Terzo Ballo detto Alta Maria (Allegri, Lorenzo)

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Scores and Parts

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Martin Grayson (2012/4/11)

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General Information

Work Title Terzo Ballo detto Alta Maria
Alternative. Title
Composer Allegri, Lorenzo
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ILA 8
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2
First Publication. 1618
Average DurationAvg. Duration 1 minute
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Renaissance
Piece Style Renaissance
Instrumentation 3 violin, 2 viola, cello (apparently also an ad lib. continuo)

Misc. Comments

  • According to Grove Music, "All of [Allegri's] dances can be identified as belonging to entertainments produced at the Medici court between 1608 and 1615, including La notte d'Amore (1608), La serena (1611, reworked as Le ninfe di Senna, 1613), Alta Maria (1614), I Campi Elisi (1614) and L'Iride (1615); each suite consists of dances from a single work."
  • All 8 Ballets, used for Florentine stage works were published in Il Primo Libro delle Musiche, Venice 1618.