Select manuscript from this collection: Cod. Sang. 2  Cod. Sang. 459 Cod. Sang. 462  Cod. Sang. 2135  365/675
Country of Location:
Country of Location
Switzerland
Location:
Location
St. Gallen
Library / Collection:
Library / Collection
Stiftsbibliothek
Shelfmark:
Shelfmark
Cod. Sang. 461
Manuscript Title:
Manuscript Title
Fridolin Sicher’s Song Book
Caption:
Caption
Parchment · 94 pp. · 17.5 x 14 cm · Monastery of St. Gall (Fridolin Sicher) · before 1545
Language:
Language
Latin, French, Italian, Flemish
Manuscript Summary:
Manuscript Summary
Song collection of St. Gall organist Fridolin Sicher; 49 songs for three to five voices in 16th century mensural notation without texts. Among the composers are, among others, Alexander Agricola, Loyset Compère, Josquin Desprez and Jacob Obrecht. Several pieces give the name of the composer and the beginning of the text (in French, Italian, Flemish or Latin). Usually one piece fills a double page, less frequently all (three or four) voices are arranged on a single page (dor)
Standard description:
Standard description
Scarpatetti Beat Matthias von, Die Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek St. Gallen, Bd. 2: Abt. III/2: Codices 450-546: Liturgica, Libri precum, deutsche Gebetbücher, Spiritualia, Musikhandschriften 9.-16. Jahrhundert, Wiesbaden 2008, S. 37-39.
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Additional description:
Additional description
Scherrer Gustav, Verzeichniss der Handschriften der Stiftsbibliothek von St. Gallen, Halle 1875, S. 152.
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DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
DOI (Digital Object Identifier
10.5076/e-codices-csg-0461 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-csg-0461)
Permanent link:
Permanent link
http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/csg/0461
IIIF Manifest URL:
IIIF Manifest URL
IIIF Drag-n-drop http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/metadata/iiif/csg-0461/manifest.json
How to quote:
How to quote
St. Gallen, Stiftsbibliothek, Cod. Sang. 461: Fridolin Sicher’s Song Book (http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/csg/0461).
Online Since:
Online Since
09/23/2014
Additional literature:
Additional literature
Additional literature – St. Galler Bibliotheksnetz (SGBN) - Verbundkatalog
Rights:
Rights
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Document Type:
Document Type
Manuscript
Binding:
Binding
16th century
Century:
Century
16th century
Decoration:
Decoration
Initial, Ornamental, Penwork
Illuminated:
Illuminated
Yes
Music Manuscript:
Music Manuscript
Yes
Musical Notation:
Musical Notation
Mensural Notation
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