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The World of the Castrati: The History of an Extraordinary Operatic Phenomenon

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The reader will learn of the horrors of castration, the nature of the strange castrato voice, and the conflicts these singers experienced. There is much to admire in Patrick Barbier’s book examining ‘the history of an extraordinary operatic phenomenon.

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That political theatre is a scandalmonger too, revelling in salacious tales and feasting on farce and jealousies, both those of diva sopranos towards the heavenly male sopranists and those of composers tyrannised by the whims of arrogant angels. Published September 1st by Souvenir Press first patirck January 1st With his quartet, he has enjoyed making CDs of them, performing the sophistication, gaiety and virtuosic nuptials of bass, soprano, contralto and counter-tenor voices, accompanied by viola da gamba, flute, percussion instruments, harpsichord, baroque guitar and castanets.

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Lists with This Book. Melissa rated it it was amazing Jun 04, Tweedledum rated it it was amazing Dec 02, Even the castrati boys, who were supposed to have such wonderful opportunities had shockingly hard lives in their prison-like This book appeared to lis very well researched and thorough, but it was surprisingly slow reading for me. Clearly the castrati were the most vivid representation of the artifice popular in Italian opera during the late seventieth century into the nineteenth.

Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. At the beginning of the seventeenth century in Italy, a two-headed Neapolitan surgeon-barber carried out an experimental operation on a poor young man — castration — thus preserving his angelic soprano tessitura.

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