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Originally published by the Institute of Medieval Music; now distributed by AIM:

Smith,  Speculum Musicae, Jacobus Leodiensis, I: Commentary


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MS 13 F. Joseph Smith, Jacobi Leodiensis, Speculum Musicae, I: [Commentary].

      130 pp.  25 cm

MS 13  978-0-91202-483-7  $41.00

Jacobi Leodiensis, Speculum Musicae, I: A commentary and analysis of the treatise. See also MS 22 (Part II) and MS 43 (Part III).

  List of Abbreviations 4
  Chapter I
     1. Jacobus and the Speculum musicae  5
     2. The Division of the Speculum musicae  11
     3. The Speculum and its Real Purpose  19
     4. The Meaning of the Term, Speculum  50
     5. Concepts basic to the Understanding of the Concept of Consonance-Dissonance 50
  Chapter II-The Concept of Sonus  55
  Chapter III-The Concept of Numerus  74
  Chapter IV-The Concepts·of Proportio and Proportionalitas 83
  Chapter V-The :Concept of Harmonica Modulatio  111
  Conclusion -The Definition of Consonance  119



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