10 editions published in 1979 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les martyrs : opera in four acts by Gaetano Donizetti( )

9 editions published in 1982 in 3 languages and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Gosset, Philip

Gossett, P.

Gossett, Philip

Gossett, Philip 1941-

Gossett, Philippe 1941-

Philip Gossett musicologo, storico e saggista statunitense

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Languages
Italian (148)

English (57)

French (7)

Latin (7)

German (1)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Divas and scholars : performing Italian operaThe works of Giuseppe Verdi