Renaissance Art and Music

: the space between

Our choral concert connecting art and music

Master of the Countess of Warwick (fl. later 1560s), unidentified English children. Tallest child is holding a Josquin des Prez part book.  a choral concert connecting art and music with … Continue reading

January 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Conference: The Visual Arts and Music in Renaissance Europe

  When: 09.30 – 17.30, Saturday 18 January 2014 (with registration from 09.00) Where: Kenneth Clark Lecture Theatre, The Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, Strand, London WC2R 0RN Due to unforeseen … Continue reading

December 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Visual Arts and Music in Renaissance Europe C. 1400-1650

  The Courtauld Institute of Art and Renaissance Art & Music present: THE VISUAL ARTS AND MUSIC IN RENAISSANCE EUROPE C 1400-1650 Second Annual Postgraduate Renaissance Symposium CALL FOR PAPERS … Continue reading

October 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Guest Blog Post: Ivan Moody

Images: Icons and paintings; music and rites Ivan Moody The idea of the “icon” is a difficult one to convey in the West, especially now that the word is so … Continue reading

June 20, 2013 · 1 Comment

Video Pairing: Two Peters, Philips and Paul Rubens

Amarilli (after G. Caccini): Amarilli Di Giulio Romano Composer: Peter Philips, ca. 1560–1628 Performed by Rachelle Taylor Album: Vox Virginalis – English Keyboard Music Under the Tudor and Stuart Reigns … Continue reading

June 2, 2013 · 1 Comment

Guest Blog Post: Elisabeth Giselbrecht and Elizabeth Upper

Printing music and art together In 1520 the Augsburg humanist Conrad Peutinger described the Liber selectarum cantionum in the epilogue as “most pleasant and full of skill” but also as … Continue reading

April 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Counterfeit Renaissance – A tale of pleasure and delight?

What find I here? Fair Portia’s counterfeit! What demi-god Hath come so near creation? -Shakespeare, Merchant of Venice III.ii.1483 Counterfeit Renaissance – A tale of pleasure and delight? For many … Continue reading

March 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Video Pairing: Stabat Mater and Scenes from the Passion of Christ

Hans Memling (c. 1440, Seligenstadt – d. 1494, Bruges) Scenes from the Passion of Christ, 1470-71 Oil on oak panel, 56,7 x 92,2 cm Galleria Sabauda, Turin Josquin des Prez … Continue reading

January 29, 2013 · Leave a comment

Mouton Ave Maria Gemma Virginum

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