February, 2012

Composers > Love > The makings of Insanity - Carlo Gesualdo and Donna Maria d’Avalos
by Georg Predota | February 29th, 2012

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Carlo Gesualdo and Donna Maria d’Avalos

Carlo Gesualdo Madrigals, Book 6 (1611) The third act of William Shakespeare’s tragic play “Othello” contains the ominous words “O, beware, my lord, of jealousy! It is the green-eyed monster which doth mock the meat it feeds on”. As we [...] more >>