Purcell Manuscripts: The Principal Musical Sources

Purcell Manuscripts: The Principal Musical Sources

by Robert Shay, Robert Thompson, Shay Robert
     
 

Major reference tool providing in-depth analysis of Purcell manuscript sources.See more details below

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Major reference tool providing in-depth analysis of Purcell manuscript sources.

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ISBN-13:
9780521028110
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/31/2006
Pages:
376
Product dimensions:
7.44(w) x 9.69(h) x 0.79(d)

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Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
List of Tables
Preface
Acknowledgements
Bibliographical Procedure
List of Abbreviations
A Note on the Tables
1Introduction: manuscript sources and Purcell's music1
2Fitzwilliam Museum Music MS 88 and three principal concordances33
3British Library Additional MS 30930 and its repertories84
4British Library Royal Music 20.h.8 and its repertories126
5Performing materials from the London sacred establishments and other sacred sources177
6Music for the theatre231
7Vocal, keyboard and instrumental music260
App. 1Identified copyists and early owners305
App. 2Unidentified copyists316
Bibliography318
Index of manuscripts in tables330
Index of rastral measurements334
Index of works mentioned in the text338
Index of manuscripts mentioned in the text344
Index of names mentioned in the text348
Index of watermark types and personal marks in paper mentioned in the text353

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