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  • Author(s): Stipčević, Ennio, author
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    Oxford Music Online
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      Oxford: Oxford University Press,.
    • Abstract:
      City in northern Croatia (capital 1767–76). During the Middle Ages and Renaissance there were several monastic scriptoria present in Varaždin and the surrounding areas. The Pauline friars had a scriptorium in Lepoglava and founded the first public high school in continental Croatia (1503). In Varaždin, Jesuits built a high school (1636), and a church and monastery (1646) and encouraged cultural development. During the 18th century music-making developed in churches and monasteries (Franciscan church, Jesuit church, Ursuline Sisters’ monastery, St. Nicholas’ Municipal church), as well as in the salons of the nobility and bourgeoisie. The Franciscans took particular care of church song, the Jesuits organized theatre productions and monumental church rituals with music, while the Ursuline sisters opened a public school for girls. Music collections of the Franciscan and Ursuline monasteries kept manuscripts of music by local and international composers present in the city during the 18th and 19th centuries. The Czech composer J.K. Vanhal spent some time on several occasions in Varaždin in the beginning of the 1770s, invited by count Ladislav III Erdödy. Ladislav’s wife Julijana Drašković Erdödy ordered a caligraphic volume of the piano music of F.J. Haydn, I. Pleyel, and Vanhal for her home music-making. The Austrian J. Werner was a composer and organist of the Municipal church (...
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      STIPČEVIĆ, E. author. Varaždin. Oxford Music Online, [s. l.], [s. d.]. DOI 10.1093/gmo/9781561592630.article.2280698. Disponível em: Acesso em: 20 set. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Stipčević E author. Varaždin. Oxford Music Online. doi:10.1093/gmo/9781561592630.article.2280698
    • APA:
      Stipčević, E. author. (n.d.). Varaždin. Oxford Music Online.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Stipčević, Ennio, author. 2020. “Varaždin.” Oxford Music Online. Accessed September 20. doi:10.1093/gmo/9781561592630.article.2280698.
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      Stipčević, E. author (no date) ‘Varaždin’, Oxford Music Online. doi: 10.1093/gmo/9781561592630.article.2280698.
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Stipčević, E author n.d., ‘Varaždin’, Oxford Music Online, viewed 20 September 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Stipčević, Ennio, author. “Varaždin.” Oxford Music Online. EBSCOhost, doi:10.1093/gmo/9781561592630.article.2280698. Accessed 20 Sept. 2020.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Stipčević, Ennio, author. “Varaždin.” Oxford Music Online. Accessed September 20, 2020. doi:10.1093/gmo/9781561592630.article.2280698.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Stipčević E author. Varaždin. Oxford Music Online [Internet]. [cited 2020 Sep 20]; Available from: