Wilson, Christopher R: A New Way of Making Fowre Parts in Counterpoint by Thomas Campion (Ashgate Books) Hardback


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Subtitle: and Rules how to Compose by Giovanni Coprario Music Theory in Britain, 1500–1700: Critical Editions

Department: Biographies & Reference - Books & Literature (Classical)

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Contents: Series editor's preface; Preface; Introduction: Background to Campion; Date of treatise; Campion and Coprario; Campion's treatise after 1620; Campion and Renaissance theory; Campion's preface on the 'Scale'; Campion's harmonic thinking; Campion and Calvisius; Editorial note: A new Way of Making Fowre Parts in Counterpoint: The preface; Of counterpoint; Of the tones of musicke; Of the taking of all concords, perfect and imperfect; Of the lesser or imperfect third; Of the greater or perfect third; Of the lesser sixt; Of the greater sixt; Giovanni Coprario, Rules how to compose; Appendix; Bibliography; Index.