[kah-chuh; Italian kaht-chah]
- a 14th-century Italian vocal form for two voices in canon plus an independent tenor, with a text describing the hunt or the cries and noises of village life.
Origin of caccia
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Examples from the Web for caccia
In the 1586–7 edition of Caccia the chapel itself is alone given as completed.
This exactly tallies with the dates given in the two editions of Caccia.
I had better perhaps give the words in which Caccia describes the work.
In the poetical part of Caccia it is described as recently made and “ben ritratto.”
I observe that in Caccia the “tempio” is praised but not apparently the work that it contained.