Ambrosiana at Harvard: New Sources of Milanese Chant

Ambrosiana at Harvard: New Sources of Milanese Chant

by Thomas Forrest Kelly
     
 

This collection of ten essays constitutes the proceedings of a two-day conference held at Harvard in October 2007. The conference focused on three medieval manuscripts of Ambrosian chant owned by Houghton Library. The generously illustrated essays explore the manuscripts as physical objects and place them in their urban and historical contexts, as well as in the… See more details below

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This collection of ten essays constitutes the proceedings of a two-day conference held at Harvard in October 2007. The conference focused on three medieval manuscripts of Ambrosian chant owned by Houghton Library. The generously illustrated essays explore the manuscripts as physical objects and place them in their urban and historical contexts, as well as in the musical and ecclesiastical context of Milan, Italy, and medieval Europe.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780981885803
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
08/30/2010
Series:
Houghton Library Studies Series, #47
Pages:
172
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.60(d)

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