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The Monteverdi companion

by Denis Arnold

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Published by Norton in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Monteverdi, Claudio, -- 1567-1643.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Denis Arnold and Nigel Fortune.
    SeriesThe Norton library -- N636.
    ContributionsFortune, Nigel
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML410.M77 A82 1972
    The Physical Object
    Pagination328 p. :
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21091260M
    ISBN 100393006360
    LC Control Number78-39110

    Claudio Monteverdi and Denis Stevens The Letters of Claudio Monteverdi Clarendon Pr, ; ISBN ; pages This is the fullest edition of Monteverdi's letters yet to appear in any language, presenting each of his known letters in English translation. Spanning the years , the letters give an unrivalled picture of the life. Author of The Beethoven companion, Monteverdi madrigals, Monteverdi madrigals, Monteverdi, The Monteverdi companion, Bach, Dictionnaire encyclopédique de la musique, Giovanni Gabrieli and the music of the Venetian High RenaissanceWritten works: Monteverdi Church Music, The New Monteverdi Companion.

    Buy The Cambridge Companion to Monteverdi (Cambridge Companions to Music) 1 by Whenham, John (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(3). The Monteverdi Companion. Ed. by Denis Arnold and Nigel For-tune. New York: W. W. Norton & Co., pp. THIS IS A COLLECTION Of studies by seven writers whose topics, styles, and schol-arly prowess range too widely to per-mit a fair verdict on the usefulness of the volume as a whole. Therefore, it seems more appropriate here to comment.

    Monteverdi (Milan, ); Domenico de' Paoli, Claudio Monteverdi: Lettere, dediche e prefazioni (Rome, ); Denis Arnold and Nigel For- tune, "The Man as Seen Through His Let- ters," The Monteverdi Companion, pp. Author: James H. Moore. Palisca, "Artusi-Monteverdi Controversy," New Monteverdi Companion, -"L'Artusi": unnamed composer criticized for treatement of dissonance -"L'Ottuso, Academico": sets out rules for dissonance treatment, new affects need new effects.


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Claudio Monteverdi is one of the most important figures of 'early' music, a composer whose music speaks powerfully and directly to modern audiences. This book, first published inprovides an authoritative treatment of Monteverdi and his music, complementing Paolo Fabbri's standard biography of.

The Monteverdi Companion offers chapters on aspects of Monteverdi’s work that relate his achievement to the music and ideas of his elders and contemporaries, illustrating the ways he learned from them and how he incorporated new procedures and principles into his : Arnold Denis. "Readers of The Opera Journal might well find the Cambridge Companion to Monteverdi most directly useful for its chapters on the composer's operas and for its treatment of other dramatic works by the composer." --The Opera Journal Book Description.

Written by leading specialists in the field, this Companion, first published inprovides Cited by: 8. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations, portraits, pls., music, facsimiles ; 23 cm: Contents: I. The man as seen through his letters / Denis Arnold and Nigel Fortune musical environment: Monteverdi and his teachers / Denis Arnold --Monteverdi: some colleagues and pupils / Denis Arnold --III.

Thinker and musician: The Artusi. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Revised edition of The Monteverdi companion. Includes index. The Cambridge Companion to Monteverdi. Cambridge Companions to Music.

Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press. ISBN (cloth) ISBN (pbk) External links. English translations of Monteverdi’s fourth book of madrigals; Free scores by Claudio Monteverdi in the Choral Public Domain Library (ChoralWiki).

Claudio Monteverdi was active as a composer for almost six decades in the late 16th and early seventeenth centuries, essentially the period of transition between the Renaissance and Baroque eras of music history. Much of Monteverdi's music was unpublished and is forever lost; the lists below include lost compositions only when there is performance history or other documentary evidence of the.

Claudio Giovanni Antonio Monteverdi (/ ˌ m ɒ n t ɪ ˈ v ɛər d i /, also US: /-ˈ v ɜːr d-/, Italian: [ˈklaudjo monteˈverdi] (); baptized 15 May – 29 November ) was an Italian composer, string player, choirmaster, and priest.A composer of both secular and sacred music, and a pioneer in the development of opera, he is considered a crucial transitional figure between the.

Cambridge University Press - The Cambridge Companion to Monteverdi - Edited by John Whenham and Richard Wistreich Excerpt. 1 Approaching Monteverdi: his cultures and ours. ANTHONY PRYER. In an anonymous letter, written just two years before Monteverdi died, and printed with the libretto of his opera Le nozze d’Enea con Lavinia, the author recommends the Price: $ This book, first published inprovides an authoritative treatment of Monteverdi and his music, complementing Paolo Fabbri's standard biography of the composer.

Written by leading specialists in the field, it is aimed at students, performers and music-lovers in general and adds significantly to our understanding of Monteverdi's music, his.

The Cambridge Companion to Monteverdi - edited by John Whenham December Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection. The Cambridge Companion to Monteverdi. Edited by John Whenham, Richard Wistreich; Online ISBN: Search Tips.

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Denis Arnold Buy from $ Claudio Monteverdi: Orfeo. John Whenham Buy from $ Monteverdi's Musical Theatre. This book, first published inprovides an authoritative treatment of Monteverdi and his music, complementing Paolo Fabbri's standard biography of the composer.

Written by leading specialists in the field, it is aimed at students, performers and music-lovers in general and adds significantly to our understanding of Monteverdi's music, his. The Fifth Book of Madrigals shows the shift from the late Renaissance style of music to the early Baroque.

[26] The Quinto Libro (Fifth Book), published inwas at the heart of the controversy between Monteverdi and Giovanni attacked the "crudities" and "license" of the modern style of composing, centering his attacks on madrigals (including Cruda Amarilli, composed around.

Claudio Monteverdi is one of the most important figures of 'early' music, a composer whose music speaks powerfully and directly to modern audiences. This book, first published inprovides an authoritative treatment of Monteverdi and his music, complementing Paolo Fabbri's standard biography of /5(3).

Claudio Monteverdi was born in in Cremona, a town in Northern father was Baldassare Monteverdi, a doctor, apothecary and surgeon. [3] He was the oldest of five children. [4] During his childhood, he was taught by Marc'Antonio Ingegneri, [5] the maestro di cappella (The Maestro di capella’s job was to conduct important worship services in accordance with the liturgy books of.

The Cambridge Companion to Monteverdi Claudio Monteverdi is one of the most important figures of ‘early’ music, a composer whose music speaks powerfully and directly to modern audiences.

This book provides an up-to-date and authori-tative treatment of Monteverdi and his music, complementing Paolo Fabbri’s standard biography of the composer. Caccini's book must have been printed, found its way into Monteverdi's hands, been studied, and one of the monodies in it-'Sfogava con le stelle'-used as the basis for the madrigal which was given fourth place in Monteverdi's newest madrigal publication.

Monteverdi's setting, moreover, shows little sign of being an act of homage to Caccini. The Cambridge Companion to Monteverdi by John Whenham,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(11).Claudio Monteverdi is one of the most important figures of 'early' music, a composer whose music speaks powerfully and directly to modern audiences.

This book provides an up-to-date and authoritative treatment of Monteverdi and his music, complementing Paolo Fabbri's standard biography of .The Cambridge Companion to Monteverdi. Claudio Monteverdi is one of the most important figures of ‘early’ music, a composer whose music speaks powerfully and directly to modern audiences.

This book provides an up-to-date and authoritative treatment of Monteverdi and his music, complementing Paolo Fabbri’s standard biography of the composer.