Women musicians of Venice : musical foundations, 1525-1855 / Jane L. Baldauf-Berdes

Author(s): Berdes, Jane L
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Subjects: Music--Italy--Venice--History and criticism
Women musicians--Italy--Venice
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993
Series: Oxford monographs on music
Oxford monographs on music
LC Classification: M, ML
Physical Description: 305 p. ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: Abbreviations
Special Note
About the Cori
Introduction 1
Pt. 1. Venice 7
1. City of Man 9
2. City of God 19
3. La sede di musica 30
Pt. 2. The ospedali grandi 43
4. The Early History of the ospedali 45
5. The Organization of the Four ospedali 64
6. The cori of the ospedali 100
Pt. 3. Musicians at the ospedali grandi 175
7. External Musicians: Maestri and Composers 177
8. Internal Musicians: Figlie del coro 235
9. Conclusions and Speculations 244
Bibliography 253
Index 299
Notes: LCCN: 92032184 /MN
ISBN: 0198162367
Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-297) and index
OCLC Number: 26546804
ISBN/ISSN: 0198162367