[1 Kyrie-Gloria-Sanctus Mass, 1 French secular piece, 41 textless pieces] [microform].

Staatliche Museen Preussischer Kulturbesitz. Kupferstichkabinett. Manuscript. 78.C 28. [Browse]
Musical score, Manuscript
  • Multiple languages
  • Latin
  • French
[ca. 1465]
1 ms. choirbook ([70] folios) ; 246 x 160 mm.


Library of Congress genre(s)
  • Original held in: Berlin, Staatliche Museen, Preussischer Kulturbesitz, Kupferstichkabinett (D-Bkk), Ms. 78.C.28.
  • "Concordant sources show that the textless pieces are mostly French chansons; there are also a few Italian and Spanish secular pieces and 2 Latin motets."--Census-catalogue, p. 59.
  • "The initials and illumination ... were done in Florence, possibly at the workshop of the brothers Gherardo and Monte di Giovanni del Fora."--Census-catalogue, p. 60.
  • Contains pieces attributed to Basin, Bedingham, Bedingham/Dufay, Bedingham/Dunstable, Bedingham/Frye, Binchois, Binchois/Frye, Dufay, Frye, J. Legrant, Morton, Plummer, Pullois and 26 anonymous pieces.
  • Mass is a later addition; text of French secular piece added by a later hand.
Reproduction note
Microfilm. Kassel : Musikgeschichtliches Archiv, [19--]. 1 microfilm reel : positive ; 35 mm.
Contents and description in: Census-catalogue of manuscript sources of polyphonic music, 1400-1550 / compiled by the University of Illinois Musicological Archives for Renaissance Manuscript Studies. Neuhausen-Stuttgart : American Institute of Musicology, 1979- v. 1, p. 59-60 ; v. 4, p. 272 (BerlSM 78.C.28).
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