Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-9 of 9 items

  • Keywords: Scotto x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Print Culture and Music in Sixteenth-Century Venice

Jane A. Bernstein

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195141085
eISBN:
9780199871421
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195141085.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Venice achieved preeminence as a great publishing center and music printing capital of Renaissance Europe. This book presents a broad overview of the Venetian music press during the mid-16th century. ... More


THE HOUSES OF SCOTTO AND GARDANO: Two Printing Dynasties

Jane A. Bernstein

in Print Culture and Music in Sixteenth-Century Venice

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195141085
eISBN:
9780199871421
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195141085.003.0007
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter focuses on the two most important music printing presses of 16th-century Venice: the House of Scotto and the House of Gardano. It presents histories of the two dynastic firms, tracing ... More


SCOTTO AND GARDANO: Marketing a Musical Repertory

Jane A. Bernstein

in Print Culture and Music in Sixteenth-Century Venice

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195141085
eISBN:
9780199871421
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195141085.003.0008
Subject:
Music, History, Western

The musical repertories Antonio Gardano and Girolamo Scotto published suggest a spirit of cooperative enterprise among 16th-century Venetian music printers. Using specific case studies, this chapter ... More


Music Printing in Renaissance Venice: The Scotto Press (1539-1572)

Jane A. Bernstein

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195102314
eISBN:
9780199853113
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195102314.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Venetian music print culture of the mid-sixteenth century is presented here through a study of the Scotto press, one of the foremost dynastic music publishers of the Renaissance. For over a century, ... More


The Late Years (1554–1572)

Jane A. Bernstein

in Music Printing in Renaissance Venice: The Scotto Press (1539-1572)

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195102314
eISBN:
9780199853113
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195102314.003.0010
Subject:
Music, History, Western

The late 1550s and 1560s was a period of unprecedented wealth for Venice and her merchants. For the book trade, the economic boom meant an increase in the number of printing establishments. At its ... More


The House of Scotto: A Printing Dynasty

Jane A. Bernstein

in Music Printing in Renaissance Venice: The Scotto Press (1539-1572)

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195102314
eISBN:
9780199853113
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195102314.003.0003
Subject:
Music, History, Western

By the closing decades of the fifteenth century, a wave of “foreigners” had arrived in Venice to try their hand at the burgeoning printing industry. One such émigré was Ottaviano Scotto. He arrived ... More


The Financing of Venetian Music Books

Jane A. Bernstein

in Music Printing in Renaissance Venice: The Scotto Press (1539-1572)

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195102314
eISBN:
9780199853113
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195102314.003.0005
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Music printing in sixteenth-century Venice was a complicated and multifaceted business. It involved many financial risks and required substantial sums of money. In comparison with other fields, the ... More


The Distribution of Venetian Music Books

Jane A. Bernstein

in Music Printing in Renaissance Venice: The Scotto Press (1539-1572)

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195102314
eISBN:
9780199853113
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195102314.003.0006
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Real money in music publishing lay not with the printing of books, but with their distribution. First and foremost a book merchant, Girolamo Scotto maintained an efficient marketing system involving ... More


The Early Years (1538–1553)

Jane A. Bernstein

in Music Printing in Renaissance Venice: The Scotto Press (1539-1572)

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195102314
eISBN:
9780199853113
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195102314.003.0009
Subject:
Music, History, Western

The 1540s must have been a heady time for the two Venetian music presses. Practically overnight the single-impression method of music typography transformed the Venetian music-printing industry into ... More


View: