The Cambridge Companion to Monteverdi
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Cambridge Companion to Monteverdi by John Whenham
Book DescriptionClaudio 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 in 2007, provides 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 life, and the contexts in which he worked. Chapters offering overviews of his output of sacred, secular and dramatic music are complemented by 'intermedi', in which contributors examine individual works, or sections of works in detail. The book draws extensively on Monteverdi's letters and includes a select discography/videography and a complete list of Monteverdi's works together with an index of first lines and titles.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521697989
(247mm x 174mm x 20mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 13-Dec-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author John Whenham
Cambridge Companion to Monteverdi, Hardback (December 2007)
A contributory volume, first published in 2007, providing extensive treatment of Monteverdi, his music and his life.
Monteverdi: Vespers (1610), Paperback (September 1997)» View all books by John Whenham
A guide to Monteverdi's Vespers, providing in-depth information on music settings and performance practice.
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Author Biography - John Whenham
John Whenham is Professor of Music History and Head of the Department of Music, University of Birmingham. Richard Wistreich is Senior Lecturer and Head of Performance at the International Centre for Music Studies, Newcastle University.
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