Early Music History: Volume 19: Studies in Medieval and Early Modern Music

Early Music History: Volume 19: Studies in Medieval and Early Modern Music

by Iain Fenlon
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521790735

ISBN-13: 9780521790734

Pub. Date: 01/28/2010

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Early Music History is devoted to the study of music from the early Middle Ages to the end of the seventeenth century. The scope is exceptionally broad and includes manuscript studies, textual criticism, iconography, studies of the relationship between words and music, and the relationship between music and society. Articles in volume 19 include: Ritual and

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Early Music History is devoted to the study of music from the early Middle Ages to the end of the seventeenth century. The scope is exceptionally broad and includes manuscript studies, textual criticism, iconography, studies of the relationship between words and music, and the relationship between music and society. Articles in volume 19 include: Ritual and Ceremony in the Spanish Royal Chapel, c. 1559-c. 1561; Urban Minstrels in Late Medieval Southern France; Mapping the Soundscapes: Church Music in English Towns 1450-1550; A New Look at Old-Roman Chant.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521790734
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
01/28/2010
Series:
Early Music History Series, #19
Pages:
308
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.83(d)

Table of Contents

1. Mapping the soundscape: church music in English towns 1450–1550 Clive Burgess and Andrew Wathey; 2. Fortune's demesne: the interrelation of text and music in Machaut's Il mest avis, De fortune and two related anonymous balades Elizabeth Eva Leach; 3. A new look at Old Roman chant Kenneth Levy; 4. Ritual and ceremony in the Spanish royal chapel Bernadette Nelson; 5. Urban minstrels in late medieval southern France: opportunities, status and professional relationships Gretchen Peters; 6. Royal image-making and textual interplay in Gilbert Banaster's O Maria et Elizabeth Magnus Williamson; Reviews.

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