Plainchant is the oldest substantial body of music that has been preserved in any shape or form. It was first written down in Western Europe in the wake of the. It was first written down in Western Europe in the eighth to ninth centuries. After an exposition of early medieval theoretical writing on plainchant, Hiley. David Hiley’s book Western Plainchant: A Handbook, published in , remains the definitive entry point to chant scholarship and reference.
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This book provides a clear and concise introduction, designed both for those to whom the subject is new and those who require a reference work for advanced study. Oxford University Plainhcant is a department of the University of Oxford. This book provides a clear and concise introduction, designed both for those to whom the subject is new and those who require a reference work for advanced studies.
Interview about Campion Missal, It begins with an explanation of the liturgies which plainchant was designed to serve. Liturgical Books and Plainchant Sources.
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Description Plainchant is the oldest substantial body of music that has been preserved in any shape or form. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Oxford University Press Amazon.
Plainchant and Early Music Theory. Important musicians and centre of composition are discussed, together with the establishment of Gregorian chantin all the lands of medieval Europe, and the reformations and revisions carried out by the religious orders and the humanists.
Western Plainchant : A Handbook
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Benedictus – a new Catholic Liberal Arts College i Table of contents Plaintchant in the liturgy; chant genres; liturgical books and plainchant sources; notation; plates; plainchant and early music theory; plainchant up plaicnhant the 8th century; the Carolingian century; Gregorian chant and other chant repertories; persons and places; reformations of Gregorian chant; the restoration of medieval chant.
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Copiously illustrated with over musical examples, this book highlights the diversity of practice and richness of the chant repertory in the Middle Ages. Many thousands of chants have been sung at different times or places in a multitude of forms and styles, responding to the differing needs of the church weshern the ages. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. After an exposition of early medieval theoretical plainchnt on plainchant, a historical survey follows the constantly changing nature of the repertory from the earliest times to the restoration of medieval chant a century ago.
Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Inspiration from a small Roman basilica The Cappa Negra? Other editions – View all Western Plainchant: The historical relations between Gregorian, Old-Roman, Milanese, Spanish and other repertories is considered. Mirrors of Heaven or Worldly Theaters? The book, whilst remaining a reference, is also eminently readable.