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The Resource A brief introduction to the skill of musick : in three books. The first: the general grounds and rules of musick, according tho the gam-ut and other principles thereof. The second: instructions for the bass-viol, and also for the treble-violin: vvith lessons for beginners. By John Playford philo-musicæ. The third: The art of descant, or Composing musick in parts. by Dr. Tho. Campion. With annotations thereon by Mr. C. Simpson, (electronic resource)

A brief introduction to the skill of musick : in three books. The first: the general grounds and rules of musick, according tho the gam-ut and other principles thereof. The second: instructions for the bass-viol, and also for the treble-violin: vvith lessons for beginners. By John Playford philo-musicæ. The third: The art of descant, or Composing musick in parts. by Dr. Tho. Campion. With annotations thereon by Mr. C. Simpson, (electronic resource)

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A brief introduction to the skill of musick : in three books. The first: the general grounds and rules of musick, according tho the gam-ut and other principles thereof. The second: instructions for the bass-viol, and also for the treble-violin: vvith lessons for beginners. By John Playford philo-musicæ. The third: The art of descant, or Composing musick in parts. by Dr. Tho. Campion. With annotations thereon by Mr. C. Simpson
Title
A brief introduction to the skill of musick
Title remainder
in three books. The first: the general grounds and rules of musick, according tho the gam-ut and other principles thereof. The second: instructions for the bass-viol, and also for the treble-violin: vvith lessons for beginners. By John Playford philo-musicæ. The third: The art of descant, or Composing musick in parts. by Dr. Tho. Campion. With annotations thereon by Mr. C. Simpson
Title variation
  • Composing music in parts
  • Art of descant
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
UBC
Citation location within source
P2453
Citation source
Wing (2nd ed.)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1623-1686?
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Playford, John
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • music
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z2002
LC item number
.U58
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
patent document
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • -1669
  • 1567-1620
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Simpson, Christopher
  • Campion, Thomas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Music
  • Music
Target audience
general
Label
A brief introduction to the skill of musick : in three books. The first: the general grounds and rules of musick, according tho the gam-ut and other principles thereof. The second: instructions for the bass-viol, and also for the treble-violin: vvith lessons for beginners. By John Playford philo-musicæ. The third: The art of descant, or Composing musick in parts. by Dr. Tho. Campion. With annotations thereon by Mr. C. Simpson, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • Frontis. = ill
  • First edition published in 1654 as "A breefe introduction to the skill of musick, for song and viall." According to Grove's Dictionary of music, but one copy of that impression is now known
  • "The art of descant or Composing of musick in parts" has separate dated title page; register and pagination are continuous
  • With table of contents and an advertisement on final page
  • Reproduction of the original in the Harvard University Library
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ([20], 151, [1] p.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill. (port.) music.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0037000079
System control number
  • (OCoLC)606874003
  • (OCoLC)ocn606874003
Label
A brief introduction to the skill of musick : in three books. The first: the general grounds and rules of musick, according tho the gam-ut and other principles thereof. The second: instructions for the bass-viol, and also for the treble-violin: vvith lessons for beginners. By John Playford philo-musicæ. The third: The art of descant, or Composing musick in parts. by Dr. Tho. Campion. With annotations thereon by Mr. C. Simpson, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Frontis. = ill
  • First edition published in 1654 as "A breefe introduction to the skill of musick, for song and viall." According to Grove's Dictionary of music, but one copy of that impression is now known
  • "The art of descant or Composing of musick in parts" has separate dated title page; register and pagination are continuous
  • With table of contents and an advertisement on final page
  • Reproduction of the original in the Harvard University Library
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ([20], 151, [1] p.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill. (port.) music.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0037000079
System control number
  • (OCoLC)606874003
  • (OCoLC)ocn606874003

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