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Medieval Music Database

Sevilla, Biblioteca Capitulare Colombina 5.2.25

A collection of 14th and 15thC music treatises by Marchettus, Johannes de Muris, et. al. assembled in one ms. in the 17thC. Eight musical works are found on various folios throughout the ms., including Landini's `Fortuna ria'.


Répertoire international des sources musicales. BIV 3, 4. Handschriften mit mehrstimmiger Musik des 14., 15. und 16. Jahrhunderts, 2 vols, edited by Kurt von Fischer and Max Lütolf, G. Henle Verlag: Munich-Duisburg, 1972, pp. 426-428.


  1. fol. 48v-49, Fortuna ria, Amor e crudel donna (Francesco Landini))

  2. fol. 59, Chi temp' a per amore (ballata))


  1. HAGOPIAN, Viola L. Italian Ars Nova Music. A Bibliographic Guide to Modern Editions and Related Literature, Berkeley, Los Angeles, London: University of California Press, 1964, pp. 65, 90, 92.

  2. GALLO, F. Alberto. 'Alcune fonti poco note di musica teorica e pratica', L'Ars nova italiana del Trecento: Certaldo, Convegni du studio, 1961-1967, 1968: pp. 49-76.


1.Florence, Biblioteca Medicea-Laurenziana, Palatino 87 (Squarcialupi Codex) (147v, Fortuna ria, Amor e crudel donna).
2.Florence, Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale, Panciatichiano 26 (10, Fortuna ria, Amor e crudel donna).
3.Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, fonds italien 568 (86v, Fortuna ria, Amor e crudel donna).
4.Pistoia, Archivium Capituli Pistoriensis B 3 5 (Iv, Fortuna ria, Amor e crudel donna)

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