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Text and Music in German Operas of the 1920s

A Study of the Relationship between Compositional Style and Text-setting in Richard Strauss' "Die Ägyptische Helena</I>, Alban Berg's "Wozzeck</I> and Arnold Schoenberg's "Von heute auf morgen</I>


Rebekka Sandmeier

Contents: Case-Studies - Background and developments in libretti, music and textsetting - Comparative studies and analysis: vocal line, leitmotifs, formal structures, instrumentation.