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The opera fanatic

Claudio E. Benzecry

The opera fanatic

ethnography of an obsession

by Claudio E. Benzecry

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Published by The University of Chicago Press in Chicago, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementClaudio E. Benzecry
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML1700 .B326 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24412644M
ISBN 100226043401, 0226043428
ISBN 109780226043401, 9780226043425
LC Control Number2010034632

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“The wonder of The Opera Fanatic is that nobody wrote this book before. An ethnography of opera fans in the Buenos Aires area, this study pinpoints a phenomenon that is worldwide in scope today.

The Opera Fanatic comes from an academic press and is obviously a serious academic study. That shouldn’t stop the lay opera fan from picking it up.

It’s written in an engaging, readable style, and it. The Opera Fanatic- Book. likes. The Opera Fanatic: Ethnography of an Obsession by Claudio E. BenzecryFollowers:   "The wonder of The Opera Fanatic is that nobody wrote this book ethnography of opera fans in the Buenos Aires area, this study pinpoints a phenomenon that is worldwide in scope Cited by: Stefan Zucker, an eccentric opera fanatic from New York, visits the opera divas of his childhood: megalomaniacs, beauties, vain, fascinating - forgotten by many but worshiped by countless oper /5(14).

The Opera Fanatic book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Though some dismiss opera as old-fashioned, it shows no sign of disappea /5(18). The Opera Fanatic is a wonderfully eye-opening work that draws us into the complex world of the opera fanatic in Buenos Aires.

Thoughtfully crafted and vividly written, The opera fanatic book will appeal to a wide Pages: Stefan Zucker (born ) is an American singer, expert on Italian opera and self-described "opera fanatic." He was listed in the Guinness Book of Records as the "world's highest tenor" for having.

Claudio E. Benzecry, (Honorable Mention) for The Opera Fanatic: Ethnography of an Obsession How to explain the love for opera.

How to analyze how and when a taste becomes a passion. To answer. Jan Schmidt-Garre directs this documentary about the wild, passionate, campy world of opera singers.

Stefan Zucker -- authenticated by the Guinness Book of World Records as the world's highest Category: Documentary, Musical & Performing Arts. Zucker’s magazine, Opera Fanatic, is a strange hybrid of the scholarly journal and the supermarket tabloid.

In its pages can be found sober, well researched articles, as well as lurid. Bel Canto Ann Patchett pp, Fourth Estate, £ She herself is the bait for an even bigger fish: opera fanatic Katsumi Hosokawa, founder and president of a cash-rich electronics company.

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Benzecry available from Rakuten Kobo. Though some dismiss opera as old-fashioned, it shows no sign of Brand: University of Chicago Press. Get this from a library. The opera fanatic: ethnography of an obsession. [Claudio E Benzecry] -- Though some dismiss opera as old-fashioned, it shows no sign of disappearing from the world s stage.

So. The book looks at the fanatics who haunt the legendary Colón Opera House in Buenos Aires, a key site for opera's globalization. Looking at the stories of the fans, the book tells of two-hundred-mile trips for.

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“‘Opera Fanatic’ is a videotape presenting divas of the past in interviews with the opera fanatic himself, Stefan Zucker, tenor (‘the world’s highest,’ according to the Guinness Book of World Records). The Opera Fanatic ends with the words of José Luis, one of the book’s most quoted opera fans, who asks the author (p.

): Why is it that you sociologists always ask about if I go to the opera to be seen, to .Get this from a library! Opera fanatic. [Iris Adami Corradetti; Fedora Barbieri; Anita Cerquetti; Gina Cigna; Gigliola Frazzoni; Carla Gavazzi; Leyla Gencer; Magda Olivero; Marcella Pobbe; Jan Schmidt-Garre; .The Opera Fanatic: Ethnography of an Obsession By Claudio E.

Benzecry University of Chicago Press; pp. $29 A sixty-two-year-old vocal coach who heard Victoria de los Angeles in Barbiere di Siviglia .