Theodore Front Musical Literature

Músicos De Compañía Y Empresa Teatral En Madrid En El Siglo XVII.

Price: $131.00

A comprehensive look at music used by theatrical companies in 17th century Madrid. Volume 1 explores the function of music and the organization of the companies. Volume 2 lists the composers and their music. With an introduction, bibliography, discography, and indices. Music examples. A few plates.

2 volume set 821 p.; 24 cm.
Language: Spanish
ISBN: 3944244087
ISBN13: 9783944244082
UPC: 9783944244082

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Cantus Coronatus : 7 Cantigas De El-Rei Dom Dinis (King Dinis Of Portugal).

Price: $102.50

This book studies seven troubadour songs written around 1300 by the King of Portugal, and discovered in 1990 in Lisbon. All texts for this book are given in both Portugese and English. Features color and b&w facsimiles of the manuscript, as well as a modern transcription. Introduction, foreword, index.

x, 306 p.; 24 cm.
Language: Portugese
ISBN: 3937734090
ISBN13: 9783937734095

Early Music Printing And Publishing In The Iberian World / Edited By Iain Fenlon And Tess Knighton.

Price: $115.90

The articles in this book discuss the production and dissemination of printed music in the Iberian Penninsula and New World territories from the late 15th to early 17th centuries. Most articles are in English, but some are in Spanish. With a preface, appendix, works cited, and 33 illustrations.

xiv, 399 p.; 24 cm.
ISBN: 3937734384
ISBN13: 9783937734385

Folia : El Origen De Los Esquemas Armonicos Entre Tradicion Oral Y Transmision Esecrita.

Price: $82.30

The Folia tune and its chord sequence have been in use for centuries. This book looks at the ways in which this music has been transmitted. With an introduction, bibliography and index. 105 music examples.

xvi, 289 p.; 24 cm.
Language: Spanish
ISBN: 3937734996
ISBN13: 9783937734996
UPC: 9783937734996

Frame Drums In The Medieval Iberian Peninsula.

Price: $65.50

Frame drums were very common on the Iberian Peninsula during the Middle Ages, and were used to play secular and paraliturgical music. The drums had social and religious meanings, as well as musical functions. This book explores the construction, timbre and performance practice of these hand-held drums, as well as larger social contexts and symbolism. With a foreword, introduction, bibliography and index. Plates. Illustrations.

xvi, 198 p.; 24 cm.
Language: English
ISBN: 3937734716
ISBN13: 9783937734712