Journal of Seventeenth-Century Music, volume 9 (2003) no. 1
http://www.sscm-jscm.org/v9/no1/hill.html
ISSN: 1089-747X

John Walter Hill
Beyond Isomorphism toward a Better Theory of Recitative

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Plutone: “Ond’è cotanto ardire” from Euridice, speech sound tracing and musical setting by Peri




Plutone: Ond’è cotanto ardire,  
  Whence is such daring?  
     
  Ch’avanti al di fatale  
  Who, before his fatal day,  
     
  Scenda a’ miei bassi regni un uom mortale?  
  descends to my lower realms a mortal man?  

 

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