Cesarina Ricci de Tingoli

(b. c.1573, fl. 1597)


Born in Rimini, Cesarina Ricci de Tingoli may have been taught by the composer Ruggiero Giovannelli.


Il primo libro de madrigali a cinque voci (Venice: Angelo Gardano, 1597) [exists incomplete, with only Alto, Tenore, and Basso parts surviving]


Christine Fischer, reconstructed three madrigals (Masters thesis, 1996)

Caroline Marçot, performed by Ensemble Duvinsela as part of the 9ème Édition Festivale Présences Féminines (14th March 2019, Chapelle Notre Dame La Garde)

Fiammetta Fuller Gale, premiered in concerts by The Ricci Ensemble on 24th April 2019, St John’s College Chapel and 12th October 2019, Jesus College Chapel

Caroline Lesemann-Elliott (and Eliza Jane Cassey), performed as part of The Korrigan Consort’s The Gentlewomen: An Opera Collage (21st & 22nd February 2020, St Mary Magdalen’s Church, Oxford)


Grove Online
Christine Fischer’s thesis (1996)