B-Gu Ms 15 #039

chantf. 19r

In this video Hendrik Vanden Abeele talks about folio 19 recto of the 1481 Ghent antiphonary. In this folio we come to the final of a responsory, which is clearly in mode 4. Instructions related to performance: “this verse to be sung by three singers”. Verses (including Gloria) with peculiar ending in mode 4. Occasional references to hymn: here Vox clara. No votive Marian offices on this day and next ones (Isto die…). (mais…)

B-Gu Ms 15 #038

chantf. 18v

In this video Hendrik Vanden Abeele talks about folio 18 recto of the 1481 Ghent antiphonary. We ar still in one of the possible vigils of Christmas, with a new verse Crastina die… (Tomorrow the injustice of the land will be erased, and he, saviour of the world, will rule us…). New notes were added (i.e. in “die”), not totally black. (mais…)