Origin of scena
Examples from the Web for scena
The scena ends with a stretto, a concluding passage taken in more rapid tempo in order to enhance the effect.The Complete Opera Book|Gustav Kobb
Its scena is of rather irregular shape, and borders one of the narrow ends of the agora.
The scena was again burnt in the reign of Philippus and a third time restored.Plutarch's Lives Volume III.|Plutarch
Tomorrow the grand rehearsal takes place, and on the 13th my opera is to be in scena.The Letters of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Vol. 1|Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Fragments of the travertine substructions of the scena still remain.Old Rome|Robert Burn