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Winthrop: The Work, the Theme, the Story

Authors
Journal
Canadian University Music Review
0710-0353
Publisher
Consortium Erudit
Publication Date
Issue
4
Identifiers
DOI: 10.7202/1013902ar
Disciplines
  • Political Science

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"Winthrop: The Work, the Theme, the Story" Érudit est un consortium interuniversitaire sans but lucratif composé de l'Université de Montréal, l'Université Laval et l'Université du Québec à Montréal. Il a pour mission la promotion et la valorisation de la recherche. Érudit offre des services d'édition numérique de documents scientifiques depuis 1998. Pour communiquer avec les responsables d'Érudit : [email protected] Article Istvan Anhalt Canadian University Music Review / Revue de musique des universités canadiennes, n° 4, 1983, p. 184-195. Pour citer cet article, utiliser l'information suivante : URI: http://id.erudit.org/iderudit/1013902ar DOI: 10.7202/1013902ar Note : les règles d'écriture des références bibliographiques peuvent varier selon les différents domaines du savoir. Ce document est protégé par la loi sur le droit d'auteur. L'utilisation des services d'Érudit (y compris la reproduction) est assujettie à sa politique d'utilisation que vous pouvez consulter à l'URI http://www.erudit.org/apropos/utilisation.html Document téléchargé le 25 February 2014 10:45 "Winthrop: The Work, the Theme, the Story" WINTHROP: THE WORK, THE THEME, THE STORY Istvan Anhalt Winthrop is a major new musico-dramatic work by Istvan AnhaJt. In view of the theme and character of his earlier La Tourangelle (completed in 1975; published by Berandol, 1982) the two works can, and probably ought to be, seen as parallel compositions, forming a large-scale diptych that probes two of Canada's most important roots, reaching back into the first half of the seventeenth century. In La Tourangelle Anhalt chose for the focal personage Marie de l'Incarnation, the UrsuJine nun who became a very significant figure in the history of La Nouvelle France. In Winthrop he aims at depicting the life and times of John Winthrop, the first governor of the Massachusetts Bay Company who resided on the North American continent, taking into account events and experi- ences that too

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