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

Smith, The Speculum Musicae of Jacobus Leodiensis, III


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MS 43 F. J. Smith, Jacobi Leodiensis, Speculum Musicae, A Commentary, III.

MS 43      978-0-93190-237-6
24 cm    [vi]+137 pp.     Temporarily Out of Stock, Contact Us

Jacobi Leodiensis, Speculum Musicae, A Commentary, III. By F. J. Smith. See also MS 13 (Part I) and MS 22 (Part II).

  I. The Division of Libri VI and VII  11
  II. Jacques de Liège's Criticism of the Ars Nova  18
  III. The Notational Innovations of the Ars Nova  28
  IV. The Modes: Musical Patterns  65
  V. The Monochord: The Basis of the Consonances  91
  VI. Conclusion and Discovery  121
  Epilogue  129
  Emendations of CS, CSM, Commentary, I & II  131
  Comments on Willi Apel's NPM  134



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