Stock Image

The Madrigal

Jerome Roche

ISBN 10: 0684139774 / ISBN 13: 9780684139777
Published by Scribners, 1972
Condition: Good Soft cover
From Books Express (Portsmouth, NH, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since August 14, 2015 Seller Rating 5-star rating

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 86.21 Convert Currency
Shipping: Free Within U.S.A. Destination, rates & speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Bookseller Inventory # 0684139774

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: The Madrigal

Publisher: Scribners

Publication Date: 1972

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Good

About this title

Synopsis:

The madrigal is one of the most uniquely Italianate art forms of the Renaissance. This fact is perhaps still not fully recognized by the many musicians who tend to equate the word 'madrigal' with the output of the English school.

This study attempts to redress the balance by making the development of the madrigal in Italy its core, and treating Italianate madrigal schools in northern Europe as the offshoots they undoubtedly were. The aim has been to give a general survey of the musical development of the madrigal, with limited emphasis on the complex literary background.

Contents: Frottola and madrigal -- The early Italian madrigalists -- Seriousness and mastery -- Music for entertainment and delight -- Mannerism and the late Italian madrigal -- The lighter forms -- The madrigal north of the Alps -- The madrigal in England -- The Italian madrigal after 1600.

Includes source-list of madrigals, bibliography, and index.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Buy with confidence. Excellent customer service. 30 day return policy.

Books Express LLC
318 US Route 1, STE 2
Kittery ME 03904


Shipping Terms:

Standard and expedited shipping options include shipping and handling costs. Default shipping is by USPS Media Mail and frequently USPS Priority Mail or UPS Ground is used. Books should arrive within 10-14 business days for expedited shipping, and 20-30 business days for standard shipping. Standard shipping can on occasion take up to 30 days for delivery.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order PayPal Invoice Bank Draft Bank/Wire Transfer Direct Debit (Personally Authorized Payment)