Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Music Online. © Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Music Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Balbi, Giovan Battista (opera) [Giambattista, Giovanni Battista; ‘Il Tasquino’]locked

  • Irene Alm

Extract

(fl 1636–57). Italian choreographer, dancer, stage designer and impresario. Probably born in Venice, he apparently was well known in 1637 when, in the libretto for Francesco Manelli’s Andromeda, he was cited as ‘Veneziano Ballarino celebre’. Over the next seven years he continued to provide choreography for Venetian operas, including Manelli’s ...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Please subscribe to access the full content.

[flourished]