Medieval music

by Honey Meconi

Publisher: Ashgate Pub Ltd, Publisher: Ashgate Pub. Co. in Farnham, Surrey, England, Burlington, VT, USA

Written in English
Published: Pages: 517 Downloads: 75
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Subjects:

  • History and criticism,
  • Music,
  • Performance practice (Music),
  • History

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Honey Meconi
SeriesThe library of essays on music performance practice, Library of essays on music performance practice
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML457 .M42 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxli, 517 p. :
Number of Pages517
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25060497M
ISBN 100754628515
ISBN 109780754628514
LC Control Number2010940356
OCLC/WorldCa704526132

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Medieval Music by Richard H. Hoppin surveys the history and development of music in the Western world from its roots in early Christian liturgy up to the initial glimmerings of the Renaissance in the fifteenth century. Hoppin considers the sources and uses of monophonic chant, the development of increasingly complex polyphony, /5.

The book then covers the later medieval period, including the Ars Nova in France, Machaut, the Italian Ars Nova, and even a section on English music. If not already clear by the preceding paragraph, this text is not recommended for beginners at all/5(12). Medieval Music has a narrative that flows with compelling assurance and conviction.

This book will rock medieval musicology to its foundations, and permit the erection of a much firmer, more interesting, and more realistic structure to take the place of the by: Medieval Music: Selected full-text books and articles.

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Come play music written by kings and clowns, Ladies and lawyers, dance masters, doctors, and troubadours. Welcome to the Middle Ages and Renaissance. Creativity flourished throughout the times that produced writers, Artists, and scientists such as Dante, Chaucer, Shakespeare, Michelangelo, da Vinci, and Galileo/5(12).

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Medieval music theory encompasses technical writing on music from roughly to CE —from the transmission to the West of ancient Greek music theory via the writings of Boethius and his contemporaries to the development of printing.

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Medieval music that will take you back to the times of kings and queens, knights and blacksmiths, minstrels and inns. If you like this medieval instrumental music. Preface: In writing this book I have had in mind the needs of undergraduates and others who require a straightforward account of medieval music, above all in its technical aspects.

There is in these pages little biography and almost no sociology, topics on which others are better equipped to write; on the other hand considerable attention is paid to notation, so often the key. Medieval Music. For at least two and a half millennia, the figure of Orpheus has haunted humanity.

Half-man, half-god, musician, magician, theologian, poet, and lover, his story never leaves us. He may be myth, but his lyre still sounds, entrancing everything that hears it: animals, trees, water, stones, and men.

About the Author. Anna Maria Busse Berger is Professor of Music at the University of California, Davis where she specializes in Medieval and Renaissance history and theory.

She is the author of Mensuration and Proportion Signs: Origins and published inthis book went on to win the ASCAP Deems Taylor Award and the Wallace Berry Award from the Society of Music. Medieval music in its cultural, social, and intellectual contexts. Margot Fassler's Music in the Medieval West imaginatively reconstructs the repertoire of the Middle Ages by drawing on a wide range of sources.

In addition to highlighting the ceremonial and dramatic functions of medieval music (both sacred and secular), she pays special attention to the exchange of musical4/5.

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Medieval music was an era of Western music, including liturgical music (also known as sacred) used for the church, and secular music, non-religious music. Medieval music includes solely vocal music, such as Gregorian chant and choral music (music for a group of singers), solely instrumental music.

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Plainsong & Medieval Music - Professor James Borders, Professor Christian Leitmeir. In addition to articles embodying original research, the journal publishes book reviews, a list of important recent publications, an annual bibliography of chant research and an annual discography of chant recordings.

Most read. PAPERBACK. Condition: Good. PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A 2-Book SET. 1) Main text, hardback with dj, Medieval Music (The Norton Introduction to Music History), by Richard H. Hoppin, a few pages have very sparse marking, 2) Anthology of Medieval Music, paperback, ed.

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Spanning a millennium of musical history, this monumental volume brings together nearly forty leading authorities to survey the music of Western Europe in the Middle Ages. All of the major aspects of medieval music are considered, making use of the latest research and thinking to discuss everything from the earliest genres of chant, through the music of the.

With contributions from a range of internationally known early music scholars and performers, Tess Knighton and David Fallows provide a lively new survey of music and culture in Europe from the beginning of the Christian era to Fifty essays comment on the social, historical, theoretical, and performance contexts of the music and musicians of the period to offer fresh 5/5(2).

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