News 2012

News 2012: (US) Unquiet Thoughts Article: "Saturday morning quotes 2.6: 15th century music" (06 jun 2012)

Contributed by Admin on Jul 01, 2012

“Today, we share a few quotes excerpted from an article by Howard Mayer Brown (1930 – 1993) , a musicologist and renaissance specialist whose work brought to light many important aspects of performance of old music.  …

We have mentioned his work previously in connection with a series of posts (#35 – #37) on the interpretation of medieval music, as an advocate for a more flexible interpretation of music for which no performance indications survive. …”

Visit the Unquiet Thoughts website to read the full article.