A compendium of practical music in five parts, Teaching, by a new and easie method

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A compendium of practical music in five parts, Teaching, by a new and easie method, 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, Together with lessons for viols, &c., third edition. First published under the title "The principles of practical musick."

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Simpson, Christopher, -1669 1678.

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A compendium of practical music in five parts, Teaching, by a new and easie method, 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, Together with lessons for viols, &c., third edition. First published under the title "The principles of practical musick."

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  • Accession or Local Control No: PracticalMusic
  • Call Number: MT40 .S6 1678
  • OCLC: 4685838
  • UNT Catalog No.: b1884829 | View in Discover
  • RISM No.: RISM B/VI, p. 784
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1213723

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Virtual Music Rare Book Room

The Virtual Music Rare Book Room is composed primarily of digitized materials held in the UNT Music Library's Edna Mae Sandborn Music Rare Book Room. The collection is particularly strong in eighteenth-century French opera, due in large part to the influence of musicologist Lloyd Hibberd on the development of the collection.

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  • 1678

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  • July 30, 2018, 2:29 p.m.

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  • Aug. 26, 2019, 3:49 p.m.

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Simpson, Christopher, -1669. A compendium of practical music in five parts, Teaching, by a new and easie method, score, 1678; London. (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1213723/: accessed June 18, 2024), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Music Library.

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