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Caccia a.k.a. Roger Caccia was a film actor.

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Google previewThe Georgic (1919)

A Contribution to the Study of the Vergilian Type of Didactic Poetry by Marie Loretto Lilly

La Caccia is a very long poem, five cantos, containing in all from seven thousand to eight thousand lines. The subject matter is like that of the poet's predecessors, but the theme is developed differently, on a framework corresponding more ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Music and Musicians (A.D. 1450-1880) by Eminent Writers, English and Foreign (1880)

by George Grove

For whereas the latter is essentially an oboe lowered through a fifth, the real oboe di caccia is a bassoon raised a fourth. It therefore carries upwards the bass tone of the latter, rather than depresses the essentially treble quality of the oboe.

Google previewA Dictionary of Music and Musicians (A.D. 1450-1889) by Eminent Writers, English and Foreign (1880)

With Illustrations and Woodcuts by Sir George Grove

For whereas the latter is essentially an oboe lowered through a fifth, the real oboe di caccia is a bassoon raised a fourth. It therefore carries upwards the bass tone of the latter, rather than depresses the essentially treble quality of the oboe.

Google previewA Poet's Glossary (2014)

by Edward Hirsch

The caccia is an Italian verse form with no fixed meter or structure. It is best known as a musical form popular in the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries. Musicologists have generally considered it synonymous with the ...

Google previewShifting Baselines of Europe (2017)

New Perspectives beyond Neoliberalism and Nationalism by European Alternatives, Daphne Büllesbach, Marta Cillero, Lukas Stolz

advisor based in Berlin and co-founder of Commons Network Daphne Büllesbach is Director of European Alternatives and coordinator of Transeuropa Festival Giuseppe Caccia is a scholar in History of Political Thought List of contributors.

Google previewSicily (2008)

by Caroline Koubé

Ambulacro della Grande Caccia is an indulgence of ...

Google previewDictionary of Music and Musicians (1895)

(A.D. 1450-1889) by Sir George Grove, John Alexander Fuller-Maitland

For whereas the latter is essentially an oboe lowered through a fifth, the real oboe di caccia is a bassoon raised a fourth. It therefore carries upwards the bass tone of the latter, rather than depresses the essentially treble quality of the oboe.

Google previewMedieval Italy (2004)

An Encyclopedia by Christopher Kleinhenz

Barker c CACCIA The caccia is a poetic form with no 168 ...

Google previewBread Machine Magic (2014)

138 Exciting Recipes Created Especially for Use in All Types of Bread Machines by Linda Rehberg, Lois Conway

milligram Focaccia caccia is a flat, rustic [talian herb bread that.

Google previewDante in Context (2015)

by Zygmunt G. Barański, Lino Pertile

The caccia is a musical and poetic form for three singers similar in some ways to the madrigal but involving a hunting (or fishing, etc.) scene in dialogue with a canon (round) in the upper two voices. The second voice enters after the first voice ...

Google previewThe Frankies Spuntino Kitchen Companion and Cooking Manual (2010)

by Frank Falcinelli, Frank Castronovo, Peter Meehan

(Caccia means hunter.) Cacciatorini are most often made with finely ground meat and mildly spiced; they shouldn't be aged so long that they're rock hard, though we do like them on the firmer, drier side. Even if you're not hunting wild pigs, ...

Google previewGrove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians (1922)

by Sir George Grove, John Alexander Fuller-Maitland

For whereas the latter is essentially an oboe lowered through a fifth, the real oboe di caccia is a bassoon raised a fourth. It therefore carries upwards the boss tone of ...

Google previewA Concise Dictionary of Musical Terms (1884)

To which is Prefixed an Introduction to the Elements of Music by Frederick Niecks

CACCIA— CADENCE. 89 Caccia (It.). Chase, hunting. — Alla caccia, in the hunting style. Cachucha (Sp.). A Spanish national dance in ternary time. Cacofonia (it.), Cacophonie (Fr.), Cacophony. Disagreeable sound, discordant sounds.

Google previewThe Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics (2012)

by Roland Greene, Stephen Cushman, Clare Cavanagh, Jahan Ramazani, Paul F. Rouzer, Harris Feinsod, David Marno, Alexandra Slessarev

CACCIA. An It. verse form first used in the early th c. by Magister Piero, Giovanni da Cascia, and Jacopo da Bologna. Three early caccia were cast in the form of the *madrigal. The highly developed caccia consisted of a random number of ...

Google previewConcise Encyclopedia of High Performance Silicones (2014)

by Atul Tiwari, Mark D. Soucek

Caccia, M. Martinez, R.A. Pierson, and R.J. Mapletoft, Anim.

Google previewThe Oxford Dictionary of Music (2013)

by Michael Kennedy, Tim Rutherford-Johnson, Joyce Kennedy

caccia [It.] Chase, hunt, e.g. alla caccia, in hunting style. In *ars nova 2 vv. ' chased' each other in strict canon, the text often dealing with hunting. See oboe family and ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Sports Health and Physical Education (1994)

by S. R. Sharma

A "touchdown" was called a caccia, and the team making the greater number of caccie won the game. A player was allowed to kick, strike, throw the ball, or to run with it. There were certain fouls in the game, such as kicking the ball into the ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Choral Music (2010)

by Melvin P. Unger

C – CACCIA. Italian poetic and musical form of the 1300s and 1400s. During the 14th century, it consisted usually of two canonic voice parts with text, accompanied by an untexted tenor line (which was presumably played by an instrument).

Google previewThe Hutchinson Concise Dictionary of Music (2014)

by Barrie Jones

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