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The Problem of Tempo: Too Slow, Too Fast, and Just Right
International Congress on Medieval Studies (2009)
  • Andrew Vorder Bruegge, Winthrop University
Abstract

Examination of several sixteenth century Italian court balli that demonstrate the balance between gravitas and sprezzatura and how that balance dictates musical tempo for the accompaniment.

Disciplines
Publication Date
2009
Citation Information
Vorder Bruegge, Andrew. "The Problem of Tempo: Too Slow, Too Fast, and Just Right." International Congress on Medieval Studies. Kalamazoo, MI. Jan. 2009. Available at: http://works.bepress.com/andrew_vorder_bruegge/7