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Gable, “Observations”: 94, suggests this. Intensity vibrato is produced with a different vocal mechanism than the trillo, so the former would not lead directly into the latter. See also Kurtzman, Monteverdi Vespers: 388–389. 18. If, for example, one chooses to use throat articulation for passaggi with note values transcribed as modern sixteenth notes, a normative tempo range would be from ???? = 104/106 at the slower end to ???? =122/124 at the faster. For audio examples using throat articulation, see my recordings of Purcell’s “Hark, the echoing air” on the CD From Rosy Bowers, Albany Records Troy #127 (1994), which at around ???? = 108 is one of the fastest recorded tempos for this piece to date, and the final Presto (V) movement of Antonio Bononcini’s “Laudate Pueri” on the CD Antonio and Giovanni Bononcini: Sonatas and Cantatas, Centaur CRC 2630 (2003), which is at a tempo of ???? = 122.

The Treble . . ”97 Butler’s concept of “equality” in this case might have meant equal within the parameters of the pyramid—a balance different from the modern norm. ”98 What Butler meant by “shril” is unclear; it may simply be an indication of falsetto. ”100 By the time of Purcell, the countertenor voice used both natural and falsetto registers. 101 Playford’s glosses on Caccini are of considerable interest, particularly with respect to the trillo. ”102 Playford’s “Directions for Singing after the Italian Manner” lasted through the twelfth edition of A Breefe Introduction (1694).

61. “La justesse consiste à prendre le tone proposé, sans qu’il soit permis d’aller plus haut, ou plus bas que la chorde, ou la note au’il faut toucher, & entonner. ” Mersenne, Harmonie universelle: 2:353. 62. ” Montéclair, Principes: 83. 63. “Le Balancement que les Italiens appellent Tremolo produit l’effet du tremblant de l’Orgue. : 85. 64. “Le son file s’execute sure une note de longue durée, en continuant la voix sans qu’elle vacille aucunement. : 88. See also Sanford, Vocal Style: 231. 65.

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