Western Plainchant in the First Millennium: Studies in the Medieval Liturgy and Its Music

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Taking up questions and issues in early chant studies, this volume of essays addresses some of the topics raised in James McKinnon's The Advent Project: The Later Seventh-Century Creation of the Roman Mass, the last book before his untimely death in February 1999. A distinguished group of chant scholars examine the formation of the liturgy, issues of theory and notation, and Carolingian and post-Carolingian chant. Special studies include the origins of musical notations, nuances of early chant performance (with accompanying ...

Western Plainchant in the First Millennium: Studies in the Medieval Liturgy and Its Music 2003, Routledge, Aldershot, England

ISBN-13: 9780754603894

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