Music and Theatre from Poliziano to Monteverdi
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 04 February 1982
  • ISBN : 0521232597
  • Page : 392 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 212 voters

Get a book entitled Music and Theatre from Poliziano to Monteverdi, was written by Nino Pirrotta and published by Cambridge University Press. This book was released on 04 February 1982 with total pages 392. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. This book describes the many ways in which music was used in Italian theatrical performances between the late fifteenth and early seventeenth centuries. In particular, it concentrates on Polizano's Orfeo, Machiavelli's commedies, the Florentine intermedi and early operas, and the first operas in Venice.