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Scene from Torquato Tasso’s ‘Aminta’, Act 2: woodcut (Venice, 1583)

Scene from Torquato Tasso’s ‘Aminta’, Act 2: woodcut (Venice, 1583)

‘La representacion de la opera pastoral’: engraving (Bassano: Remondini, c1780) showing characters conventionally associated with pastoral opera

‘La representacion de la opera pastoral’: engraving (Bassano: Remondini, c1780) showing characters conventionally associated with pastoral opera

Civica Raccolta delle Stampe Achille Bertarelli Castello Sforzesco - Milano

Pastoral 4. Christmas and instrumental pastorals in Italy.: Ex.3 Caldara: Cantata a 3 voci con stromenti per la notte del Ssmo Natale (performed 1713), ‘Quel pargoletto’, GB-Lam

Ex.3 Caldara: Cantata a 3 voci con stromenti per la notte del Ssmo Natale (performed 1713), ‘Quel pargoletto’, GB-Lam

Pastoral 5. 17th- and 18th-century Christmas and instrumental pastorals outside Italy.: Ex.4 Schütz: Historia der … Geburth Gottes (1664), Intermedium 1 (‘Der Engel zu den Hirten auf dem Felde … Worunter bisweilen des Christkindleins Wiege mit eingeführet wird’)

Ex.4 Schütz: Historia der … Geburth Gottes (1664), Intermedium 1 (‘Der Engel zu den Hirten auf dem Felde … Worunter bisweilen des Christkindleins Wiege mit eingeführet wird’)

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