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Author Berger, Anna Maria Busse.

Title Medieval music and the art of memory / Anna Maria Busse Berger.

Published Berkeley : University of California Press, c2005.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank  780.902 BERG    AVAILABLE
Physical description xvi, 288 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-279) and index.
Contents Prologue : the first great dead white male composer -- The construction of the memorial archive -- Tonaries : a tool for memorizing chant -- Basic theory treatises -- The memorization of organum, discant, and counterpoint treatises -- Compositional process in polyphonic music -- Compositional process and transmission of Notre Dame polyphony -- Visualization and the composition of polyphonic music.
Subject Music -- 500-1400 -- History and criticism.
Music -- 15th century -- History and criticism.
Composition (Music) -- History.
ISBN 0520240286 (cloth : alk. paper)