Oxford Index Search Results

You are looking at 1-5 of 5 items for:

chiamata x clear all

Refine by type

Refine by product

 

chiamata

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(It., ‘call’, ‘summons’; Fr.: chamade).

In early Venetian opera, a fanfare-like piece written in imitation of hunting horns.

See overview in Oxford Index

chiamata

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(It., ‘call’, ‘summons’; Fr.: chamade).

In early Venetian opera, a fanfare-like piece written in imitation of hunting horns.

See overview in Oxford Index

Chiamata

Peter Downey and Edward H. Tarr.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 592 words.

A term indicating a monophonic trumpet or horn call, or a homophonous imitation of the same on other instruments, normally strings. The chiamata was apparently introduced shortly before...

Go to Oxford Music Online »  home page

chiamata

Alison Latham.

in The Oxford Companion to Music

P ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 19 words.

(It., ‘call’, ‘summons’; Fr.: chamade).

In early Venetian opera, a fanfare-like piece written in imitation of hunting horns.

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

BARATTINI, Francesco - Engraver (wood)

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 44 words.

Italian, 16th century, male.

Active in Modena in 1536, in Venice in 1550.

Engraver (wood).

Nagler attributes to Francesco Barattini the wood engravings signed B R...

Go to Oxford Art Online »  home page

Military calls

Peter Downey.

in Grove Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 106 words.

Signals intended to transmit information, commands or encouragement to an army during battle or in camp, to a navy during engagement or on voyage, and to royal and noble households at court...

Go to Oxford Music Online »  home page