The Resource Medieval instrumental dances, [compiled by] Timothy J. McGee

Medieval instrumental dances, [compiled by] Timothy J. McGee

Label
Medieval instrumental dances
Title
Medieval instrumental dances
Statement of responsibility
[compiled by] Timothy J. McGee
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fro
  • eng
Summary
In Europe the tradition of secular dance has continued unbroken until the present. In the late Middle Ages it was an important and frequent event-for the nobility a gracious way to entertain guests, for the peasantry a welcome relaxation from the toils of the day. Now back in print, this collection presents compositions that are known or suspected to be instrumental dances from before ca. 1420. The forty-seven pieces vary in length and style and come from French, Italian, English, and Czech sources. Timothy McGee relates medieval dances to the descriptions found in literary, theoretical, an
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
785.4152
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
no index present
LC call number
M2 .M2788 1989
Literary form
unknown
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Music : scholarship and performance
Label
Medieval instrumental dances, [compiled by] Timothy J. McGee
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "This edition contains all the compositions known or suspected to be instrumental dances from before approximately 1430"--Preface
  • For 1 or 2 instruments
  • Texts of the 2 vocal works in Old French
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; DANCE IN THE MIDDLE AGES; The Evidence; PLATES; Dance in the Garden of Mirth; 1. Detail from The Efffects of Good Government; 2. Detail from Church; 3. Fresco, Trent; 4. Music in the Garden of Delight; Theoretical Statements and the Dance Repertory; Vocal Dances; Instrumental Dances; THE REPERTORY OF TEXTLESS DANCES; Estampie; Ductia; Nota; Other Dances; Saitarello; Dance Pairs and Trotto; Unidentified Dances; ""Bel fiore dança""; ""ChançonetaTedescha""; ""Czaldy Waldy""; ""Chose Tassin""; No. 42; Summary; DANCING; Round and Carol
  • 5. La Tierche Estampie Roial6. La Quarte Estampie Royal; 7. La Quinte Estampie Real; 8. La Seste Estampie Real; 9. La Septime Estampie Real; 10. La Uitime Estampie Real; 11. Dansse Real; 12.; 13. Danse; London, British Library, Additional 29987; 14. Ghaetta; 15· Chominciamento di Gioia; 16. Isabella; 17· Tre Fontane; 18. Belicha; 19· Parlamento; 20. In Pro; 21. Principio di Virtu; 22. Salterello [1]; 23· Salterello [2]; 24· Salterello [3]; 25· Salterello [4]; 26. Lamento di Tristano-La Rotta; 27· La Manfredina-La Rotta della Manfredina; 28. Trotto
  • EstampiePERFORMANCE PRACTICES; Instruments; Tempo; Ornamentation and Improvisation; Theoretical Evidence; Ornamented Manuscripts; Improvisation over a Cantus Firmus; Improvising Additional Dance Material; Preludes and Postludes; Drones; Monophonic and Polyphonic Performance; Notes; THE DANCES; Editorial Practices; Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, fonds français 22543; 1a. Kalenda Maya; Paris, Bibliothèque l'Arsenal 5198; 1b. Souvent Souspire; Oxford, Bodleian Library, Douce 139; 2.; Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, fonds français 844c; 3. [La Prime Estampie Royal]; 4. La Seconde Estampie Royal
  • Faenza, Biblioteca Comunale 117 (Faenza Codex)45. Tumpes; 46. Sangilio; 47. Bel Fiore Dança; Critical Notes; Facsimiles and Transcriptions
  • Florence, Archivio di Stato, Antecosimiano No. 1787929. Dança Amorosa-Troto; Prague, State Library XVII F9; 30. Czaldy Waldy; Montpellier, Bibliothèque de la Facultè de Mèdecine MS H196; 31. Chose Tassin [1]; 32. Chose Tassin [2]; 33· Chose Tassin [3]; 34. Chose Loyset; London, British Library, Additional 29987; 35. Chançoneta Tedescha [1]; 36. Chançona Tedescha [2]; 37· Chançona T edescha [3]; 38. Chançona Tedescha [4]; London, British Library, Harley 978; 39.; 40.; 41.; London, British Library, Additional 28550 (Robertsbridge Codex); 42.; 43·; 44. Petrone
Control code
ocn870994418
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x pages, 177 pages of music)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253013149
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt16gkzdp
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33415869
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)870994418
  • pebcs0253013143

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