Archivo de la categoría: Zarzuela

Zarzuela III. ‘Música clásica’, by Ruperto Chapí

Released in Madrid’s Teatro de la Comedia, the September 20, 1880. Although the original zarzuela is a parody of classical music to folk or popular music, it focuses on the didactic and has positively the study and enjoyment of music, especially … Seguir leyendo

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La Zarzuela II. The voices and their roles.

The main characters  are generally interpreted by Soprano and Tenor. Baritone, Mezzo or Contralto often have supporting roles. But in the Zarzuela exists a peculiar role, performing comic roles. Thus,  we have the comic soprano,  comic tenor,etc. Both in the zarzuela as in opera, … Seguir leyendo

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La Zarzuela

This Spanish drama-musical genre is characterized by a mixture of singing and spoken dialogue and the introduction of elements of the Spanish popular and folk tradition (jota, chotis, muñeiras…): The term zarzuela was born in the XVIIth century. They were musical works … Seguir leyendo

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