Canzoni, Book I

Canzoni, Book I (or 'Libro primo delle canzoni') is a set of pieces composed in 1628 by Girolamo Frescobaldi. These are scored for 1-4 undifined instruments in SATB roles, without an stipulated accompaniment. The first page indicates violin or cornetto for a voice, so strings or brass ensembles are implied. The original subtitle of the work is 'canzoni ad una, due, tre, e quattro voci. accomodate, per sonare ogni sorte de stromenti', which means that the pieces should work on any instrument.

This piece contains the following parts:

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Canzoni, Book I - Canzona II

Girolamo Frescobaldi

Girolamo Alessandro Frescobaldi (also Gerolamo, Girolimo, and Geronimo Alissandro) was a musician from Ferrara, one of the most important composers of keyboard ...
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