Canto carnascialesco

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(plural canti carnascialeschi)

A Florentine processional madrigal used at festivals during the pre-Lenten Carnival and the Calendimaggio, which celebrated the return of spring. These part songs, or mascheratas, were presented ...

Subjects: Early Modern History (1500 to 1700).

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