the writer of a monody

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  • Monodist — Mon o*dist, n. A writer of a monody. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • monodist — [män′ə dist] n. a writer or singer of a monody * * * See monodic. * * * …   Universalium

  • monodist — [män′ə dist] n. a writer or singer of a monody …   English World dictionary

  • monodist — noun Date: 1751 a writer, singer, or composer of monody …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • monodist — mÉ‘nÉ™dɪst / mÉ’ n. composer of homophony, writer of a composition intended for one voice (Music) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • monodist — mon·o·dist …   English syllables

  • monodist — ˈmänədə̇st noun ( s) Etymology: monody + ist : a writer, singer, or composer of monody …   Useful english dictionary

  • monody — monodist /mon euh dist/, n. /mon euh dee/, n., pl. monodies. 1. a Greek ode sung by a single voice, as in a tragedy; lament. 2. a poem in which the poet or speaker laments another s death; threnody. 3. Music. a. a style of composition in which… …   Universalium

  • Emilio de' Cavalieri — (c. 1550 ndash;March 11, 1602) was an Italian composer, producer, organist, diplomat, choreographer and dancer at the end of the Renaissance era. His work, along with that of other composers active in Rome, Florence and Venice, was critical in… …   Wikipedia

  • Claudio Saracini — (1 July 1586 – 20 September 1630) was an Italian composer, lutenist, and singer of the early Baroque era. He was one of the most famous and distinguished composers of monody. Contents 1 Life 2 Music and influence 3 References …   Wikipedia

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