Eternal Source of Light Divine: Musical as Speech in the Seventeen Century - Fall 2019 - Mr. Matt Glandorf
(Eternal Source of Light Divine FA19)

When a group of intellectuals gathered to discuss the way the ancient Greek treatises spoke of the way that music addressed the passions it ultimately lead to the invention of the operatic form. From Monteverdi in Mantua and Venice to Lully at Versailles to the Bach family in Germany, we will trace the ways in which music became a truly rhetorical art that speaks.