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Mensuration and Proportion Signs

Origins and Evolution

Mensuration and Proportion Signs( )
Author: Berger, Anna Maria Busse
Series title:Oxford Monographs on Music
ISBN:978-0-19-816230-8
Publication Date:Jun 1993
Publisher:Oxford University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $206.32
Book Description:

In the fourteenth century composers and theorists invented mensuration and proportion signs that allowed them increased flexibility and precision in notating a very wide range of rhythmic and metric relationships. The origin and interpretation of these signs is one of the least understood andmost complex issues in music history. This study represents the first attempt to see the origin of musical mensuration and proportion signs in the context of other measuring systems of the...
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Book Details
Pages:284
Detailed Subjects: Music / Instruction & Study / Theory
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.6 x 23.4 x 2.3 cm
Book Weight:0.63 Kilograms



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