Church Music, Vol. 1

Church Music, Vol. 1 Excerpt From Church Music, Vol 1 June, 1906A Change Of Considerable Importance Is Found In The Ger Man Tradition Of The Plainchant In The Earliest Staff Nota Tion Codices Of German Origin We Find A Frequent Use Of The Minor Third A C, Where Codices Of Other Countries Have The Second A B At Or A B Wagner Has No Doubt That The Ver Sion Of The Non German Codices Is The Original, But Thinks That The Change Is Older Than The Oldest Staff Notation Mss He Is Of Opinion That The Reason For The Change Is To Be Found In The Difficulty That Attaches To The Semitone Rie Mann, In The Work Quoted Above, Sees In These Things Rem Nants Of The Pentatonic Scale, Of Which Traces Are To B Found In Many Other Phrases Of Plainchant, Such As The In Tonation Of The Per Omnia Before The Preface Radically The Two Views Are Identical.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.

  • Hardcover
  • 176 pages
  • 9780267371679
  • Church Music, Vol. 1
  • American Ecclesiastical Review
  • 15 March 2017