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Fontanetto and Turin, 1755–79

Warwick Lister

in Amico: The Life of Giovanni Battista Viotti

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195372403
eISBN:
9780199870820
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372403.003.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter describes Viotti's early years: his childhood in the village of Fontanetto Po, Piedmont, Italy, his patronage by the Prince Dal Pozzo della Cisterna in Turin, and his early training with ... More


Opera and the Carnival Entertainment Package in Eighteenth-Century Turin

Margaret R. Butler

in Operatic Geographies: The Place of Opera and the Opera House

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780226595962
eISBN:
9780226596150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226596150.003.0005
Subject:
Music, Opera

Although opera has long been viewed as eighteenth-century Italy’s main carnival season activity, in urban centers the genre was one of many entertainment forms available to the public. Audiences’ ... More


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