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Music in medieval Britain

Frank Llewellyn Harrison

Music in medieval Britain

by Frank Llewellyn Harrison

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Published by Routledge and Kegan Paul in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music -- Great Britain -- 500-1400 -- History and criticism.,
  • Music -- Great Britain -- 15th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Music -- Great Britain -- 16th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Chants (Plain, Gregorian, etc.) -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Frank Ll. Harrison.
    SeriesStudies in the history of music
    The Physical Object
    Pagination491p. :
    Number of Pages491
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21105530M

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      For the latter, there appears to have been sufficient space to present the text in a larger font. This book has more than its share of typographical errors. For example, in citations for the Institute of Mediaeval Music, "Medieval" and "Ottowa" are consistent misspellings.   This uniquely wide-ranging book explores British medieval houses, from humble to grand, in greater detail than ever before. Anthony Quiney synthesizes the most current archaeological, architectural, and historical findings to present a survey of houses throughout Britain from the early fifth century to the ascent of James VI of Scotland to the English throne .

    Covering both national styles and major composers, Medieval Music provides a thorough overview of music's earliest recorded history. A companion anthology is available that includes scores for many of the examples discussed in the book. This is a volume from The Norton Introduction to Music History, presenting the music of the Western world to /5(9). For at least two and a half millennia, the figure of Orpheus has haunted humanity. Half-man, half-god, musician, magician, theologian, poet, and lover, his story never leaves us. He may be myth, but his lyre still sounds, entrancing everything that hears it: animals, trees, water, stones, and men. In this extraordinary work, Ann Wroe goes in search of Orpheus, tracing the man and the .


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Music in Medieval Britain: Studies in the History of Music. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller The formation of culture in medieval Britain: Celtic, Latin and Norman influences on English music, literature, history, and art.

Music in Medieval Britain: Studies in the History of Music Paperback – Ap by Francis Llewellyn Harrison (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 5/5(1). Read this book on Questia.

Music in Medieval Britain by Frank L. Harrison, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of Music in Medieval Britain (). Medieval music was completely different from modern-day music.

Medieval music consisted of Gregorian chants that featured trance-like quality notes. Domingo de Silos composed many of the chants and popularized them. The character of the music featured only a few rhythmic patterns sung in a half a dozen notes and contained absolutely no harmony.

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new book and did not realise its actually a re-issue of Castle: A History of the buildings that shaped medieval Britain, see link Castle: A History of the Buildings that Shaped Medieval Britain, this is somewhat misleading as this book has a different name and cover and its not stated that this is a re-issue, comparing the two books the text /5(17).

Medieval Music by Richard H. Hoppin surveys the history and development of music in the Western world from its roots in early Christian liturgy up to the initial glimmerings of the Renaissance in the fifteenth century. Hoppin considers the sources and uses of monophonic chant, the development of increasingly complex polyphony, and the earliest surviving /5.

Medieval music consists of songs, instrumental pieces, and liturgical music from about A.D. to Medieval music was an era of Western music, including liturgical music (also known as sacred) used for the church, and secular music, non-religious al music includes solely vocal music, such as Gregorian chant and choral music (music for a group of singers).

Internet Archive BookReader Music in medieval Britain. Music in Medieval England, from the end of Roman rule in the fifth century until the Reformation in the sixteenth century, was a diverse and rich culture, including sacred and secular music and ranging from the popular to the elite.

The sources of English secular music are much more limited than for ecclesiastical music. Medieval musicians had a wide variety of instruments available.

Music in medieval Britain by Frank Llewellyn Harrison; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: History and criticism, Music; Places: Great. Medieval music about knights and nobles living in the medieval era of England.

This music is called Medieval England. We hope you enjoy listening to it. *** This great picture is done by Dave Pape.

Medieval English Music The Hilliard Ensemble Ashley Stafford, contre-ténor Paul Elliott, ténor Rogers Covey-Crump, ténor Leigh Nixon, ténor Paul Hillier, basse - Anonymes du XIV Siècle - 1. Music in the British Isles, from the earliest recorded times until the Baroque and the rise of recognisably modern classical music, was a diverse and rich culture, including sacred and secular music and ranging from the popular to the elite.

Each of the major nations of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales retained unique forms of music and of instrumentation, but British music. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion.

Music in medieval Britain by Harrison, Frank Ll. (Frank Llewellyn), Publication date Topics Music, Music Publisher New York, PraegerPages: The Cambridge History of Medieval Music.

2 vols. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, E-mail Citation» A comprehensive history of medieval music, with chapters written by authorities on their subjects. Chapter 11 is devoted specifically to medieval music theory, but references to the subject appear also in chapt 22, 26, and Wathey, A.

(), Music in the royal and noble households in late medieval England. Studies of sources and patronage, New York Wright, C. (), Music and ceremony at Notre Dame of Paris, –Cambridge. Our future was predicted way back when a Medieval monk called Roger Bacon wrote about cars, flying machines and aircrafts in his book “Epistola de Secretis Operibus”.

The friar lived in England between and predicted that features like cars and flying machines could be built by man so as to ease his life. MUSIC IN MEDIEVAL BRITAIN 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover New York Dover Publications Very Good in a Very Good- price clipped dust jacket. A few tears to jacket edges.

Seller Rating: % positive.Medieval people enjoyed listening or taking part in music, from the bawdy songs sung in medieval ale houses, to the sophisticated performances enjoyed by members of the King’s court.

The Medieval Musician. A medieval musician who worked for wealthy households was a prized member of society, and someone who could expect to be handsomely rewarded. Midwest Book Review. The title of Marc Morris’ book is apt. No king of England had a greater impact on the peoples of Britain than Edward I.

Morris has succeeded in writing a book for today. The Times Literary Supplement. A splendid example of the genre. An excellent, readable account of his reign.

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