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The Golden age

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Summary:Flutist James Galway discusses the renaissance of music in Elizabethan England and the madrigals popular at the time, also noting the birth of opera in Italy and early ballet in France. Several individual performers and musical groups present examples.
Contributor:Galway, James
Bailey, Derek
Provider:Polytel Film
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Music 17th century History and criticism
Credits:Cameras, Nick Hale ... [et al.] ; film editor, Gregory Harris ; voice of Denys Hawthorne ; music consultant, William Mann.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Performing Arts, Music
Films@UM Browse terms:Music
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