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Author Simpson, Christopher, -1669.

Title A compendium of practical musick : in five parts ... : together with lessons for viols, &c. / by Christopher Simpson.

Published London : Printed by M.C. for Henry Brome ..., 1678.


Location Call No. Status
Uniform title Principles of practical music.
Edition The third editio.
Physical description 15 unnumbered pages, 192 pages : music, portrait
monochrome rdacc
Series Early English books online.
Notes Author's name appears after the edition statement.
First ed. published as: The principles of practical music. 1655; subsequent editions published as: A compendium of practical musick, and, A compendium or introduction to practical musick, 1667-1775.
"Licensed March 15, 1678. Roger L'Estrange"--P. [5].
Reproduction of original in Library of Congress.
"Appendix: short and easie ayres designed for learners": p. 145-192.
Contents (from t.p.) 1. The rudiments of song -- 2. The principles of composition -- 3. The use of discords -- 4. The form of figurate descant -- 5. The contrivance of canon.
Notes Wing S3811.
Arber's Term cat. I 315.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 298:6) s1999 miun s.
Subject Composition (Music)
Viols -- Instruction and study.
Other title Principles of practical music.
Compendium or introduction to practical musick.
Local subject Internet access