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Music Rooms in the Ducal Palace in Mantua: From Andrea Mantegna to Giovan Battista Bertani

IAIN FENLON

in The Music Room in Early Modern France and Italy: Sound, Space and Object

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780197265055
eISBN:
9780191754166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197265055.003.0015
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Although the desirability for Italian princes and those who emulated their social practices to construct rooms specifically dedicated to the performance of music was specified by Paolo Cortesi in his ... 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


Strategy, mobilization, and control

Normal Housley

in Crusading and the Ottoman Threat, 1453-1505

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199227051
eISBN:
9780191746031
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199227051.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter starts by surveying the major contours of crusading strategy as it evolved following the fall of Constantinople. It then considers the spectrum of ways in which the papal court attempted ... More


Paul F. Grendler, The University of Mantua, the Gonzaga, and the Jesuits, 1584–1630 (Baltimore MD, 2009), xxi + 287 pp.; includes index and bibliography. ISBN: 9780801891717

David A. Lines

in History of Universities: Volume XXVI/1

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199652068
eISBN:
9780191804694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199652068.003.0006
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter reviews the book The University of Mantua, the Gonzaga, and the Jesuits, 1584–1630 (2009), by Paul F. Grendler. Grendler offers an account of the University of Mantua and Gonzaga ... More


Text, Context, Performance

Mauro Calcagno

in From Madrigal to Opera: Monteverdi's Staging of the Self

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780520267688
eISBN:
9780520951525
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520267688.003.0002
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Chapter 1 deals with the relationships between text, context, and performance in Monteverdi's Orfeo. The author discusses the issue of performance both in its meaning for the Italian courts of the ... More


A Renaissance Marriage: The Political and Personal Alliance of Isabella d'Este and Francesco Gonzaga, 1490-1519

Carolyn James

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780199681211
eISBN:
9780191761195
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199681211.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Social History

Drawing extensively on unpublished archival sources, this book analyses the marriage of Isabella d’Este, one of the most famous figures of the Italian Renaissance, and her less well-known husband, ... More


Conclusion

Carolyn James

in A Renaissance Marriage: The Political and Personal Alliance of Isabella d'Este and Francesco Gonzaga, 1490-1519

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780199681211
eISBN:
9780191761195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199681211.003.0010
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Social History

Isabella d’Este and Francesco Gonzaga together navigated the highs and many lows of the first conflicts of the Italian Wars, their cooperation underpinned by a mutual devotion to their children and ... More


Charles the Bold and Italy (1467–1477): Politics and Personnel

R. J. Walsh

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853238386
eISBN:
9781846312809
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846312809
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This is a study of Charles the Bold's diplomatic and military relations with the Italian states, taking full account of economic policy. The book makes extensive use not only of the great mass of ... More


Receivers and Deceivers: True and False Stigmatics

Carolyn Muessig

in The Stigmata in Medieval and Early Modern Europe

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
March 2020
ISBN:
9780198795643
eISBN:
9780191836947
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198795643.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Chapter 5 considers the religious trajectories of female stigmatics in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries. Some holy women met with opposition but nonetheless succeeded in their religious lives, ... More


Introduction

Carolyn James

in A Renaissance Marriage: The Political and Personal Alliance of Isabella d'Este and Francesco Gonzaga, 1490-1519

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780199681211
eISBN:
9780191761195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199681211.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Social History

The historical specificity of how patriarchy was interpreted and the ways in which social position and gender interacted to shape an elite marital relationship are the focus of this study of Isabella ... More


The Prophet

Phillip N. Haberkern

in Patron Saint and Prophet: Jan Hus in the Bohemian and German Reformations

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780190280734
eISBN:
9780190280758
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190280734.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Throughout the 1530s, German Protestant authors carried out a multimedia assault against the argument that a universal church council to be assembled at Mantua could mediate the religious schism in ... More


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