York gradual
 
This database was created with the programme dBASE III+ to generate indices for the facsimile of manuscript Oxford, Bodleian Library, Lat. liturg. b. 5 edited by David Hiley and published by the Institute of Mediaeval Music, Ottawa. It is placed here at the disposal of colleagues in accordance with the aims of the IMS Study Group 'Cantus Planus', which include the exchange of data in electronic form.
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york-lit.txt
chants in liturgical order, as in the manuscript
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york-gen.txt chants listed alphabetically within genres
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york-alf.txt chants listed in one alphabetical sequence irrespective of genre
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Structure of the database
Field Name Length Content
1 FOL 5 folio number
2 NO 3 number of the item on the folio
3 GEN 4 chant genre: see list of abbreviations below
4 INC
60 incipit of the item, or the rubric
Total length
72 72
Abbreviations
Ag Agnus Dei
Al Alleluia
An
Antiphona
AnP Antiphona: psalmus
AnV Antiphona: versus
AP Antiphona ad processionem
APV Antiphona ad processionem: versus
Cm Communio
CmV Communio: versus
Gl Gloria in excelsis Deo
Gr Graduale
GrV
Graduale: versus
Hy Hymnus
In Introitus
InP
Introitus: versus
Ky
Kyrie
Of
Offertorium
OfV Versus Offertorii
Ps Psalmus
PsV Versus Psalmi
Re Responsorium
ReV Responsorium: versus
Ru
Rubric
Sa Sanctus
Sq Sequentia
Tc Tractus
TcV Tractus: Versus
Tp Tropus
Va Varia
V Versus (de graduale, alleluia, etc.)
Compilers: Frauke Gessendorfer, David Hiley