The University of Southampton
University of Southampton Institutional Repository

The song and the page: experiments with form and layout in manuscripts of Medieval Latin song

Record type: Article

The non-liturgical songs of twelfth- and thirteenth-century England were recorded, for the most part, not in dedicated song books, but on occasional pages in manuscript miscellanies. Away from the context of fully musical books, there were no fixed procedures for the layout of music, and scribes devised new approaches to layout as they worked. This article considers three Latin songs from such sources and explores the evidence for experimentation, both in scribal technique and in musical procedures, that may have contributed to their specific manuscript presentations.

Full text not available from this repository.

Citation

Deeming, Helen (2006) The song and the page: experiments with form and layout in manuscripts of Medieval Latin song Plainsong and Medieval Music, 15, (1), pp. 1-27. (doi:10.1017/S096113710600026X).

More information

Published date: 2006

Identifiers

Local EPrints ID: 40924
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/40924
ISSN: 0961-1371
PURE UUID: 0b2d57c8-a160-4a63-8862-7348b23031a1

Catalogue record

Date deposited: 12 Jul 2006
Last modified: 17 Jul 2017 15:33

Export record

Altmetrics

Contributors

Author: Helen Deeming

University divisions


Download statistics

Downloads from ePrints over the past year. Other digital versions may also be available to download e.g. from the publisher's website.

View more statistics

Atom RSS 1.0 RSS 2.0

Contact ePrints Soton: eprints@soton.ac.uk

ePrints Soton supports OAI 2.0 with a base URL of http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/cgi/oai2

This repository has been built using EPrints software, developed at the University of Southampton, but available to everyone to use.

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue without changing your settings, we will assume that you are happy to receive cookies on the University of Southampton website.

×