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A short lighthearted air or song.

[From Italian canzonetta, diminutive of canzone; see canzone.]
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But Rosamond could also sing "Black-eyed Susan" with effect, or Haydn's canzonets, or "Voi, che sapete," or "Batti, batti"--she only wanted to know what her audience liked.
However, an 11,718-square-foot lot on Canzonet Street had its rate go from $132 to $468.
dissertation "Anatomy, Industry, and the English Canzonet, 1770-1820: Placing Women in the Private Sphere" [Cornell University, 2004]).
The "encomium" on Novello's unassuming canzonet is preceded by distinctly unfavorable and hostile reviews of music by John Field and Ludwig van Beethoven.
The volume of Sacred Hymnes of 3, 4, 5 and 6 Parts for Voyces and Viols (London: Edward Allde, 1615) by the East Anglian composer John Amner (1579-1641) is also very welcome, and Morehen's argument that it belongs within The English Madrigalists series is strengthened by the fact that this composer was clearly much influenced by the secular forms of his day (the ballet--in which "Fa la" is replaced by "Alleluia"--and canzonet in particular), although the pieces with viols are as much in the idiom of the verse anthem as of the consort song.
July 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Sweet Adelines International Greater Harrisburg and Region 4 choruses and Canzonet quartet won gold-level awards during the World Choir games of 2012.
The second part (thirteen sonnets, with a Petrarchan canzonet and two madrigals) is unusual in its assertion of a vengeful attitude, pitted against the resilience of his love, figured as a phoenix.
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The results on display in this edition range from a grave and fine-wrought, almost Shakespearean, rendering of one of Michelangelo's sonnets for Vittoria Colonna to the following irresistible little carved cherry-stone titled "A Neapolitan Canzonet.
Some Haydn English Canzonets were delightfully done: "She never told her love" was touching and compassionate; Sailor's Song drew a pert, neatly turned accompaniment from sister Jennifer.
1777 (26)]); Twelve Canzonets for Two Voices; Composed by William Jackson of Exeter, opera nona (London: for the author, n.