Singing early music : the pronunciation of European languages in the Late Middle Ages and Renaissance / edited by Timothy J. McGee with A.G. Rigg and David N. Klausner.

Format
Book
Language
  • English
  • Multiple languages
Published/​Created
  • Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [1996]
  • ©1996
Description
xiii, 299 pages ; 26 cm + 1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.).

Details

Subject(s)
Series
Music--scholarship and performance [More in this series]
Summary note
Accompanying CD includes readings of most of the sample texts found in the book. The CD is intended to assist in interpreting the phonetic symbols, which are truncated in IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet).
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Introduction (Phonetics ; Overview of European languages ; Latin)
  • Britain (English ; Sixteenth-century Scots ; Anglo-Latin)
  • France (Old French ; French Latin ; Occitan)
  • Iberian peninsula (Catalan ; Spanish (Castilian) ; Spanish Latin ; Galician-Portuguese ; Portuguese Latin)
  • Italy (Italian ; Italian Latin)
  • Germany and the Low Countries (Middle High German ; late medieval German and early New High German ; German Latin ; Flemish (Dutch) ; Netherlands Latin).
ISBN
  • 0253329612 ((cl ; : alk. paper))
  • 9780253329615
  • 0253210267 ((pa ; : alk. paper))
  • 9780253210265
LCCN
95022575
OCLC
1051598752
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