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Title English choral practice 1400-1650 / edited by John Morehen.

Published Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, [1995]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank  782.50942 ENGL    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiii, 246 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Series Cambridge studies in performance practice ; 5.
Cambridge studies in performance practice ; 5.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents 1. To chorus from quartet: the performing resource for English church polyphony, c. 1390-1559 / Roger Bowers -- 2. Editing and performing musica speculativa / Roger Bray -- 3. The sound of Latin in England before and after the Reformation / Alison Wray -- 4. English pronunciation, c. 1500 - c. 1625 / Alison Wray -- 5. Byrd, Tallis and Ferrabosco / David Wulstan -- 6. John Baldwin and changing concepts of text underlay / David Mateer -- 7. Sacred songs in the chamber / John Milsom -- 8. The education of choristers in England during the sixteenth century / Jane Flynn -- 9. The 'burden of proof': the editor as detective / John Morehen.
Summary These nine essays consider for the first time the day-to-day performing practice of English composers of choral music of the period 1440-1650.
Other author Morehen, John.
Subject Choral music -- England.
Performance practice (Music) -- England.
Choirs (Music) -- England.
Church music -- England.
Sacred vocal music -- England -- History and criticism.
Latin language -- Church Latin -- Pronunciation.
English language -- Pronunciation.
Variant Title English choral practice.
ISBN 0521441439