Codex Chantilly

Title:
Codex Chantilly
Library:
Musée Condé
Language:
French, Latin
City:
CHANTILLY,
Shelf Mark:
Ms. 564
Origin:
France? -- possibly commissioned by a Florentine family and in Florence until 1861 --
Date Description:
late 14th century
Content:
Polyphonic chansons -- Contains 112 polyphonic works, mostly by French composers (ca. 1350-1395): 70 ballads, 17 rondeaux, 12 virelais and 13 motets --
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
Heart -shaped design for many of the songs --
Musical Notation:
Yes
Call Number:
Hesburgh Library Music Collection (2nd Floor) M 2 .C6431 Ms. 564 2008 Scores: In-House Use Only
Commentary Volume:
Yes
Series:
Epitome musical
Publication Date:
2008
Place of Publication:
Turnhout (Belgium)
Publisher:
Brepols
Notes:
Commentary by Yolanda Plumley and Anne Stone.
Type of Text:
anthology, bilingual, chansonnier, polyphony, secular, songbook, songs, vernacular, verse