Claudio Monteverdi

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Italian composer (1567-1643)


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Al-Bustan Festival continues on Saturday evening with Songs of Love and War, an evening of early music with Italy's Voci dell'Arte, with Frederico Guglielmo, performing the work of early Baroque master Claudio Monteverdi.
For example an opera of Claudio Monteverdi from the beginning of the seventeenth century or an Eskimo song might be the kinds of noises that challenge certain dominating social, political and ideological structures.
Renaissance (and contemporary) music giants I Fagioloni will also appear at the cathedral performing works by Claudio Monteverdi, all themed on either war or love.
Their modern opponents, subscribing to a manifesto issued by Claudio Monteverdi, proclaimed a new style, the "seconda pratica," in which musical elements were held subordinate to the expressive rhetorical values of the text: the rules, in other words, could be broken.
Ringer (theater, Marymount Manhattan College) provides information on the works of composer Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643), looking specifically at his operas, for music and theater lovers.
Gary Tomlinson moves from philosophy to music in "Five Pictures of Pathos" to trace Aby Warburg's notion of Pathosformel back to Vico and Ficino, and then manifested in the music of Claudio Monteverdi.
Music of Anthony Holborne, Oskar Bohme, Marti Epstein, Claudio Monteverdi, Alvin Etler, and Ray Luke.
Opera's ``The Return of Ulysses'' by Claudio Monteverdi.
Sunday's program spans the centuries from Claudio Monteverdi to Joni Mitchell.
Surely, magic is no stranger to opera; the first operas ever written in Italy by Jacopo Periand Claudio Monteverdi, for example, were all based on the magical power of Orpheus' musical instrument,the lyre.
Using as examples the madrigals and operas of Claudio Monteverdi and his predecessors (especially Giaches de Wert, Jacob Arcadelt, Adrian Willaert, Cipriano de Rore, and Luca Marenzio), Calcagno demonstrates how apt a narratological approach, especially a deictic one, can be for texted music.
The title Lettere amorose/Love Letters is taken from a piece by Claudio Monteverdi, which is not in fact on the CD - indeed the famous Monteverdi himself is represented only once, but all the pieces are from this period or a little later: Vitali, delndia.
The programme is built round the Mass In Illo Tempore, composed 400 years ago by Claudio Monteverdi, and there will also be plainchant and motets by another Italian composer, Giovanni Palestrina.
These images could be discussed along with the operas of Claudio Monteverdi and Alessandro Scarlatti, which are also cited.
Its manners and modes of behaviour are still with us and could, with a leap of imagination, be said to parallel the pioneering artistic spirit of the Mantuan court which gave rise, in 1607, to composer Claudio Monteverdi and librettist Alessandro Striggio's Orfeo.