Beginning Studies in Gregorian Chant / Primo Anno di Canto Gregoriano / Premiere Annee de Chant Gregorien

By: CARDINE, Eugene, Dom. TORTOLANO, William

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CARDINE, Eugene, Dom. Beginning Studies in Gregorian Chant / Primo Anno di Canto Gregoriano / Premiere Annee de Chant Gregorien. Translated from the Italian and French editions, with editorial comments by William Tortolano, Mus. D. Chicago,Illinois : English edition published by G.I..A. Pblications,Inc., (1998). Pp (2),i-iv,1-74. 8vo, grey cloth, silver lettering to spine . Contents : Introduction: The spirituality and musicality of Gregorian Chant : A. Spirituality; B. Musicality. Chapter I: Gregorian Notation : A. Auxiliary elements of notation : 1. The staff; 2. Clefs; 3. Alterations; 4. The guide. 5. The phrase signs. B. Notation of Gregorian Melodies : 1. The notation; 2. Development of fundamental neumes; 3. Modification of the neumes; 4. Liquescent neumes. Chapter II. Psalm tones and modality : 1. Tonality and modality; 2. Psalm tones; 3. mModality. Chapter III. Gregorian Chant Rhythm : 1. Gregorian Chant, sung word; 2. Rhythm and ohrase; 3. The primary elements of Gregorian rhythm; 4. Relationship of the word with the indivisible melodic entity. Chapter IV: The Latin Word, shaper of Gregorian melody : 1. Melodic motifs utilized in various contexts; 2. Characteristic examples of notation in the early manuscripts; 3. The adaptation of words in a trope. Chapter V: Rhythmic analysis of the Gregorian melodies : 1. The final cadence treated with redundancy : a. basic cadences; b. embellished cadences. 2. The final syllable prepared by anticipation; 3. The final syllable prepared by an auxiliary note; 4. The final syllable ornamented by circumvolution; 5. Articulation in the form of a "V". Chapter VI: Latin accentuation and Gregorian composition : 1. Different types of composition; 2. The role of the tonic accent in the cadential formula; 3. The tonic accent and the secondary accent; 4. Gregorian composers and the secondary accent. Very good.30.00

Title: Beginning Studies in Gregorian Chant / Primo Anno di Canto Gregoriano / Premiere Annee de Chant Gregorien

Author Name: CARDINE, Eugene, Dom. TORTOLANO, William

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Publisher: G.I.A. Publications, Inc., Chicago, Illinois, 1988,:

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Keywords: MUSIC GREGORIAN RELIGION RELIGIOUS CHANTING FRANCE FRENCH,