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Monteverdi's unruly women : the power of song in early modern Italy

Author: Bonnie Gordon
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2006, ©2004.
Series: New perspectives in music history and criticism.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Bonnie Gordon uses the music of Monteverdi, written at the turn of the seventeenth century, to illuminate understandings of music, science and the female body at that cultural moment. Her findings  Read more...

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Named Person: Claudio Monteverdi; Claudio Monteverdi
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bonnie Gordon
ISBN: 0521845297 9780521845298
OCLC Number: 612933157
Description: x, 234 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, music ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction; 1. Vocal anatomies: mouths, breath and throats in early modern Italy; 2. Back talk: the power of female song on the stage; 3. Madrigalian desire: the convergence of love and sex in madrigals; 4. Emblazoning Angioletta: musical fantasies and dissection; 5. Angry ladies: changing experiences of sensations; Coda.
Series Title: New perspectives in music history and criticism.
Responsibility: Bonnie Gordon.
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