Finta pazza, drama.

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Although Sacrati’s La finta pazza (1641) was immensely popular and influential, the opera has received little discussion in modern scholarship, due in large part to the absence of the music (even the number of extant copies of librettos is very small). Since Lorenzo Bianconi discovery of a score that was used for traveling productions, the opera has received increasing attention.

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95 p.

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Strozzi, Giulio, 1583-1652 1644.

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  • Main Title: Finta pazza, drama.
  • Uniform Title: Finta pazza. Libretto
  • Added Title: La finta pazza, drama.

Description

Although Sacrati’s La finta pazza (1641) was immensely popular and influential, the opera has received little discussion in modern scholarship, due in large part to the absence of the music (even the number of extant copies of librettos is very small). Since Lorenzo Bianconi discovery of a score that was used for traveling productions, the opera has received increasing attention.

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95 p.

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Virtual Music Rare Book Room

The Virtual Music Rare Book Room is composed primarily of digitized materials held in the UNT Music Library's Edna Mae Sandborn Music Rare Book Room. The collection is particularly strong in eighteenth-century French opera, due in large part to the influence of musicologist Lloyd Hibberd on the development of the collection.

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  • 1644

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  • Nov. 8, 2005, 4:22 p.m.

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  • June 14, 2011, 2:08 p.m.

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Strozzi, Giulio, 1583-1652. Finta pazza, drama., score, 1644; Venetia. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc44/: accessed August 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Music Library.