Gesungene Innigkeit: Studien zu einer Musikhandschrift der Devotio moderna (Utrecht, Universiteitsbibliotheek, ms. 16 H 34, olim B 113). Mit einer Edition der Gesaenge

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This volume deals with the music of the Devotio moderna, an influential religious movement in Northern Europe during the late Middle Ages. As its point of departure it takes a unique source from the second half of the fifteenth century, manuscript 16 H 34 (olim B 113) from the University library of Utrecht, which was hitherto largely unknown.
Five studies deal with the codicological construction, the systems of notation, the function, liturgical and paraliturgical aspects and the polyphonic arrangements of the songs.
The multi-disciplinary approach of this research makes the volume a valuable source for anyone interested in the Devotio moderna movement, especially musicologists, codicologists and (church-)historians.
This volume is illustrated with many facsimiles from the manuscript and contains an edition of all the music of MS.16 H34.

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Ulrike Hascher-Burger, Ph.D. (2002) in musicology, University of Utrecht, has studied musicology, codicology and history. She has published on music and manuscripts of the late Middle Ages, especially the Modern Devotion, such as "Zwischen Apokalypse und Hohemlied", Ons Geestelijk Erf 72 (1998), 246-261.

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Table of Contents


TEIL I Einleitung I. Zu Aufbau, Datierung und Lokalisierung der Handschrift II. Die Notationen der Handschrift III. Aspekte der Funktion IV. Von liturgischer zu paraliturgischer Aufzeichnung: Übergangsformen bei den einstimmigen Gesängen V. Aspekte der mehrstimmigen Musik

TEIL II Editionsprinzipien


ANHANG Gesänge in alphabetischer Folge mit einer Quellenübersicht Gesänge in der Anordnung der Handschrift In der Darstellung aufgeführte Gesänge

Verzeichnis der Handschriften und alten Drucke Ortsregister Namensregister Sachregister Abkürzungen Literaturverzeichnis

Zusammenfassung Summary

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