Tirsi e Clori, SV 145

Tirsi e Clori is part of the seventh book of madrigals by Claudio Monteverdi, published in 1619 in Venezia by Bartolomeo Magni, and dedicated to Caterina de Medici. Monteverdi chose to title these pieces as concertos, a somewhat ambivalent term, as this book is a clear break with his earlier publications: here the madrigal is transformed or, perhaps, it would be better to say it has vanished, at least in the form that would have been recognised up to that point. Of 32 compositions there is not a single fivevoice madrigal, only ... more

This piece contains the following parts:

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I. Allegro [tutti]
II. Allegretto
III. Allegro gaio

Claudio Monteverdi

Claudio Monteverdi was an Italian composer, gambist, and singer. Monteverdi's work, often regarded as revolutionary, marked the transition from the Renaissance style ...
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