The Golden Age of the Madrigal (Einstein, Alfred)

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Sheet Music


PDF scanned by Daniel Van Gilst
Vangi (2016/8/2)

Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, 1942. Plate 39531.
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General Information

Work Title The Golden Age of the Madrigal
Alternative. Title Twelve Five-Part Mixed Choruses
Composer Einstein, Alfred
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 12 pieces
1. S'infinita bellezza by Jacob Arcadelt
2. O morte, eterno fin by Cipriano de Rore
3. Quand'io pens'al martire by Claudio Merulo
4. Ecco l'aurora con l'aurata fronte by Andrea Gabrieli
5. Verament'in amore by Philippe de Monte
6. Quand'io ero giovinetto, Ch.91, by Giovanni Gabrieli
7. Quivi sospiri by Luzzasco Luzzaschi
8. Erasi al sole by Costanzo Porta
9. Fiere silvestre che per lati campi by Luca Marenzio
10. Ah dolente partita by Giaches de Wert
11. Fummo felici un tempo by Orazio Vecchi
12. Di marmo siete voi by Marco da Gagliano
First Publication. 1942
Language Italian
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Renaissance
Instrumentation 5 voices