Table of contents for Magic flutes & enchanted forests : the supernatural in eighteenth-century musical theater / David J. Buch.

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Precedents & Sources of Magic & the “Marvelous”

1 L’Acade;mie Royale de Musique
2 Ope;ra-comique
3 Italian Serious Genres
4 Italian Comic Genres
5 German Musical Theater
6 The Supernatural in the Operas of Mozart

The Significance & Influence of Supernatural Topics

Appendix A: Chronological List of Operas, Ballets, Come;dies, Fe;eries, Pantomimes & Other Plays with Magic & Supernatural Content, 1699–1791
Appendix B: Selected Italian Circe, Medea & Orpheus Operas, 1700–1791
Appendix C: Operas Based on Ariosto & Tasso, 1700–1791
Appendix D: Some Eighteenth-Century Italian Don Juan Settings
Appendix E: Chronological List of German Theatrical Works with Magic & Supernatural Content, 1728–92

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Musical theater -- Europe -- History -- 18th century.
Supernatural in musical theater.
Music and magic.
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, -- 1756-1791. -- Zauberflčote.