Table of contents for Praecepta musicae poáeeticae = The precepts of poetic music / Gallus Dressler ; new critical text, translation, annotations, and indices by Robert Forgacs.

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CONTENTS 
 PREFACE AND ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
 .......................................................vii
 INTRODUCTION
 .................................................................
 .......................... 1
 Dressler¿s Life, Character, and Works
 .................................................. 3
 The Composition, Sources, Form, and Contentof Dressler¿s Prµcepta
 musicµ poëticµ ........................................ 12
 The Manuscript
 .................................................................
 .................. 36
 The Edition
 .................................................................
 ........................ 51
 Synoptic Chart Listing the Variants among theThree Published
 Editions of Dressler¿sPrµcepta musicµ poëticµ
 ............................................................. 53
 CONSPECTUS CODICIS, EDITIONUM ET NOTARUM
 .................................. 59
 PRÆCEPTA MUSICÆ POÂTICÆ A D. GALLO DRESSELERONEBREO
 .................................................................
 ............................. 60
 Prµfatiuncula
 .................................................................
 ..................... 60
 Caput I: De de[843]nitione et divisione musicµ poëticµ
 .......................... 70
 Caput II: De sonis seu de vocibus et consonantijs
 ............................. 84
 Caput III: De dissonantijs
 .................................................................
 .. 96
 Caput IIII: De prohibitis intervallis
 .................................................. 108
 Caput V: De usu quartµ et sextµ
 ..................................................... 108
 Caput VI: De partibus cantilenarum
 ................................................. 120
 Caput VII: De connextione consonantiarum
 ..................................... 128
 Caput VIII: De constitutione et divisione clausularum
 ..................... 136
 Caput IX: De usu clausularum
 .......................................................... 152
 Caput X: De pausis
 .................................................................
 ......... 162
 Caput XI: De inventione fugarum
 ..................................................... 164
 Caput XII: De [843]ngendis exordijs
 ....................................................... 172
 Caput XIII: De medio constituendo
 ................................................. 176
 Caput XIV: De constituendo [843]ne
 ..................................................... 186
 Caput XV: De ratione progrediendi in hoc studio
 ............................ 188
 Appendix
 .................................................................
 ......................... 190
 WORKS CITED
 .................................................................
 ........................195
 INDEX VERBORUM
 .................................................................
 ................. 201
 INDEX NOMINUM ET RERUM
 .................................................................
 ..223

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Composition (Music) -- Early works to 1800.
Music and rhetoric -- Early works to 1800.
Dressler, Gallus, b. 1533. Praecepta musicae poáeeticae.