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The end of all good music is to affect the soul. ---->>>

The modern composer builds upon the foundation of truth. ---->>>

Music is spiritual. The music business is not. ---->>>


Nationality: Italian
Born: May 15, 1567
Die: November 29, 1643
Occupation: Composer

Claudio Giovanni Antonio Monteverdi (Italian: [ˈklaudjo monteˈverdi]; 15 May 1567 (baptized) – 29 November 1643) was an Italian composer, string player and singer. Monteverdi is considered a crucial transitional figure between the Renaissance and the Baroque periods of music history. While he worked extensively in the tradition of earlier Renaissance polyphony, such as in his madrigals, he also made great developments in form and melody and began employing the basso continuo technique, distinctive of the Baroque (wikipedia)