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Venetian Music in the Age of Vivaldi

  • Author: Talbot, Michael



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  • Contents: Introduction
  • Acknowledgements
  • Music in Venice: Musical academies in eighteenth-century Venice
  • Tenors and basses at the Venetian Ospedali
  • Vivaldi: Vivaldi and the empire
  • Vivaldi's Serenatas: long cantatas or short operas?
  • Vivaldi's 'Manchester' sonatas
  • Vivaldi's conch concerto
  • A Vivaldi sonata with obbligato organ in Dresden
  • Lingua romana in bocca veneziana: Vivaldi, Corelli and the Roman School
  • Vivaldi and Rome: observations and hypotheses
  • Vivaldi's sacred music: the three periods
  • New light on Vivaldi's Stabat Mater
  • Other Venetian Composers: The function and character of the instrumental ritornello in the solo cantatas of Tomaso Albinoni (1671-1751)
  • Albinoni's oboe concertos
  • The effects of music: Benedetto Marcello's cantata Il Timoteo
  • The Marcian motets of Benedetto Vinaccesi
  • The Taiheg, the Pira and other curiosities of Benedetto Vinaccesi's Suonate da camera a tre, Op. 1
  • Addenda and Corrigenda
  • Index of musical works and collections
  • Index of names.