Josquin"s Rome
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Josquin"s Rome hearing and composing in the Sistine Chapel by Jesse Rodin

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Church music,
  • Catholic Church,
  • Cappella Sistina (Vatican Palace, Vatican City),
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJesse Rodin
SeriesAMS studies in music
LC ClassificationsML410.J815 R64 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationpages cm
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25276480M
ISBN 109780199844302, 9780199844326
LC Control Number2012012661

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  Josquin's Rome offers a new reading of the composer's work in light of the repertory he and his fellow papal singers performed from the chapel's singers' box. Comprising the single largest surviving corpus of late fifteenth-century sacred music, these pieces served as a backdrop for elaborately choreographed liturgical ceremonies—a sonic Pages: Get this from a library! Josquin's Rome: hearing and composing in the Sistine Chapel. [Jesse Rodin] -- 'Josquin's Rome' offers a new reading of the works composed by Josquin des Prez during his time as a singer and composer for the pope's private choir. Josquin's Rome is a terrific book. Detailed analysis of Renaissance music is still very hard to come by. It is therefore a real pleasure to read a book that engages with the actual notes in a detailed and persuasive way. Jesse Rodin provides lots of musical examples, with markings, ensuring that the analytical points are crystal clear. He makes every musical observation serve a larger argument Author: Julie E. Cumming. Josquin's Rome: hearing and composing in the Sistine Chapel. [Jesse Rodin] Hearing the music makes Josquins obsessive personality even more immediately appreciable than the dots on the page. Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n library.

Josquin's Rome - Συγγραφέας: Rodin Jesse - ISBN: Buy Josquin's Rome: Hearing and Composing in the Sistine Chapel (AMS Studies in Music) by Rodin, Jesse (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low Author: Jesse Rodin. Josquin des Prez (French: [ʒɔskɛ̃ depʁe]; c. / – 27 August ), often referred to simply as Josquin, was a French composer of the was the most famous European composer between Guillaume Dufay and Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, and is usually considered to be the central figure of the Franco-Flemish n is widely considered by music scholars to be. books based on votes: Mistress of Rome by Kate Quinn, I, Claudius by Robert Graves, Cleopatra's Daughter by Michelle Moran, The First Man in Rome.

‘ A Virtuoso Singer at Ferrara and Rome ’, in R. Sherr (ed.), Papal Music and Musicians in Late Medieval and Renaissance Rome (Oxford, ), p. Jeffrey Dean estimates that Gellandi copied the Missa Pange lingua into VatS 16 between and with the title added c. –19; see J. Dean, ‘The Scribes of the Sistine Chapel. Josquin des Prez is one of the most ingenious and highly admired Renaissance composers in the history of Western music. Check out this biography to know about his childhood, family life, achievements and fun facts about his life. Let’s have a look at some of your choices. The Twelve Caesars by Suetonius gives the inside story on some of Rome’s greatest emperors.. I thought that if I was going to choose five books on Roman history I really had to choose a Roman historian because, for modern historians, Roman historians have always been the great model. Guillaume Dufay, Franco-Flemish composer noted for both his church music and his secular chansons. Dufay became a chorister at the Cambrai cathedral (), entered the service of Carlo Malatesta of Rimini in , and in went to Rome, where he joined the papal singers. In he became a.