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Ornamentasie in Handel se Giulio Cesare in Egitto (HWV 17) : 'n histories-ingeligte benadering / E. Louw.

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dc.contributor.author Louw, Elsabé
dc.date.accessioned 2011-07-25T09:26:39Z
dc.date.available 2011-07-25T09:26:39Z
dc.date.issued 2010
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10394/4280
dc.description Thesis (M.Mus.)--North-West University, Potchefstroom Campus, 2010.
dc.description.abstract In this study, historically informed performance practice (HIP) is investigated as an approach to the performance or vocal ornamentation, with special emphasis on the operas of George Frideric Handel. The study aims to use information about this approach to performance practice in order to show forth its significant role in the performance of Handel arias. Through musicological viewpoints that have arisen out of the historical performance debate since the late 20th century, the study investigates the development and attributes of the HIP movement in order to identify its essential characteristics. Following this process, the author is able to define the HIP approach subjectively. Once a clearer knowledge of HIP is obtained, its influence on the performance of ornamentation is studied. Because Handel's operas were composed in the Italian style, the Italian vocal method is explored. Historical information is gathered through the use of an aria, embellished by Handel, Affanni del pensier, from his opera Ottone. With this information, the author attempts to freely embellish an aria, Da tempeste if legno infranto, from Handel's opera, Giulio Cesare. This example of the performance style is practised with the historical information in mind, without inhibiting the creativity of the author.
dc.language Afrikaans
dc.publisher North-West University
dc.subject Histories-ingeligte uitvoeringspraktyk en_US
dc.subject Vokale ornamentasie en_US
dc.subject Handel arias en_US
dc.subject 17de-eeuse Italiaanse sangstyl en_US
dc.subject Historically informed performance practice en_US
dc.subject Vocal ornamentation en_US
dc.subject Handel-arias en_US
dc.subject 17th Century Italian vocal style en_US
dc.title Ornamentasie in Handel se Giulio Cesare in Egitto (HWV 17) : 'n histories-ingeligte benadering / E. Louw. en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US
dc.description.thesistype Masters en_US


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