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The practice of medieval music : studies in chant and performance

Author: Thomas F Kelly
Publisher: Aldershot [u.a.] Ashgate Variorum 2010
Series: Variorum collected studies series, 954
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Focuses on how music functioned in the middle ages, what it meant to its hearers, and how it was performed. This title introduces the reader to the practical detail and complex intricacies of the  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas F Kelly
ISBN: 9781409405276 1409405273
OCLC Number: 837667212
Description: Getr. Zähl. Ill
Contents: Contents: Part 1 Roman Matters: Old-Roman chant and the Responsories of Noah: new evidence from Sutri; Candle, text, ceremony: the Exultet at Rome. Part 2 Embellishing the Liturgy: Introducing the Gloria in excelsis; New music from old: the structuring of responsory prosas; Melodic elaboration in responsory melismas; Melisma and prosula: the performance of responsory tropes; Neuma triplex; Modal neumes at Sens. Part 3 Singing from Scrolls: Structure and ornament in chant: the case of the Beneventan Exultet; The liturgical rotulus at Benevento; A Milanese processional roll at the Beinecke library. Part 4 Later Medieval Music: Medieval composers of liturgical chant; Early polyphony at Montecassino; Indexes.
Series Title: Variorum collected studies series, 954
Responsibility: Thomas Forrest Kelly
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