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The Resource An introduction to the skill of musick : in two books. The first: the grounds and rules of musick, according to the gam-ut, and other principles thereof. The second: instructions & lessons for the bass-viol: and instructions & lessons for the treble-violin. By John Playford. To which is added, The art of descant, or Composing musick in parts. by Dr. Tho. Campion. With annotations thereon, by Mr. Chr. Simpson, (electronic resource)

An introduction to the skill of musick : in two books. The first: the grounds and rules of musick, according to the gam-ut, and other principles thereof. The second: instructions & lessons for the bass-viol: and instructions & lessons for the treble-violin. By John Playford. To which is added, The art of descant, or Composing musick in parts. by Dr. Tho. Campion. With annotations thereon, by Mr. Chr. Simpson, (electronic resource)

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An introduction to the skill of musick : in two books. The first: the grounds and rules of musick, according to the gam-ut, and other principles thereof. The second: instructions & lessons for the bass-viol: and instructions & lessons for the treble-violin. By John Playford. To which is added, The art of descant, or Composing musick in parts. by Dr. Tho. Campion. With annotations thereon, by Mr. Chr. Simpson
Title
An introduction to the skill of musick
Title remainder
in two books. The first: the grounds and rules of musick, according to the gam-ut, and other principles thereof. The second: instructions & lessons for the bass-viol: and instructions & lessons for the treble-violin. By John Playford. To which is added, The art of descant, or Composing musick in parts. by Dr. Tho. Campion. With annotations thereon, by Mr. Chr. Simpson
Title variation
  • Composing of music in parts
  • Composing music in parts
  • Art of descant
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
UBC
Citation location within source
P2479
Citation source
Wing (2nd ed.)
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Art of descant: or, Composing of music in parts
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1623-1686?
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Playford, John
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
no index present
LC call number
Z2002
LC item number
.U58
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • patent document
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • -1669
  • 1567-1620
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Simpson, Christopher
  • Campion, Thomas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Music
  • Music
  • Stringed instruments
  • Music
  • Stringed instruments
  • England
Target audience
general
Label
An introduction to the skill of musick : in two books. The first: the grounds and rules of musick, according to the gam-ut, and other principles thereof. The second: instructions & lessons for the bass-viol: and instructions & lessons for the treble-violin. By John Playford. To which is added, The art of descant, or Composing musick in parts. by Dr. Tho. Campion. With annotations thereon, by Mr. Chr. Simpson, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • "The art of descant: or, Composing of music in parts" has separate title page dated 1671 and separate pagination; the register is continuous
  • Title page on A2; other eds. have frontis. ill.; first leaf not filmed?
  • Text of each part continuous despite pagination
  • With advertisment on L8v
  • First edition published in 1654 as "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
  • First edition of Campion's "Art of descant" published ca. 1610, with title: A new way of making foure parts in counter-point. Cf. STC
  • Reproduction of the original in the Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, England
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
The sixt edition corrected and enlarged.
Extent
1 online resource ([14], 111, 116-117, [3], 11, 10-41, [1] p.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill., music.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0037000075
System control number
  • (OCoLC)606861858
  • (OCoLC)ocn606861858
Label
An introduction to the skill of musick : in two books. The first: the grounds and rules of musick, according to the gam-ut, and other principles thereof. The second: instructions & lessons for the bass-viol: and instructions & lessons for the treble-violin. By John Playford. To which is added, The art of descant, or Composing musick in parts. by Dr. Tho. Campion. With annotations thereon, by Mr. Chr. Simpson, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • "The art of descant: or, Composing of music in parts" has separate title page dated 1671 and separate pagination; the register is continuous
  • Title page on A2; other eds. have frontis. ill.; first leaf not filmed?
  • Text of each part continuous despite pagination
  • With advertisment on L8v
  • First edition published in 1654 as "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
  • First edition of Campion's "Art of descant" published ca. 1610, with title: A new way of making foure parts in counter-point. Cf. STC
  • Reproduction of the original in the Cambridge University Library, Cambridge, England
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
The sixt edition corrected and enlarged.
Extent
1 online resource ([14], 111, 116-117, [3], 11, 10-41, [1] p.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill., music.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
CL0037000075
System control number
  • (OCoLC)606861858
  • (OCoLC)ocn606861858

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