Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina: A Research Guide

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina: A Research Guide

by Taylor and Francis
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0815323514

ISBN-13: 9780815323518

Pub. Date: 02/08/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The work and posthumous reputation of Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (c.1525-1594) are unlike those of any composer in the Western tradition. This guide introduces students and scholars to the literature on Palestrina as well as the complicated history of the publication of his works.

Overview

The work and posthumous reputation of Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina (c.1525-1594) are unlike those of any composer in the Western tradition. This guide introduces students and scholars to the literature on Palestrina as well as the complicated history of the publication of his works.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815323518
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
02/08/2002
Series:
Routledge Music Bibliographies Series
Pages:
350
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.25(d)

Table of Contents

Introductionvii
Abbreviationsxv
1.Chronology and Biographical Outline1
2.Primary Sources: Printed Music13
I.Early Editions of Printed Music by Palestrina as Sole Composer13
II.Printed Compositions in Musical Anthologies54
III.Contemporary Arrangements of Palestrina's Works70
IV.Prints in Books, Theoretical Treatises, Manuals of Instruction, and Similar Sources Dating from before 180075
3.Primary Sources: A Checklist of Manuscripts79
4.Modern Editions of Palestrina's Music I: Comprehensive Editions135
I.The "Haberl" Edition (1862-1907)135
II.The "Casimiri" Edition (1939-1987)164
III.The Palestrina Foundation Series (1975-)187
5.Modern Editions of Palestrina's Music II: Collected and Individual Works189
I.Selections in Anthologies, Collections, Sets, and Series189
II.Individually Issued Items221
6.Bibliography of Secondary Literature253
I.General Background, History, and Contemporaries253
II.Biographical Literature265
III.Studies of Sources, Music, and Style281
IV.Reception History323
1.From the Sixteenth Century to 1750323
2.From 1750 to 1914342
3.From 1914 to the Present366
7.Discography383
Index437
Index of Titles and First Lines of Musical Works437
Index of Names and Subjects463

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