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Origin of singspiel
Words nearby singspiel
Example sentences from the Web for singspiel
Did not Wagner himself recommend a budding bard to start his musical career with a Singspiel?The Opera|R.A. Streatfeild
It is hard to define singspiel, because it is exclusively German.
Leipsic and Vienna made earnest attempts to support the German "singspiel" (song-play).
Yet at times the Germans themselves have seemed to lose the distinction between singspiel and opera.
The old German singspiel form is preserved in the original score of "Der Freischtz," which contains spoken dialogue.