Early Music (up to 1000) Products

  • Medieval Music

    1st Edition

    By John Caldwell

    Originally published in 1978, Medieval Music explores the fascinating development of medieval western music from its often obscure origins in the Jewish synagogue and early Church, to the mid-fifteenth century. The book is intended as a straightforward survey of medieval music and emphases the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-12 
    Routledge Library Editions: The Medieval World

  • Recomposing the Past: Representations of Early Music on Stage and Screen

    1st Edition

    Edited by James Cook, Alexander Kolassa, Adam Whittaker

    Recomposing the Past is a book concerned with the complex but important ways in which we engage with the past in modern times. Contributors examine how media on stage and screen uses music, and in particular early music, to evoke and recompose a distant past. Culture, popular and otherwise, is…

    Hardback – 2018-02-05
    Ashgate Screen Music Series

  • The Hymnographic Book of Tropologion

    Sources, Liturgy and Chant Repertory, 1st Edition

    By Svetlana Kujumdzieva

    The Tropologion is considered the earliest known extant chant book from the early Christian world which was in use until the twelfth century. The study of this book is still in its infancy. It has generally been believed that the book has survived in Georgian translation under the name ‘ladgari’…

    Hardback – 2017-11-06

  • Tree of strings

    Crann nan teud: a history of the harp in Scotland, 1st Edition

    By Keith Sanger, Alison Kinnaird

    This is the first history of the harp in Scotland to be published. It sets out to trace the development of the instrument from its earliest appearance on the Pictish stones of the 8th century, to the present day. Describing the different harps played in the Highlands and the Lowlands of Scotland,…

    Paperback – 2017-09-26
    Routledge Library Editions: Folk Music

  • The Language of the Modes

    Studies in the History of Polyphonic Modality, 1st Edition

    By Frans Wiering

    The Language of the Modes provides a study of modes in early music through eight essays, each dealing with a different aspects of modality. The volume codifies all known theoretical references to mode, all modally ordered musical sources, and all modally cyclic compositions. For many music students…

    Paperback – 2015-02-27

  • Music and the Cultures of Print

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kate van Orden

    This collection of essays explores the cultures that coalesced around printed music in previous centuries. It focuses on the unique modes through which print organized the presentation of musical texts, the conception of written compositions, and the ways in which music was disseminated and…

    Hardback – 1999-11-01
    Critical and Cultural Musicology

  • The Grammar of 14th Century Melody: Tonal Organization and

    Compositional Process in the Chansons of G. de Machaut and the Ars Subtilior, 1st Edition

    By Yolanda Plumley

    First Published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 1996-02-01
    Outstanding Dissertations in Music from British Universities

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