Collection
72 Vocal pieces
3 vols., each of 32 fols. On p. 63: table of contents of the madrigals only. Contents = 1543|23, except that nos. 34 and 35 are omitted in 1543|23; for later editions of Gero's madrigals a 3 (containing only music by Gero, and hence not listed in RISM, Series B), see VogelB 1977. In the index, the madrigals are attributed to Gero and the chansons to Janequin (unless otherwise noted in the inventory below). On the attributions of the chansons to Janequin, see LesureC 1959. On the virtual absence of Festa's music, the title of the volume notwithstanding, see FenlonM 1992. For further information, see VogelB 1977.
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Scoring summary: V (3)
Subject: Madrigals, Chansons
Scoring: V (3)
Original Title: CANTUS | DI CONSTANTIO FESTA | IL PRIMO LIBRO DE MADRIGALI A TRE VOCI, | Con la Gionta de Quaranta Madrigali di JHAN GERO, Nova | mente ristampato, & da molti errori emendato. Aggiuntovi si | milmente Trenta Canzoni Francese di Janequin. | M. D. [printer's mark] XLI. | Excudebat Venetiis, Apud Antonium Gardane.
Material:
  • Source type:
    Source type: Print
    Content type: Notated music
    Publishing, printing and production information:
    Place: Venezia
    Publisher, copyist: Antonio Gardane
Publisher:
Notes: Containing: Cominciano le canzoni franzese di Janequin, a Tre Voci.
RISM series: B/I
Bibliographic reference: p. 193 no. 971 nos. 1147-1150 p. 214 no. 28
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Material held: (all 3 part books damaged)
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RISM ID no.: 993104305
Last update: July 12, 2023