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Mass of Tournai

anonymous Mass setting


Tournai: Bibliothèque Capitulaire 476, fol. 28-33v (3/2).


1. COUSSEMAKER, Edmond de. Messe du XIIIe siècle, 1861.
2. The Roman de Fauvel; The Works of Philippe de Vitry; French Cycles of the Ordinarium Missae, edited by Leo Schrade, Monaco: Editions de L'Oiseau-Lyre, 1956. Polyphonic Music of the Fourteenth Century I, p. 110.
3. Missa Tornacensis, edited by Charles van den Borren, [n.p.]: American Institute of Muscicology, 1957. Corpus Mensurabilis Musicae 13.
4. Fourteenth-Century Mass Music in France, edited by Hanna Stäblein-Harder, [Rome]: American Institute of Musicology, 1962. Corpus Mensurabilis Musicae 29.
5. DOUMOULIN, J., M. Huglo, Ph. Mercier & J. Pycke, La Messe de Tournai, Tournai & Louvain: Tornacum 4, 1988.


1. LUDWIG, Friedrich. 'Die mehrstimmige Messe des 14. Jahrhunderts', Archiv für Musikwissenschaft, VII (1925), p. 420.
2. BESSELER, Heinrich. 'Studien zur Musik des Mittelalters. I. Neue Quellen des 14. und beginnenden 15. Jahrhunderts', Archiv für Musikwissenschaft, VII (1925): 167-252.
3. MACHABEY, Armand. Guillaume de Machault, 130?-1377: La vie et l'oeuvre musicale, 2 vols, Paris: Richard-Masse-Editeur, 1955. Bibliothèque d'études musicales, pp. 129-130.
4. REANEY, Gilbert. '"Ars Nova" in France', [chapter 1 of] The New Oxford History of Music. III. Ars Nova and the Renaissance, edited by Dom Anselm Hughes and Gerald Abraham, London: Oxford University Press, 1960, p. 21.
5. HOPPIN, Richard H. Medieval Music, New York: W. W. Norton, 1978, pp. 385-387, 388-389.
6. REANEY, Gilbert. 'Machaut, Guillaume de', The New Grove, XI (1980): 428-436.
7. GÖLLNER, Theodor. 'Tournai Mass', The New Grove, XIX (1980): 95.
8. HALLMARK, Anne. 'Some evidence for French influence in northern Italy, c.1400', Studies in the Performance of Late Mediaeval Music, edited by Stanley Boorman, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1983, pp. 193-226.
9. DOUMOULIN, J., M. Huglo, Ph. Mercier & J. Pycke, La Messe de Tournai, Tournai & Louvain: Tornacum 4, 1988, p..
10. YUDKIN, Jeremy. Music in Medieval Europe, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 1989, pp. 510-515.


1. Tournai Mass (13th-14th Century), Vocal soloists and instrumentalists, directed by M. Honegger: Christophorus CLP 75486.
2. Missa Tournai um 1330. Motetten um 1320, Capella Antiqua München, directed by Konrad Ruhland (1967): Telefunken AW6 41231 (SAWT 9517) (GER).
3. Missa Tournai. Missa Barcelona, Pro Cantione Antiqua, London, directed by Mark Brown (1980): Harmonia Mundi IC 065-99-870.
4. Anonyme du XIVe Siècle: Messe de Tournai; Guillaume de Machaut: Messe de Nostre Dame, Ensemble Vocal Guillaume Dufay, Ensemble Instrumental 'Les S, directed by Arsène Bedois (1981): Erato STU 71303 (FRA).
5. Messe de Tournai, Ensemble Organum, directed by Marcel Pérès (1991): Harmonia Mundi HMC 901353.

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