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Ein „wahrer Kirchen-Held“ : Die Performanz des heiligen Johannes von Nepomuk in Oratorien der Wiener Karmeliter Barfüßer (ca. 1744–1765)

Title in English A "true church hero" : The performance of St. John of Nepomuk in oratorios of the Viennese Carmelites (ca. 1744-1765)


Year of publication 2023
Type Chapter of a book
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Arts

Description The paper is devoted to the oratories performed to commemorate the memory of St. John of Nepomuk by the Order of the Carmelites in Vienna in the 18th century. The authors of the libretti and music are introduced, the character of the libretti is characterized and possible strategies for setting the surviving texts to music are presented.
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