Instruments and their music in the Middle Ages / edited by Timothy J. McGee.

  • London ; New York : Routledge 2016
Physical description
1 online resource (xxv, 529 pages)
  • 9781315092645
  • 9781351562706
  • 9780754627623
  • First published 2009 by Ashgate Publishing.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed August 15, 2017).
  • part PART I: CLASSIFICATIONS AND LISTS OF INSTRUMENTS -- chapter 1 Haut and Bas: The Grouping of Musical Instruments in the Middle Ages -- chapter 2 German Musicians and Their Instruments: A 14th-Century Account by Konrad of Megenberg -- chapter 3 Mains divers acors -- chapter 4 Fifteenth-Century Instruments in Tinctoris's De lnventione et Usu Musicae -- chapter 5 Some English Consort-Groupings of the Late Middle Ages -- part PART II: KEYBOARDS -- chapter 6 On the Origin of the Keyboard Mechanism in the Latc Middlc Ages -- chapter 7 Towards an Identification of the Chekker -- chapter 8 The Capture of the Chekker -- chapter 9 The Norrlanda Organ and the Ghent Altarpiece -- part PART III: PLUCKED STRINGS -- chapter 10 The Trecento Harp -- chapter 11 15th-Century Tablatures for Plucked Instruments: A Summary, a Revision and a Suggestion -- chapter 12 The 15th-Century Lute: New and Neglected Sources -- chapter 13 The Medieval Gittern and Citole: A Case of Mistaken Identity -- part PART IV: BOWED STRINGS -- chapter 14 The Trecento Fiddle and its Bridges -- chapter 15 Rebec, Fiddle and Crowd in England -- chapter 16 Rebec, Fiddle and Crowd in England: Some Further Observations -- chapter 17 An Aspect of Medieval Fiddle Construction -- chapter 18 Vedel and Geige-Fiddle and Viol: German String Traditions in the Fifteenth Century -- part PART V: WINDS -- chapter 19 The Renaissance Slide Trumpet: Fact or Fiction? -- chapter 20 Slide Trumpet Madness: Fact or Fiction? -- chapter 21 The Trombone, the Slide Trumpet and the Ensemble Tradition ofthe Early Renaissance -- chapter 22 The trompette des menestrels in the 15th-century alta capella -- chapter 23 Misleading Iconography: The Case of the -- chapter 24 Backward Bells and Barrel Bells: Some Notes on the Early History of Loud Instruments -- part PART VI: REPERTORY -- chapter 25 On -- chapter 26 Instruments and the Faenza Codex -- chapter 27 Musical Instruments at the Medieval Banquet -- chapter 28 Musical Instruments in Civic Processions during the Middle Ages.
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