The Complete Works of Francesco Antonio Bonporti
This large-format volume is suitable for research and performance. It includes a modern edition of the complete compositions of Francesco Antonio Bonporti (1672-1749), a priest and composer who lived in Trent. Works include Bonporti's trio sonatas, motets, violin sonatas, and concerti in full score. The book is supplemented with a thorough biography and stylistic overview of Bonporti's output written by Galliano Ciliberti and translated by Elisabeth Wright. Contributors are Galliano Ciliberti, Eleanor Selfridge-Field, Maxwell Sobel, and Elisabeth Wright.
- Paperback | 700 pages
- 198.1 x 274.3 x 33mm | 1,406.15g
- 01 Jul 2005
- Indiana University Press
- Bloomington, IN, United States
- English, Latin
Table of contents
I. Editorial Overview 1. Editorial Method and Issues; 2. Motet Texts with English Translations; 3. List of Sources II. Biography and Analysis Galliano Ciliberti; Translation by Elisabeth Wright 4. Biography of Bonporti; 5. Overview of Bonporti's Works; 6. Bibliography III. The Complete Works of Bonporti 7. Trio Sonatas; 8. Motets; 9. Violin Sonatas; 10. Concerti; Contributors
About Maxwell Sobel
Maxwell Sobel, M.D., has prepared numerous editions of early music. He collaborated with Clifford Bartlett and Peter Holman to produce a definitive performing edition of Henry Purcell s opera King Arthur for the 1995 Boston Early Music Festival."