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The Resource Music in the middle ages : with an introduction on the music of ancient times, by Gustave Reese

Music in the middle ages : with an introduction on the music of ancient times, by Gustave Reese

Label
Music in the middle ages : with an introduction on the music of ancient times
Title
Music in the middle ages
Title remainder
with an introduction on the music of ancient times
Statement of responsibility
by Gustave Reese
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
780.902
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • music
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML172
LC item number
.R4 1940
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Label
Music in the middle ages : with an introduction on the music of ancient times, by Gustave Reese
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First edition."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 425-463) and "Record list" (p. 465-479)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Introduction : the music of ancient times. Southwest Asia and Egypt -- Greece and Rome -- pt. 2. Western European monody to about 1300. The beginnings of Christian sacred chant and the growth of some of its chief branches : Syrian, Byzantine, Armenian, Coptic, and Ethiopian -- The growth of some of the chief branches of Christian chant--continued : Russian, Ambrosian, Mozarabic, and Gallican -- Gregorian chant : its history and notation -- Gregorian chant : its modal system and forms -- Secular monody : the Latin songs, the jongleurs, troubadours, and trouvères -- Secular monody continued : the early Minnesinger, the Laude and Geisslerlieder, English monody, Spanish monody -- pt. 3. Polyphony based on the perfect consonances and its displacement by polyphony based on the third. The earlier stages of organum -- The rise of measured music and the development of its notation to Franco of Cologne (c. 1280) -- The culmination of the continental organum and discant in the 12th and 13th centuries : the organa, conductus, early motet, cantilena; methods of performance; instruments ; The 14th century : French music, French and Italian notation -- The 14th century : Italian, Spanish and German music ; Musica falsa; Instruments -- Polyphony in the British Isles from the 12th century to the death of Dunstable
Control code
ocm00398158
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 502 pages
Lccn
41000557
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (music) viii plates (including facsimiles (music))
System control number
(OCoLC)398158
Label
Music in the middle ages : with an introduction on the music of ancient times, by Gustave Reese
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First edition."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 425-463) and "Record list" (p. 465-479)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Introduction : the music of ancient times. Southwest Asia and Egypt -- Greece and Rome -- pt. 2. Western European monody to about 1300. The beginnings of Christian sacred chant and the growth of some of its chief branches : Syrian, Byzantine, Armenian, Coptic, and Ethiopian -- The growth of some of the chief branches of Christian chant--continued : Russian, Ambrosian, Mozarabic, and Gallican -- Gregorian chant : its history and notation -- Gregorian chant : its modal system and forms -- Secular monody : the Latin songs, the jongleurs, troubadours, and trouvères -- Secular monody continued : the early Minnesinger, the Laude and Geisslerlieder, English monody, Spanish monody -- pt. 3. Polyphony based on the perfect consonances and its displacement by polyphony based on the third. The earlier stages of organum -- The rise of measured music and the development of its notation to Franco of Cologne (c. 1280) -- The culmination of the continental organum and discant in the 12th and 13th centuries : the organa, conductus, early motet, cantilena; methods of performance; instruments ; The 14th century : French music, French and Italian notation -- The 14th century : Italian, Spanish and German music ; Musica falsa; Instruments -- Polyphony in the British Isles from the 12th century to the death of Dunstable
Control code
ocm00398158
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 502 pages
Lccn
41000557
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (music) viii plates (including facsimiles (music))
System control number
(OCoLC)398158

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