Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 11714
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Beck , Eleonora M.
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  • Title: Women and Trecento Music [describes the musical training that young women of the upper classes received according to Francesco da Barberino's "Reggimento"].
  • Source: Women Composers: Music Through the Ages.  Edited by Martha Furman Schleifer and Sylvia Glickman.  Volume 1 Composers Born Before 1599. G.K. Hall ; Prentice Hall International, 1996.  Pages 73 - 77.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Education Francesco da Barberino, Author- Reggimento e costumi di Donna Music Noble Women Singers and Singing
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  • Geographic Area: Italy
  • Century: 14
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  • Illustrations: One figure. Ambrogio Lorenzetti's painting "Good Government in the City" which includes ten women dancing and singing in a piazza.
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  • Year of Publication: 1996.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 0816109265