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Claudio Monteverdi: L'Orfeo - Favola In Musica SV.318


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Media: Sheet Music
Arrangement: Opera (OPERA)
Composer: Claudio Monteverdi
Catalogue #: NOV070214
ISBN: 9780853602620
This Item Earns 29 Musicroom Points

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An opera, from 1607, by Claudio Monteverdi and edited by Denis Stevens. This setting of the story of Orpheus and Euridice is for full renaissance/baroque orchestra.



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L'Orfeo: Favola In Musica SV.318

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Customer Rating The reduction of the orchestral score of this musical diamond is magnificent.
The continuo part is most accessible, and always indicates which of the nine continuo instruments are required at any given time (eg lute, harpsichord,v d gamba etc). It also serves as a fantastic "piano line" for rehearsals.
The vocal lines are scored in such a way that soloists (paticularly 'orfeo') often have the choice between sustained phrases that they can either sing straight, or interpret as they wish, OR already scored florid, coloratura parts, which are very much in keeping with the melisma of the time.
In my opinion, this is the best Opera ever written, and this score takes nothing away from its beauty.
Iain

Customer Rating This is an outstanding score. I was able to read through it very easily. The translation at the bottom of each page accurately accompanies the Italian text and music - saved me a lot of time!
PF


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Format: Vocal Score
Length: 150 pages
Language: English, Italian
Publisher: Novello & Co Ltd.
Editor: Denis Stevens

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