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Copies of 16th-17th century vocal music

Copies of 16th-17th century vocal music

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Creator: Burney, Charles, 1726-1814, creator Dowland, John, 1563?-1626 Ferrabosco, Alfonso, 1543-1588 Giovannelli, Ruggiero, ca. 1560-1625 Lawes, Henry, 1596-1662 Lupi, Johannes, d. 1539 Marenzio, Luca, 1553-1599 Zarlino, Gioseffo, 1517-1590
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Date: [1770s?]
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Binding: 19th century marbled boards.
Label on cover: A collections [sic] of Italian mss in the handwriting of Dr. Burney, many of which he introduced in his history of music.
Label on spine: Madrigals, &c., 1567, &c.
Page [1]: stamped signature of Charles Hackett.
Words in Italian, Latin, and English.
Blanks not scanned.
Abstract:
Manuscript music copied by Burney, possibly for use in his General History of Music. Music includes madrigals by Gioseffo Zarlino, Ruggiero Giovannelli, Alfonso Ferrabosco, and Luca Marenzio; motets by Johannes Lupi, and songs by John Dowland and Henry Lawes. An index written in an unidentified hand is laid in.
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1 vol.
38 cm.
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Curatorial Area: James Marshall and Marie-Louise Osborn Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University
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Object ID: 2057974
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