The Principles of Practical Musick (Simpson, Christopher)

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Work Title A Compendium of Practical Musick
Alternative. Title A Compendium: or, Introduction to Practical Music
Composer Simpson, Christopher
First Publication. 1665
Language English
Dedication Sir John St. Barbe
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation voices
Extra Information First published as "The Principles of Practical Musick" in 1665, and expanded into "A Compendium of Practical Musick" in 1667.

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8th edition title:
A Compendium: or, Introduction to Practical Music. In 5 Parts.
Teaching, by a New and Easy Method.
I. The Rudiments of Song.
II. The Principles of Composition.
III. The Use of Discords.
IV. The Form of Figurate Descant.
V. The Contrivance of Canon.