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Kapsberger worked in Francesco’s household until Wikimedia Commons has media related to Johannes Hieronymus Kapsberger.
Kapsberger is best remembered as a composer for lute and theorbo. He started publishing his music at around the same time, with more than a dozen collections of music appearing during the next ten years.
Retrieved from ” https: Giovanni Girolamo Kapsperger also: In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Nothing is known about Kapsberger’s date and place of birth. A prolific and highly original composer, Kapsberger is chiefly remembered today for his lute and theorbo chitarrone music, which was seminal in the development of these as solo instruments.
Around Kapsberger married Gerolima di Rossi, with whom he had at least three children. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Duke University Press, Libro primo de balli, gagliarde et correnti, a quattro voci Rome, and Libro primo di sinfonie a quattro Rome,p.
At least six collections were published during his lifetime, two of which are currently lost. Kapsberger also wrote stage music, almost all currently lost.
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Among them was Athanasius Kircherwho described Kapsberger as a “superb genius” and attested that he has “successfully penetrated the secrets of music. Kapsberger’s other music includes two collections of instrumental ensemble dances, rare for the period, and a wealth of vocal music, which was widely performed during his lifetime, but which is now critically less acclaimed.
Views Read Edit View history. After Kapsberger moved to Romewhere he quickly attained a reputation as a brilliant virtuoso.
He cultivated connections with various powerful individuals and organizations; and himself organized “academies” in his house, which were counted among the “wonders of Rome”. This page was last edited on 24 Novemberat Some contemporaries, such as Stefano Landimentioned that Kapsberger was not as meticulous a composer as he was as a performer. Libro Quarto d’Intavolatura di Chitarone”, These included the celebrated Libro I d’intavolatura di lautoKapsberger’s only surviving collection of music for lute.
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He died in New York and London: Preface to Johann Hieronymus Kapsberger: Regardless of how one regards his compositional prowess, Kapsberger was one of the principal composers of lute and theorbo music during the early Baroque era together with Alessandro Piccinini and greatly contributed towards advancing European plucked string instruments of the time.
Also, a compositional treatise by Kapsberger, Il Kapsperger della musicawas announced in in the preface to Libro quarto d’intavolatura di chitarronebut is now lost. Kapsberger’s writing is characterized, especially in toccatasby spontaneous changes, sharp contrasts, unusual rhythmic groupings and, sometimes, passages that do not conform to the rules of counterpoint that were in use at the time. This list only includes works published during the composer’s lifetime; the few pieces that survive in manuscripts, as well as pieces of questionable attribution, are not included.