Franklin: Record - A compendium, or, Introduction to practical musick : 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 / By Christopher Simpson.

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A compendium, or, Introduction to practical musick : 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 / By Christopher Simpson.

Author/Creator:
Simpson, Christopher, d. 1669.
Standardized title:
Principles of practical music
Other title:
Introduction to practical musick
Edition:
The 4th ed. / with additions: much more correct than any former, the examples being put in the most useful cliffs
Publication:
London : Printed by W. Pearson, for J. Cullen at the Buck between the two Temple-Gates, Fleet-Street, 1706.
Format/Description:
Book
[14], 144 p. : port., music ; 18 cm. (8vo)
Subjects:
Music theory -- Instruction and study -- Early works to 1800.
Composition (Music) -- Instruction and study -- Early works to 1800.
Place of Publication:
England London.
Notes:
First edition, London, 1665, has title: The principles of practical musick.
Price from imprint: Price 2 s.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Hilda A. Wurtman Memorial Fund.
Chronology:
1706
Cited in:
ESTC T77981
Contributor:
Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.
Hilda A. Wurtman Memorial Fund.
Web link:
The Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund Home Page
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