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Synonyms for Baroque

Synonyms for Baroque

elaborately and heavily ornamented

Synonyms for Baroque

the historic period from about 1600 until 1750 when the baroque style of art, architecture, and music flourished in Europe

elaborate and extensive ornamentation in decorative art and architecture that flourished in Europe in the 17th century


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having elaborate symmetrical ornamentation

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Giovanni Baglione: Artistic Reputation in Baroque Rome.
With pipes stylized by Gehry to appear like rods on the verge of fission, this organ may well be a contemporary counterpart to some Baroque monstrance or mural of ascending angels.
What might appear at first glance to be yet another easily digestible program of choral baroque favorites is, in fact, something much more exciting--in addition to the easily digestible choral baroque favorites that are included here as filler, this lovely disc offers Handel's recently discovered setting of the hymn "Gloria in Excelsis Deo" for soprano, violins, and continuo.
Daybreak intonates the novel and enlightens the second word of the title, while baroque has many ramifications.
Celebrating the 400th anniversary of Monteverdi's 1610 Vespers, it will feature Podger's own group, Brecon Baroque, as well as her brother Julian's group, Trinity Baroque.
Chatham, former owner of Eugene's Comic News, has sold "hundreds" of his "Baroque Obama" T-shirts, which show the face of the president-elect superimposed on a portrait of baroque composer J.
Currently associated with the Art History Institute in Florence, Italy, Steffi Roettgen brings to bear an impressive level of expertise to this compendium of informed commentary and stunning examples of Italian art masterpieces in "Italian Frescoes: The Baroque Era, 1600-1800".
But, like all composers, he was heavily influenced by those who came before him and the baroque music ensemble Arioso is to present a concert in Lepton tomorrow which features the music of Bach's precursors.
Schmidt is a baroque specialist and will present sessions on ,ornamentation in baroque music, performance anxiety and improvisational skills for beginning and intermediate students.
Acid Baroque integrates distinct times and places in history to create an inviting space for the holiday season.
The evocation of symbolic physical space is an essential part of the painting tradition in Seville, a Baroque city where images carry enormous weight.
Jacques Zoon, flute; Martin Pearlman, Boston Baroque.
The School of Music's Fall Salon will present five evenings of chamber music featuring baroque, romantic and lyric compositions.
Especially helpful and insightful is Tarasov's demonstration of the impact of Baroque and Romantic ideals on icon production.