Madrigale Africano / African Madrigal is a polyphonic composition with nine voices and three color timbres for a visual listening... Read More
Madrigale Africano / African Madrigal is a polyphonic composition with nine voices and three color timbres for a visual listening performer.
It is a madrigal because on the one hand it is inspired by the Italian madrigalian culture, in particular by Monteverdi and Marenzio, composers whose works I was listening to at that time; African because on the other hand I feel it is connected to the polyphonic culture of the pygmies of central Africa and pays homage to Masai elegance and noblesse.
I made this work in Todi during the summer of 2021.
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