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Courtly pastimes : the frottole of Marchetto Cara / by William F. Prizer.

Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI Research Press, [1980] .
ISBN 9780835709972, 9780835709965, 0835709965, 0835709973

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Subjects Cara, Marchetto.
Cara, Marchetto. Frottole.
Cava, Marco, m. approximately 1530. Frottole.
Series Studies in musicology ; no. 33.
Description xviii, 607 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date [1980]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 579-595) and index.
Contents Music in Mantua, 1490-1530. Isabella d'Este ; The founding of the cappella ; The musical repertory at Mantua -- Marchetto Cara and music at Mantua. Cara's birth and death and his arrival in Mantua ; Cara as composer ; Cara as singer and lutenist ; Cara as Maestro di cappella ; Cara's economic position ; Contemporary judgments ; Cara and tromboncino -- Cara and the verse of the Frottola. The frottola and the unwritten tradition ; The forms of frottola texts ; Problematic texts ; Madrigalesque forms ; The character of frottola verse ; The texts of the later frottola -- Cara and the music of the frottola. Length ; Form ; The individual voices ; Texture ; Mensuration and rhythm ; Harmony ; Text expression.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)6788574
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WorldCat Identities Prizer, William F.
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