Chapter 11. Così's Canon Quartet

  1. Garry L. Hagberg Chair
  1. Stephen Davies President

Published Online: 23 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444302813.ch11

Art and Ethical Criticism

Art and Ethical Criticism

How to Cite

Davies, S. (2008) Così's Canon Quartet, in Art and Ethical Criticism (ed G. L. Hagberg), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444302813.ch11

Editor Information

  1. University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK

Author Information

  1. University of Auckland, New Zealand

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 20 JUN 2008

Book Series:

  1. New Directions in Aesthetics

Book Series Editors:

  1. Dominic McIver Lopes3 and
  2. Berys Gaut4

Series Editor Information

  1. 3

    University of British Columbia, Canada

  2. 4

    University of St Andrews, UK

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405134835

Online ISBN: 9781444302813



  • music and moral relations;
  • Così's Canon Quartet;
  • Gugliemo's non-participation in canon;
  • respecting and transforming conventional operatic structure;
  • musical and dramatic structure in Così Fan Tutti


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Gugliemo's Non-Participation in the Canon

  • Respecting and Transforming Conventional Operatic Structure

  • Musical and Dramatic Structure in Così Fan Tutti