A Guide to Les regles pour la musique, ca. 18th century Regles pour la musique MS 81.1

A Guide to Les regles pour la musique, ca. 18th century

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the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation's
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library
Manuscript Number MS 81.1


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Repository
John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Manuscript number
MS 81.1
Title
Les regles pour la musique, ca. 18th century.
Extent
1 vol. (68 p.)
Language
English

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Preferred Citation

Les regles pour la musique, Manuscript MS 81.1, John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Alternative Form

Also available on microfilm M-1585.


Scope and Content Information

Manuscript music book contains lessons with examples as well as songs, couplets, and minuets in French and English. Song titles are "Air a boire,""Air serieux,""Chanson du Rossignols,""Let me be deceived,""Let not rage thy bosom firing,""Recit de basse a boire,""Tweed side,""Water parted from the sea," and "For the German Flute."

Index Terms

    Subjects:

  • Music--Instruction and teaching.
  • Music--18th century--Manuscripts.
  • Songs, English--History and criticism.
  • Songs, English.
  • Songs, French--History and criticism.
  • Songs, French.
  • Titles:

  • Air serieux.
  • Air a boire.
  • Chanson du Rossignol.
  • Let me be deceived.
  • Let not rage thy bosom firing.
  • Recit de basse a boire.
  • Tweed side.
  • Water parted from the sea.