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Duos and Modules In Palestrina's Motet and Mass O Rex glóriæ

Abstract Peter N. Schubert in "Hidden Forms in Palestrina's `First Book of Four-Voice Motets'" (Journal of the American Musicological Society, 2007) defines significant blocks of vertical relationships in imitative and non-imitative duos in the thirty-six motets of Palestrina's Motectus festorum totius anni cum communi sanctorum, published in 1564. Schubert describes these blocks of vertical relationships that proceed from duos as modules and organizes them according to categories of construction and function. Palestrina's parody Mass, O Rex glóriæ, reveals the same duos and modules that Schubert discovers in Palestrina's motet of the same name. Palestrina transfers these duos and modules from the motet into the parody ... (more)
Created Date 2013
Contributor Menefee, Catherine Ann (Author) / Holbrook, Amy (Advisor) / Saucier, Catherine (Committee member) / Carpenter, Ellon (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Music / Duos / Mass / Modules / Motet / O Rex gloriæ / Palestrina
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 203 pages
Language English
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Note M.A. Music 2013
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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