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The Resource Capturing music : the story of notation, Thomas Forrest Kelly

Capturing music : the story of notation, Thomas Forrest Kelly

Label
Capturing music : the story of notation
Title
Capturing music
Title remainder
the story of notation
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Forrest Kelly
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Before the era of recording -- before wax cylinders, vinyl, or digital media -- songwriters, composers, and musicians relied on sheet music and musical notation to disseminate their works. In this marvelously witty and engaging chapter of music history, Kelly, a Harvard musicologist, thoughtfully reviews the long process through which musical notation developed
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kelly, Thomas Forrest
Dewey number
780.1/4809
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML431
LC item number
.K45 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Musical notation
  • Musical notation
Label
Capturing music : the story of notation, Thomas Forrest Kelly
Instantiates
Publication
Accompanying material
1 sound disc.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Isidore : writing as recording -- St. Gregory and the recording of music -- Guido the monk and the recording of pitch -- The great book : Leoninus and the recording of rhythm -- Franco figures it out -- It takes a scientist : Philippe de Vitry -- Into the future : later developments
Control code
1565643
Dimensions
24 cm +
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 238 pages
Isbn
9780393064964
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014023336
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1565643
  • (Sirsi) 1565643
  • (OCoLC)881721206
Label
Capturing music : the story of notation, Thomas Forrest Kelly
Publication
Accompanying material
1 sound disc.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Isidore : writing as recording -- St. Gregory and the recording of music -- Guido the monk and the recording of pitch -- The great book : Leoninus and the recording of rhythm -- Franco figures it out -- It takes a scientist : Philippe de Vitry -- Into the future : later developments
Control code
1565643
Dimensions
24 cm +
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 238 pages
Isbn
9780393064964
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014023336
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1565643
  • (Sirsi) 1565643
  • (OCoLC)881721206

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