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Published by H. van der Werf in Rochester, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Music -- 500-1400 -- History and criticism.,
  • Part songs, Latin,
  • Part songs, Sacred

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementHendrik van der Werf.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML172.W488 O4 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18809782M

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The oldest extant part music and the origin of western polyphony. look at reviews on JSTOR. Add to My Bookmarks Export citation. Type Book Author(s) Hendrik van der Werf Date Publisher The author Pub place Rochester, N.Y. This item appears on. List: MUSI Historical Studies 1: Western Art Music (up to ) Section: Further reading. In music, polyphony is a type of musical texture consisting of two or more simultaneous lines of independent melody, as opposed to a musical texture with just one voice, monophony, or a texture with one dominant melodic voice accompanied by chords, which is called homophony.. Within the context of the Western musical tradition, the term polyphony is usually used to refer to music of the late. (Review Article of Theodore Karp, The Polyphony of St. Martial and Santiago de Compostela [Berkeley: University of California Press, ] and Hendrik van der Werf, The Oldest Extant Part Music and the Origin of Western Polyphony [Rochester: Published by the author]). “Thoughts on Responsories.”. A musical ensemble, also known as a music group or musical group, is a group of people who perform instrumental or vocal music, with the ensemble typically known by a distinct music ensembles consist solely of instruments, such as the jazz quartet or the orchestra. Some music ensembles consist solely of singers, such as choirs and doo wop groups.

The portion in the western part opposite to the altar in a church is called the entryway or vestibule. Church music 'The oldest extant part music and the origin of western polyphony.   The history of music is as old as humanity itself. Archaeologists have found primitive flutes made of bone and ivory dating back as far as 43, years, and .   Two different transcriptions of the five sources were published almost simultaneously: Theodore Karp, The Polyphony of Saint Martial and Santiago de Compostela, 2 vols. (Berkeley: University of California Press, ) and Hendrik van der Werf, The Oldest Extant Part Music and the Origin of Western Polyphony, 2 vols. (Rochester, N.Y.: the author. Hendrik Van der Werf has written: 'Hidden beauty in motets of the early thirteenth century' -- subject(s): Motets, History and criticism, Church music 'The oldest extant part music and the origin.

The Oldest Extant Part Music and the Origin of Western Polyphony, H. van der Werf. ↑ Starr, Eric (). The Everything Music Composition Book with CD, p ISBN ↑ Shepherd, John (). Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World, p ISBN ↑ Banister, Henry Charles (). Music.   The earliest known practical example of polyphonic music - a piece of choral music written for more than one part - has been found in a British Library manuscript in London. The inscription is believed to date back to the start of the 10th century and is the setting of a short chant dedicated to Boniface, patron Saint of Germany. It is the earliest practical example of a piece. Karp, The Polyphony of Saint Martial and Santiago de Compostela, 2 vols. (Berkeley: University of California Press, ) and Hendrik van der Werf, The Oldest Extant Part Music and the Origin of Western Polyphony, 2 vols. (Rochester, N.Y.: the author, ). For a detailed review, see Richard Crocker, "Two Recent. With the formidable support of like-minded partners and donors across the world, Polyphony continues to grow in reach and impact. Today, Polyphony is the fastest-growing music program in Israel and is supported by popular international musicians like David Broza, Branford Marsalis, Ian .