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St. Gallen
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Cod. Sang. 463
Manuscript Title:
Manuscript Title
From the Songbook Collection of Aegidius Tschudi: Volume for Descant and Alto Voices
Paper · I + 143 ff. · 15 x 21.5 cm · second third of the 16th century
Latin, German, Italian, French
Manuscript Summary:
Manuscript Summary
Songbook compiled by the universal scholar Aegidius Tschudi (1505-1572) from the middle of the 16th century. The volume contains 215 musical scores in measured notation using the five line staff, mainly by contemporary French, Dutch, and German composers such as Josquin Desprez, Adrian Willaert, Jacob Obrecht, Heinrich Isaac, and Ludwig Senfl. The descant (or soprano) parts are found on the left-hand pages, with the alto (or tenor) parts on the right-hand pages. (smu)
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Scarpatetti Beat Matthias von, Die Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek St. Gallen, Band 2 Abt. III/2: Codices 450-546: Liturgica, Libri precum, deutsche Gebetbücher, Spiritualia, Musikhandschriften 9.-16. Jahrhundert, Wiesbaden 2008, S. 42–44.
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Scherrer Gustav, Verzeichniss der Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek von St. Gallen, Halle 1875, S. 152.
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10.5076/e-codices-csg-0463 (
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