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Notated Music Music fragments from the late14th century, a Credo, an Alleluia, and two motets

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Title

  • Music fragments from the late14th century, a Credo, an Alleluia, and two motets

Created / Published

  • [between 1375 and 1400]

Contents

  • leaf 1 recto. Alleluia, Virga Jesse -- leaf 1 verso. Credo (cantus and tenor) -- leaf 2. recto. Motetus of Rex Karole/Leticie pacis -- leaf 2 verso. Triplum of a motet Deus compaignouns de Cleremunde, with text in Anglo-Norman and Latin.

Headings

  • -  Motets--14th century
  • -  Masses

Notes

  • -  Manuscripts.
  • -  Texts in Anglo-Norman and Latin.
  • -  Title devised by cataloger.
  • -  In black and red ink on parchment.
  • -  Removed from binding of Britton, Johannes. De legibus Angliae (Law Library ms. 7. Br. XIV).
  • -  Mensural notation.
  • -  Five lines staves in red ink; C clefs.
  • -  Bent, Margaret, 'Washington, Library of Congress, M2.1 .C6 1400 Case: A Neglected English Fragment', in Jared C. Hartt, Benjamin Albritton, and Tamsyn Mahoney-Steel (eds.), Manuscripts, Music, Machaut: Essays in Honor of Lawrence Earp, Épitome musical (Turnhout: Brepols, 2022)
  • -  Bernard Ouarich (Firm). Catalogue of the literature and history of the British Islands. Part IV, section XIV-supplement. (London : Bernard Quarich, 1900). Entry#3416, pages 368-369.
  • -  Lefferts, Peter M. The motet in England in the fourteenth Century. (Ann Arbor: UMI Research Press, 1986)

Medium

  • 1 score (2 unnumbered leaves) ; 34 x 25 cm and 19 x 25 cm

Call Number/Physical Location

  • M2.1 .C6 1400
  • M2.1 XIV M5 Former call number

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2013566953

Online Format

  • image

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Rights & Access

The contents of the Library of Congress 10th-16th Century Liturgical Chants Collection are in the public domain and are free to use and reuse.

Credit Line: Library of Congress, Music Division.

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Music fragments from the late14th century, a Credo, an Alleluia, and two motets. [Between 1375 and 1400, 1375] Notated Music. https://www.loc.gov/item/2013566953/.

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(1375) Music fragments from the late14th century, a Credo, an Alleluia, and two motets. [Between 1375 and 1400] [Notated Music] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2013566953/.

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Music fragments from the late14th century, a Credo, an Alleluia, and two motets. [Between 1375 and 1400, 1375] Notated Music. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2013566953/>.