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Myself when Young: Becoming a Musician in Renaissance Italy—or Not: 2011 Italian Lecture

Bonnie J. Blackburn

in Proceedings of the British Academy Volume 181, 2010-2011 Lectures

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780197265277
eISBN:
9780191754203
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197265277.003.0007
Subject:
History, Cultural History

In his Lives, Giorgio Vasari mentions many artists who were talented at music when they were young, prominently Giorgione and Sebastiano del Piombo. Benvenuto Cellini resisted his father's pressure ... More


Re-casting

in The Lady Anatomist: The Life and Work of Anna Morandi Manzolini

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226520810
eISBN:
9780226520841
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226520841.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This chapter discusses the empirical and scholarly anatomical studies that Anna Morandi conducted in partnership with her husband as well as the eyewitness accounts of her anatomy demonstrations as ... More


Aftermaths and Legacies

Michael C. Heller

in Loft Jazz: Improvising New York in the 1970s

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780520285408
eISBN:
9780520960893
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520285408.003.0008
Subject:
Music, History, American

This concluding chapter assesses the ongoing resonance of the loft era by examining multiple musical legacies that emerged in the aftermath of the loft era. So much of the New York jazz avant garde ... More


“Monsters of Talent”: Fame and Reputation of Women Improvisers in Arcadia

Paola Giuli

in Italy's Eighteenth Century: Gender and Culture in the Age of the Grand Tour

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804759045
eISBN:
9780804787543
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804759045.003.0013
Subject:
History, European Modern History

In the second half of the eighteenth century, women became most acclaimed and prominent improvisers in Italy. Women improvisers such as Maria Maddalena Morelli, Teresa Bandettini, and Fortunata ... More


The Sonic Archive of Black Spatiality

James Gordon Williams

in Crossing Bar Lines: The Politics and Practices of Black Musical Space

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781496832108
eISBN:
9781496832092
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496832108.003.0007
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

The epilogue expands on the purpose of the book and the author’s approach to it. Although the book does not abandon positivism, the author never privileges traditional research musicological methods ... More


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