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Title Embellishing the liturgy : tropes and polyphony / edited by Alejandro Planchart.
Imprint Farnham, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2009.
Book Jacket
 Main Collection  ML3080 .E63 2009    AVAILABLE


Call # ML3080 .E63 2009
Phys. Description liv, 559 p. : ill., music ; 25 cm.
Series Music in medieval Europe.
Note Reprints of articles from journals and anthologies.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents pt. 1. Tropes in general. The troping hypothesis / Richard L. Crocker. Some observations on the interrelationships between trope repertories / David Hiley. Aux origines des tropes d'interpolation : le trope meloforme d'introit / Michel Huglo. Les libelli de tropes et les premiers tropaires-prosaires / Michel Huglo. Tropes and the concept of genre / Ritva Jacobsson and Leo Treitler. Beyond a chant, 'Tui sunt caeli' and its tropes / John G. Johnstone. The liturgical function of the tropes / Ritva Jonsson. On the nature of transmission and change in trope repertories / Alejandro Enrique Planchart. Zum Verständnis des 'klassischen' tropus / Bruno Stablein -- pt. 2. Aquitaine and the West. Northern French elements in an early Aquitainian troper / Paul Evans. A new voice in the monastery : tropes and versus from eleventh- and twelfth-century Aquitaine / James Grier. Further notes on the grouping of the Aquitanian tropers / David G. Hughes -- pt. 3. St. Gall and the East. Tropentypen in Sankt Gallen / Gunilla Björkvall and Andreas Haug. Some observations on the repertory of tropes at St. Emmeran, Regensburg / David Hiley. From Tuotilo to the first manuscripts : the shaping of a trope repertory at Saint Gall / Susan Rankin -- pt. 4. The Ordinary. The earliest Agnus Dei melody and its tropes / Charles M. Atkinson. The Kyrie trope / David A. Bjork. Pax et sapientia : a thematic study on tropes from different traditions / Gunilla Iversen. Introducing the Gloria in excelsis / Thomas Forrest Kelly -- pt. 5. Tropes in the Office. Melismatic tropes in the responsories for Matins / Hans-Jörgen Holman. New music from old : the structuring of responsory prosas / Thomas Forrest Kelly.
Subject Catholic Church -- Liturgy.
Tropes (Music) -- History and criticism.
Alt Author Planchart, Alejandro Enrique.
ISBN 9780754627647 (alk. paper)
0754627640 (alk. paper)