Brevis Summula Proportionum Quantum Ad Musicam Pertinet ; And, Parvus Tractatulus De Modo Monacordum Dividendi
A Short Summary of Ratios Insofar as They Pertain to Music ; And, A Little Treatise on the Method of Dividing the MonochordBook - 1987
The Brief Treatise on Ratios That Pertain to Music (1409) is a concise summary of the traditional doctrine of ratios. In A Little Treatise on the Method of Dividing the Monochord (1413) Prosdocimo established, for the first time in Italy, a complete Pythagorean monochord, dividing the octave into seven natural notes, five flats, and five sharps not enharmonically equivalent to the flats.
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, c1987
Branch Call Number: ML3809 .P9713 1987
Characteristics: x, 182 p. : ill. ; 24 cm