McGuire, Charles: Elgar's Oratorios (Ashgate Books) Hardback


Catalogue No: 9780754602712

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Subtitle: The Creation of an Epic Narrative

Department: Biographies & Reference - Books & Literature (Classical)

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Contents: Preface; The 19th-century British oratorio; Narrative and the oratorio; The Light of Life and the traditional oratorio; The Dream of Gerontius and operatic narrative; The Apostles and the narrative construction of an epic; The Kingdom and the epic continued; Epilogue: Elgar and the oratorio after The Kingdom; Appendices; Bibliography; Index.