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Title Hearing the motet : essays on the motet of the Middle Ages and Renaissance / edited by Dolores Pesce.

Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, c1997.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    783.4 HEA    Available
Description xi, 380 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Note "This collection of essays ... grew out of a conference, Hearing the Motet, held at Washington University in February 1994"--Introd.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The polyphonic progeny of an Et gaudebit: assessing family relations in the thirteenth-century motet / Rebecca A. Baltzer -- Beyond glossing: the old made new in Mout me fu grief/Robin m'aime/Portare / Dolores Pesce -- Which Vitry? the witness of the Trinity motet from the Roman de Fauvel / Anne Walters Robertson -- Polyphony of texts and music in the fourteenth-century motet: Tribum que non abhorruit/Quoniam secta latronum/Merito hec patimur and its "quotations" / Margaret Bent -- Du Fay and the cultures of Renaissance Florence / Robert Nosow -- For whom the bell tolls: reading and hearing Busnoys's Anthoni usque limina / Rob C. Wegman -- Love and death in the fifteenth-century motet: a reading of Busnoys's Anima mea liquefacta est/Stirps Jesse / Paula Higgins -- Obrecht as exegete: reading Factor orbis as a Christmas sermon / M. Jennifer Bloxam -- Conflicting levels of meaning and understanding in Josquin's O admirabile commercium motet cycle / Richard Sherr -- Josquin, Good King René, and O bone et dulcissime Jesu / Patrick Macey -- Miracles, motivicity, and mannerism: Adrian Willaert's Videns Dominus flentes sorores Lazari and some aspects of motet composition in the 1520s / Joshua Rifkin -- Lasso as historicist: the cantus-firmus motets / James Haar -- Tonal compass in the motets of Orlando di Lasso / David Crook -- Palestrina as reader: motets from the Song of songs / Jessie Ann Owens -- On William Byrd's Emendemus in melius / Joseph Kerman -- Byrd, the Catholics, and the motet: the hearing reopened / Craig Monson.
Subject Motets -- History and criticism -- 500-1400 -- Congresses.
Motets -- History and criticism -- 15th century -- Congresses.
Motets -- History and criticism -- 16th century -- Congresses.
Arts, Renaissance -- Congresses.
Arts, Medieval -- Congresses.
Added Author Pesce, Dolores.
ISBN 0195097092 : $70.00

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