Caccini

[kaht-chee-nee]
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Historical Examples of caccini

  • I see very little Wagner in it; it is more like Caccini or Monteverde.

    Evelyn Innes

    George Moore

  • It was certainly well fitted to be one of the parents of the recitative of Peri and Caccini with the church chant as the other.

    Some Forerunners of Italian Opera

    William James Henderson

  • Caccini desired that the employment of all these factors in song should be regulated by the significance of the text.

    Some Forerunners of Italian Opera

    William James Henderson

  • Caccini also showed that he was not averse to the lascivious allurements of two female voices moving in elementary harmonies.

    Some Forerunners of Italian Opera

    William James Henderson

  • Caccini was somewhat more liberal than Peri in the use of floridity and always showed taste and judgement therein.

    Some Forerunners of Italian Opera

    William James Henderson