MusicAtlas: Mantova/Mantua

From the 14th century until 1708 ruled by Gonzaga family, then Austrian rule.
Tromboncino (shortly) and Marchetto Cara ca. 1500 under the enthusiastic patronage of music lover Isabella d'Este. Monteverdi 1589-1612.
Inhabitants point to two fancied locations from Verdi's Rigoletto.

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ducal palace

Image for Palazzo Ducale Piazza Sordello Mantova

study of Isabella

Image for Castello San Giorgio: Studiolo Piazza Sordello Mantova

Santa Barbara


“House of Rigoletto”

Image for  Piazza Sordello, 23 Mantova

Marchetto Cara


hist. theatre, Mozart

Image for Teatro Scientifico Via dell' Academia, 47 Mantova

Mozart 1770


Teatro Sociale


“House of Sparafucile”

Explanation of symbols

workshop A workshop or atelier for instruments or other music items. other music Other occasional live music performances
library A library or archive. live music A concert hall or other place for live music.
conservatory A conservatory or music school. historic performances A place where composers or musicians performed or were employed.
house closed A house or building that is closed to the public. house open to public A house or building that can be visited by the public.
monument A single monument. monuments Two or more monuments.
museum A museum. opera house or theatre Opera house or other place for music theatre performances.
organ A memorial or interesting organ. memorial tablet A memorial tablet or stone.
grave A single grave. graves Two or more graves.