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University of Pennsylvania Library's LJS 47 - Boethius. De institutione musica (Video Orientation)

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6-2014

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Video Orientation to the University of Pennsylvania Library's LJS 47 - Boethius. De institutione musica.

Summary: 15th-century copy of a Latin treatise on the Pythagorean-based theory of ancient Greek music, in which the text reflects an older (10th-century) tradition and the numerous diagrams related to ratio and pitch demonstrate later developments in the tradition.

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medieval manuscripts

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History | Medieval Studies | Other Arts and Humanities

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University of Pennsylvania Library's LJS 47 - Boethius. De institutione musica (Video Orientation)

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