Medieval & Renaissance music (c 1000 to c 1600)

    Ritual Meanings in the Fifteenth-Century Motet

    By Robert Nosow

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    The first large-scale study of how fifteenth-century motets were used across Western Europe, dispelling the mysteries surrounding these outstanding works.

    Medieval Song in Romance Languages

    By John Haines

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    Ranging from 500 to 1200, this book considers the neglected vernacular music of this period, performed mainly by women.

    Music In Wetern Europe Before AD1600

    By Clive Bate

    Paperback £11.99

    What is the point of reading about the music written before 1600? First, much of it is very beautiful and most enjoyable. Second, during the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, European musicians and craftsmen laid the technical foundations for their successors, the foundations of the classical music that...

    One Hundred Latin Hymns: Ambrose to Aquinas

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    This volume collects one hundred of the most important and beloved Late Antique and Medieval Latin hymns from Western Europe. Ranging from Ambrose in the late fourth century to Bonaventure in the thirteenth, the authors meditate on the ineffable, from Passion to Paradise, and cover a broad gamut of poetic...

    The Sense of Sound: Musical Meaning in France, 1260-1330

    By Emma Dillon

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    The Sense of Sound is a radical recontextualization of French song, 1260-1330. Situating musical sound against sonorities of the city, madness, charivari, and prayer, it argues that the effect of verbal confusion popular in music abounds with audible associations, and that there was meaning in what is often heard as...

    Performance of 16th-Century Music

    By Anne Smith

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    Paperback £27.65

    Through The Performance of 16th-Century Music, today's musicians will gain fundamental insight into how 16th-century polyphony functions, and the tools necessary to perform this repertoire to its fullest and glorious potential.

    Medieval Song in Romance Languages

    By John Haines

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    Hardback £59.07

    Ranging from 500 to 1200, this book considers the neglected vernacular music of this period, performed mainly by women.

    Oxford History of Western Music: Music from the Earliest Not

    By Richard Taruskin

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    Originally published: 2005. New introductions and prefaces added to each volume.

    Medieval Wisdom and Music

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    Hardback £7.25

    Insights from the past to shed light on the present

    Companion to Medieval and Renaissance Music

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    This text on medieval and Renaissance music is intended for students of early music, university music departments and performers of early music. It covers types of music and individual composers and musicians, as well as various genres, both vocal and instrumental.

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