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"Humanities and Science University Journal" №9 (Art history, philology and historical sciences), 2014.

“Magdalena” by H. Villa-Lobos: The Composition’s History

W. M. Kettle
Price: 50 руб.
 The article explores the composition’s history of “Magdalena” — “A musical adventure in two acts” by H. Villa-Lobos: it reveals the plan work for the composition, the composer’s collaboration with his US partners, and the steps of work on the adaptation for piano and voice and the orchestral score.
Key words: H. VillaLobos, “Magdalena”, Brazilian opera, American Musical Theater,
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2. Idea for «Magdalena» born in Restaurant // New York Post. 20 Sept., 1948.
3. Lyra R. Villa-Lobos descobriu a galinha dos ovos de ouro. [19/04/46] In: Presenзa
de Villa-Lobos. Rio de Janeiro: MEC/DAC Museu Villa-Lobos, 1977. V. 10. P. 167–169.
4. Ormsbee H. Irra Petina, From the Met To a Jungle // New York Herald. 26 Sept.,
5. Vianna S. Interv’yu avtoru nastoyashchey raboty. Braziliya, Belu-Orizonti. 7 marta
2008 goda. Audiozapis’.
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7. Wright R., Forrest G. Magdalena. A musical adventure [Tekst bukleta kompaktdiska]. New-York: STD, 1988. 11 p.
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