Essays Tagged: "Claudio Monteverdi"

The life of Claudio Monteverdi (1597-1643) Turabian Style

Claudio Monteverdi: His life and contributions.Claudio Zuan (Giovanni) Antonio Monteverdi was born i ... alena had bore him. In 1584, after the death of his second wife, Baldassare married Francesco Como .Claudio Monteverdi's earliest known musical training was with Marc'Antonio Ingegneri, a musician fro ... had. However, Francesco joined the Carmelite Order and never became a court musician, which is what Claudio wanted to avoid. In 1623, Francesco got a position as a tenor in the choir of St Marco . Mas ...

(6 pages) 90 0 4.8 Oct/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The Life and Music of Claudio Monteverdi

MonteverdiClaudio Giovanni Antonio Monteverdi was born in Cremona, Italy. His actual birth date is unknown, bu ... enis. _Monteverdi_. Farrar, Straus, and Cudahy Inc., New York. 1963Estrella, Steven G. "Monteverdi, Claudio". March 19, 2002.Hanning, Barhara Russo. _Consise History of Western Music_. W. W. Norton &a ...

(3 pages) 68 0 2.2 Nov/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

The developement of Opera throughout the years.

luded comic scenes, which had no part in earlier operas.However, it was not until the appearance of Claudio Monteverdi in Venice that baroque opera reached its peak, and the art form that began as ent ...

(6 pages) 164 1 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

Monteverdi`s opera "L`Orfeo".

Herzstück der Oper - "Possente Spirito"3.3 "Sol tu nobile dio"4. Schlusswort5. Bibliografie1. Claudio Monteverdis Oper "L`Orfeo"Immer wieder hat der Orpheus - Mythos die Musiker fasziniert. Es g ... strengen Kontrapunkt zur Herrschaft des TextesAnna Amalie Abert untersucht den Orfeo in ihrem Buch "Claudio Monteverdi und das musikalische Drama" vor allem auf formale Merkmale und auf die Textausdeu ...

(16 pages) 55 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Opera composer 1590 - 1890

so made them more suitable to the occasions on which their operas were performed. An examination of Claudio Monteverdi's La favola di Orfeo suggests two additional reasons why Baroque composers tended ...

(22 pages) 22 0 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Baroque Music The term "baroque," when applied to music, refers

able connotation especially in describing art of this era.Major composers of the Baroque period are Claudio Monteverdi, Arcangelo Corelli, Henry Purcell, George Frideric Handel, Antonio Vivaldi, and o ...

(2 pages) 2047 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies


professional musicians during this era, usually earning wages as court instrumentalists and singers.Claudio Monteverdi is one of the well known musicians that came about in the Renaissance period. Cla ... tp:// contributors. " Claudio Monteverdi." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Wikipedia, The FreeEncyclopedia, 4 March. 201 ...

(5 pages) 12 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies