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Music and Patronage in Sixteenth-Century Mantua: Volume 1

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Viewed traditionally, the history of sixteenth-century Mantuan music is almost a catalogue of some of the most distinguished composers of the age, from Tromboncino and Cara, via Jacquet of Mantua, to Wert, Palestrina, Marenzio, Pallavicino, Gastoldi, Rossi and Monteverdi. The remarkable achievements of composers under Gonzaga patronage, practically synonymous with Mantuan patronage during this period, are treated here in their social context. The arguments proceed not just from the music itself, but from detailed ...

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Music and Patronage in Sixteenth-Century Mantua: Volume 1
2008, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521088336

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Music and Patronage in Sixteenth-Century Mantua: Volume 1
1981, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521229050

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