Monteverdi’s Orfeo – Shakespeare’s Hamlet

Monteverdijev Orfej – Shakespearov Hamlet

  • Pavel Sýkora Janáček Academy of Music and Performing Arts, Brno
Keywords: Mannerism, Renaissance, destruction, broken rituals, parlare disgiunto, curved mirror, harmony, certainty, order, symmetry, polycentrism, parallelisms

Abstract

Highly effective mode of solution to the crises in the Mannerist epoch is the solution in artistic structure. This article compares tendencies towards polycentric composition by two artists who were born in the 1560s – Claudio Monteverdi and William Shakespeare.

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Published
2019-06-20
How to Cite
Sýkora, P. (2019). Monteverdi’s Orfeo – Shakespeare’s Hamlet. Musicological Annual, 55(1), 27-41. https://doi.org/10.4312/mz.55.1.27-41
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Articles