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A briefe discourse of the true use of charact'ring the degrees.


Main Author: Ravenscroft, Thomas, 1592?-1635?
Related Names: Pearce, Edward ca. 1560-ca. 1613., Bennet, John fl. 1599-1614., Ravenscroft, Thomas 1592?-1635?
Language(s): English
Published: Amsterdam, Theatrum Orbis Terrarum; 1971.
Subjects: Madrigals, English.
Hunting songs.
Part songs, English
Mensural notation.
Note: The part-songs are by Ravenscroft, John Bennet, and Edward Pearce.
Original t.p. reads: A briefe discovrse of the true (but neglected) vse of charact'ring the degrees by their perfection, imperfection, and diminution in measurable musicke, against the common practise and custome of these times. Examples whereof are exprest in the harmony of 4. voyces, concerning the pleasure of 5. vsuall reacreations: hunting, hawking, dauncing, drinking, enarmouring. London, Printed by E. Allde for T. Adams, 1614.
Physical Description: 1 v. (various pagings) 31 cm.
ISBN: 9022104095
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