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Author Atkinson, Charles M. (Charles Mercer), 1941-

Title The critical nexus : tone-system, mode, and notation in early medieval music / Charles M. Atkinson

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.

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 Talbott: Circulating Collection  ML174 .A85 2009    Available  ---
Description xiii, 306 pages : illustrations, music ; 25 cm.
Series AMS studies in music
AMS studies in music.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-291) and indexes.
Contents The heritage of antiquity -- The eighth and ninth centuries. The reception of ancient texts in the Carolingian era ; The heritage of the church -- The synthesis of ancient Greek theory and medieval practice. Hucbald of St. Amand and Regino of PrĂ¼m ; Alia musica ; Pseudo-Bernelinus, Bern of Reichenau, Pseudo-Odo, and Guido d'Arezzo.
Subject Music theory -- History -- 500-1400.
Music theory -- History -- To 500 -- Influence.
Musical notation -- History -- 500-1400.
ISBN 9780195148886 (alk. paper)
0195148886 (alk. paper)