in Oxford Music Online
P ublished online January 2015 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Opera; Musical Scores, Lyrics, and Libretti; High Renaissance Music (1500-1600). 747 words.
Opera in a prologue and six scenes by Jacopo Peri, with assistance from Jacopo Corsi, to a libretto by Ottavio Rinuccini after Ovid’s Metamorphoses (book 1);...