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  • Music, Patronage and Printing in Late Renaissance Florence

    1st Edition

    By Tim Carter

    This collection of reprinted essays starts from the author's doctoral research on Jacopo Peri and the rise of opera and solo song in late sixteenth- and early seventeenth-century Florence. It extends to broader issues concerning music and patronage in the city as they affected individual composers…

    Hardback – 2000-05-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • French Opera 1730–1830: Meaning and Media

    1st Edition

    By David Charlton

    The majority of these collected essays date from 1992 onwards, three of them having been specially expanded for this volume. Drawing on recent archival research and new musicological theory, they investigate distinctive qualities in French opera from early opéra comique to early grand opera. ’Media…

    Hardback – 2000-03-20
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Stephen Sondheim

    A Casebook, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joanne Gordon

    First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1999-11-01
    Routledge
    Casebooks on Modern Dramatists

  • Studies in Gregorian Chant

    1st Edition

    By Ruth Steiner

    Manuscript sources and the diversity of the musical traditions they preserve form the focus of this collection of eighteen essays on Gregorian Chant. Ruth Steiner investigates chants of various types: invitatory tones and antiphons, responsories and prosulae, Mass chants and chants of the Divine…

    Hardback – 1999-06-28
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Venetian Music in the Age of Vivaldi

    1st Edition

    By Michael Talbot

    This book contains sixteen essays on Venetian music in its last great period, stretching from the second half of the 17th century to the fall of the Republic in 1797. Two essays deal with musical institutions (academies and conservatories), nine with the life and works of Antonio Vivaldi, and five…

    Hardback – 1999-05-04
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • English Church Polyphony

    Singers and Sources from the 14th to the 17th Century, 1st Edition

    By Roger Bowers

    The theme of the essays in this volume is the identification of the resources which between c.1320 and 1642 the English church saw fit to provide for the performance of the music of its liturgy. Individual essays describe the music and the choirs of Canterbury and Lincoln Cathedrals, Winchester…

    Hardback – 1999-04-22
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Choreographics

    A Comparison of Dance Notation Systems from the Fifteenth Century to the Present, 1st Edition

    By Ann Hutchinson Guest

    First Published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1998-07-01
    Routledge

  • The Temple, the Church Fathers and Early Western Chant

    1st Edition

    By James McKinnon

    The articles here deal with liturgical music. Two topics receive special attention: the curiously negative role that musical instruments play in ancient cult music and the development of ecclesiastical song in early Christianity. The first series of articles treats classical Greek ethical notions…

    Hardback – 1998-06-18
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Studies in Medieval Music Theory and the Early Sequence

    1st Edition

    By Richard L. Crocker

    This volume first addresses crucial problems in the history of ancient and medieval theory of music, searching for the appropriate technical concepts and tonal structure with which to understand medieval music. The second section presents the documentary foundation for Professor Crocker’s work on…

    Hardback – 1997-07-03
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Hans Holbein the Younger

    A Guide to Research, 1st Edition

    By Erika Michael

    In this quincentennial year of Holbein's birth, this is the first comprehensive annotated bibliography of texts relating to this important Northern European Renaissance artist, with an accompanying historiographic essay on various aspects of Holbein's reception.The first part of the book, "Some…

    Hardback – 1997-06-01
    Routledge
    Artist Resource Manuals

  • Neil Simon

    A Casebook, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gary Konas

    First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 1997-01-01
    Routledge
    Casebooks on Modern Dramatists

  • North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century

    A Biographical Dictionary, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jules Heller, Nancy G. Heller

    First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1997-01-01
    Routledge

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