Skip to main content

A short treatise on the theory of intervals and frets, for a viol, lute or guitar

 Single Item
MS. Mus. Sch. D. 375

  • How to
    request
A short treatise on the theory of intervals and frets, for a viol, lute or guitar: beg. 'The use of the Musical Canon. 1. By dividing & setting forth the proportion of every interval': preceded by a printed and engraved treatise in verse on the Gamut (Lond., 1684). Foll. 1-26, 41-end are blank.

Dates

  • c.1685

Extent

66 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Mus. Sch. D. 375, fols. 1-2]
Please see our help page for further guidance on citing archives and manuscripts.

Shelfmark:

MS. Mus. Sch. D. 375

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 20002

Abstract

A short treatise on the theory of intervals and frets, for a viol, lute or guitar.

Biographical / Historical

Biographical details unknown.

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. V, no. 26903.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquisition details unknown.

Physical Facet

On paper
Title
A short treatise on the theory of intervals and frets, for a viol, lute or guitar
Status
Completed
Author
EAD version 2021 by Hannah Jordan
Date
EAD version 2021
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Contact:
Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom