Claudio Monteverdi Masterpieces

Essential works

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Creative activity

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 Duration of the works

(average or estimed)

 Number of works

1582

62 years

1643

 

Number of works

 

Duration of the works (average or estimed)

Vocal music
Instrumental music
Incidental music

Work for choir (30)

Song, lied (1)

Opera (13)

Work for orchestra (1)

not qualified (2)

Ballet (4)

Other renowned works

1640 - Selva morale e spirituale

1638 - Hor che'l ciel e la terra e'l vento tace

1620 - Andromeda

1617 - Intermède Le nozze di Teti e di Peleo

1608 - L’Arianna

Compositions by Claudio Monteverdi (420+) ...

1560 .. 1640 : the essential composers

1525-1594 Giovanni da Palestrina

1567-1643 Claudio Monteverdi °

1637-1707 Dietrich Buxtehude

1561-1633 Jacopo Peri

1632-1687 Jean-Baptiste Lully °

1566-1613 Carlo Gesualdo

1532-1594 Orlande de Lassus

1585-1672 Heinrich Schütz

1557-1612 Giovanni Gabrieli

1583-1643 Girolamo Frescobaldi

1502-1585 Thomas Tallis

1543-1623 William Byrd

° : Masterpieces listed

On stage or recorded, listen these essential works Claudio Monteverdi




The purpose of these pages is to point out few relevant works only among tens of thousands and to provide some chronological references.

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