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A compendium of practical musick [microform] : in five parts ... : together with lessons for viols, &c. / by Christopher Simpson
Bib ID 890633
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
Author
Simpson, Christopher, -1669
 
Uniform Title Principles of practical music
Edition The third editio. 
Description London : Printed by M.C. for Henry Brome ..., 1678 
[15], 192 pages : music, port. 
Series

Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 298:6.

Full contents
  • (from t.p.) 1. The rudiments of song
  • 2. The principles of composition
  • 3. The use of discords
  • 4. The form of figurate descant
  • 5. The contrivance of canon.
 
Notes

Author's name appears after the edition statement.

First ed. published as: The principles of practical music. 1655; subsequent editions published as: A compendium of practical musick, and, A compendium or introduction to practical musick, 1667-1775.

"Licensed March 15, 1678. Roger L'Estrange"--P. [5].

Reproduction of original in Library of Congress.

"Appendix: short and easie ayres designed for learners": p. 145-192.

Cited In

Wing S3811

Arber's Term cat. I 315

Reproduction Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University Microfilms, 1968. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 298:6) 
Subjects Composition (Music)  |  Viols -- Instruction and study.
Also Titled

Principles of practical music

Compendium or introduction to practical musick

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