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Early track historical past is dedicated to the learn of tune from the early center a long time to the top of the 17th century. It calls for the top criteria of scholarship from its individuals, all of whom are prime lecturers of their fields. It provides choice to reports pursuing interdisciplinary ways and to these constructing novel methodological rules. The scope is outstandingly huge and contains manuscript reports, textual feedback, iconography, stories of the connection among phrases and song and the connection among tune and society. Articles in quantity fourteen contain: Roger de Chabannes, cantor of St Martial, Limoges; track in Corpus Christi procession of fifteenth-century Barcelona; music lots within the Trent Codices: the Austrian connection; Confrerie, Bruderschaft and guild: the formation of musicians' fraternal firms in 13th- and fourteenth-century Europe.

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