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The cultural context of medieval music / Nancy van Deusen.

Author/creator Van Deusen, Nancy (Nancy Elizabeth)
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoSanta Barbara, Calif. : Praeger, ©2011.
Descriptionxiv, 202 pages : illustrations, music ; 25 cm
Contents Preface: music, devotion, emotion, and intellection -- Introduction: principles, vocabulary, concepts -- Music in a culture of the mind: a medieval view of resources, material, and composition -- What did this medieval "forest" contain? Preexistent substance, unlimited possibilities -- Music within the context of medieval education -- Silva: inner and outer substance, music, and material culture -- "They all read the same books": a book-bag from antiquity -- Musica disciplina: analogies and explanations -- Music at the forefront of science: the usefulness of medieval music -- Editions: music to sing.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. [190]-196) and index.
LCCN 2011030649
ISBN9780275994129 (hardcopy : alk. paper)
ISBN0275994120 (hardcopy : alk. paper)
ISBN9781573569965 (ebook)
ISBN1573569968 (ebook)

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