American Ballads and Folk Songs (Dover Books on Music) by Alan Lomax, John A. Lomax

By Alan Lomax, John A. Lomax

Song and lyrics for over 2 hundred songs. John Henry, Goin' Home, Little Brown Jug, Alabama-Bound, Ten Thousand Miles from Home, Shack Bully Holler, Black Betty, The Hammer Song, Bad guy Ballad, Jesse JamesDown within the Valley, The endure within the HillShortenin' Bread, The Ballad of Davy Crockett, and lots of extra.

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Vitry was a theorist-composer who, in the early-fourteenth century, reformulated musical notation and compositional technique to expand proportional manipulation of time divisions in polyphony. Praised by his contemporaries (including Petrarch), he was in touch with first-class astronomers and mathematicians like Johannes de Muris and Levi ben Gerson (Leo Hebraeus)51. Had he not paid more attention to royal politics, public administration and an ecclesiastical career than to 50 Cf. John L. , Indiana University, 1982); Erich Reimer, Johannes de Garlandia: De mensurabili musica, Wiesbaden: F.

Hucbald, Guido and John on Music - Three Medieval Treatises, trans. 70-73. A. J. Brill, 1960, pp. 168-94; Richard L. 3-19; Calvin M. Bower, "The Grammatical Model of Musical Understanding in the Middle Ages" , Hermeneutics and Medieval Culture, ed. P. Gallacher & H. Damico, New York: State University of New York Press, 1989, pp. ]. Michel Huglo, "The Study of Ancient Sources of Music Theory in the Medieval Universities", Music Theory and Its Sources - Antiquity and the Middle Ages, ed. 150-172.

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