Jacques Arcadelt was a Franco-Flemish composer of the Renaissance, active in both Italy and . Arcadelt’s Il bianco e dolce cigno opened one of Gardano’s books; as the piece had already achieved immense fame, it was the main selling . Terms in this set (12). Title. Il bianco e dolce cigno. Composer. Arcadelt. Date. Upgrade to remove ads. Only $1/month. Il bianco e dolce cigno. Language: Italian (Italiano) Il bianco e dolce cigno cantando more, ed io piangendo, giung’ al fin del viver mio. Stran’ e.

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The gentle white swan, singing, dies; and I, weeping approach the end of my life.

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Guido Gonzato submitted This page was last edited on 7 Decemberat Morte che nel morire M’empie di gioia tutt’ e di desire; Se nel morir’ altro dolor non sento, Di mille mort’ il di sarei contendo.

Transcribed for modern notation. The text draws an extended analogy between the gentle swan, who is thought to sing only at the sorrowful moment of his death, and the poet who sings at the moment of a much sweeter “death,” which he would like to experience a thousand times a day if possible. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.


In addition to his copious output of madrigals and chansons, Arcadelt produced three masses24 motetssettings of the Magnificatthe Lamentations of Jeremiahand some sacred chansons — the French equivalent of the madrigale spirituale. The chanson was by nature a more stable form, often strophic and with patterned repetition; the madrigal, on the ibanco hand, was usually through-composed. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion.

Il bianco e dolce cigno (Arcadelt, Jacob)

Concise Version [Box Set]. Most of his chansons are syllablic and simple, with brief bursts of polyphonic writing, occasionally canonic, arcaadelt with sections imitating the note nere style of the madrigal — the fast “black notes” producing the effect of a patter song.

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English and Italian Renaissance Madrigals.

Much of his religious music, except for the sacred chansons, he probably wrote during his years in the papal chapel in Rome. Many of them had their early musical training d the intricate polyphony of the Church, but, once arcadely Italy, they mingled this serious “classical” style with the simpler charm of popular vernacular music, especially when setting the often amorous and even erotic poetry fashionable in the courts.


Arcadelt was the most influential member of the early phase of madrigal composition, the “classic” phase; it was through Arcadelt’s publications, more than those of any other composer, that the madrigal became known outside of Italy.

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Possible error s identified. Although he also wrote sacred vocal music, he was one of the most famous of the early composers of madrigals ; his first book of madrigals, published within a decade of the appearance of the earliest arcadely of the form, was the most widely printed collection of madrigals of the entire era.

The Book of Madrigals. Write a customer review. He left a total of 24 motetsFrench chansons, approximately madrigals about fifty of which are of uncertain attributionthree massesas well as settings of the Lamentations of Jeremiah and the Magnificat.

The Tradition of Antonio de Cabezon. Se nel morir altro dolor non sento Di mille morte il di sarei contento. James Gibb submitted Original text and translations may be found at Il bianco e dolce cigno.

SATB version, transposed up a tone to G, with note values halved. Kenji Yamamoto submitted