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Canzon XII (1615) - Score and parts

By Giovanni Gabrieli

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Canzon XII (1615) - Score and parts composed by Giovanni Gabrieli (1553-1612). For double SATB recorders. String Quartets, Quintets etc., Recorder Sextets etc.. Venetian Instrumental Music. Score and Parts. Published by London Pro Musica (MM.LPMVM02).

Although more conservative than others, this piece has a strong feeling of motivic development, with much of the material growing out of the initial rhythm.

About Venetian Instrumental Music

c.1600. Around 1600 in Venice & other north Italian centers new types of ensemble music emerge exploring, among other things the use of polychoral techniques.