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Published: 29 January 2015

344 Pages | 99 music examples, 5 images, 1 table


ISBN: 9780199382033

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With Passionate Voice

Re-Creative Singing in 16th-Century England and Italy

Robert Toft

  • The first practical guide to the art of re-creative singing in the sixteenth century (c. 1500 - c. 1620)
  • Demonstrates how vocalists today can use these methods to personalize music
  • Uses musical and non-musical historical documents to reconstruct 16th century singing