In this video Hendrik Vanden Abeele talks about folio 6 verso of the 1481 Ghent antiphonary. The end of Matins at the Second Sunday of Advent. Vanden Abeele talks about several of the responsories and other related particularities.
Marcel Pérès, director of Ensemble Organum, talks about this group’s activities and repertoire. He also talks about their latest cd release. Interesting interview. (mais…)
In this video Hendrik Vanden Abeele talks about folio 3 recto of the 1481 Ghent Antiphonary. In this episode he talk of the folio margins and sixteen-century alteration to the manuscript: erasing and adding of notation and notes on performance. The responsories at the end of Matins can be identified by the note which mentions “Laudes”. (mais…)
In this video Hendrik Vanden Abeele talks about f. 1r of the 1481 Ghent antiphonary. In this episode he will describe the beautiful illuminations of this first folio. He also talks of the first musical work, a responsory, Aspiciens alouge for Advent time as is usual in this kind of manuscripts.
In this video Hendrik Vanden Abeele talks of folio 0 verso. Description of the different text colors used in this folio, as of the feasts to which the chant is destinated. (mais…)
Hendrik Vanden Abeele, artistic director of chant group Psallentes, embarks on a project in which he will walk you through each and every page of a 1481 antiphonary from Ghent (B-Gu Ms 15). This is the opening movie. (mais…)
Medieval and Renaissance Conference 2012
8-11 July 2012
In 2012 Medieval and Renaissance Music Conference will be celebrating its 40th birthday with a return to the venue of the first ever Med Ren, held at Nottingham in 1972.
Call for Papers
The organisers and the Programme Committee invite proposals for 20-minute papers, joint papers/paired papers, and poster presentations on any topic relating to the study of Medieval and/or Renaissance music. Proposals of any kind should consist of a title and an abstract of c.200 words, together with the proposer’s name, institutional affiliation (if any) and email address. (mais…)