Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 March 2003

376 Pages | 24 music ex. & 14 halftones

ISBN: 9780198166894

Bookseller Code (06)

Music and Women of the Commedia dell'Arte in the Late Sixteenth Century

Anne MacNeil

  • First comprehensive analysis of the representation of women on the Renaissance stage and the role of music-making in their craft.
  • Narrates the story of the most famous commedia dell-arte troupe of the late Renaissance