Articles about Neumes

Music and rhetoric in ekphonesis: the neume "synemba"
Muzikologija (2011) , No. 11, pp. 13-24

In the development of ekphonetic notation, three phases are recognized: the pre-classical (9th-10th c.), the classical (11th-12th c.) and the degenerate system. By the end of the 12th century, in some manuscripts the rules of application of the neume pairs ...

Computerized Search for the Invariant Structural Elements of Znamennyi Chant
Problemy Muzykal'noj Nauki (2011) , No. 8, pp. 20-24

The article provides the description of the system of neumatic structural units - ichos-specific invariants (II) found in a given selection of hymns. These are repeated unambiguously interpretable neumatic chains of different lengths in particular glases (ichoses) (in some sense, ...

Notes et Documents: Le Tropaire-Prosaire de Metz
Revue de Musicologie (2010) Vol. 96, No. 1, pp. 131-179

The troper-proser "of Metz" (Metz, B.M., Ms. 452 + Paris, BnF, Lat. 17177, f. 45-46) in adiastematic messine neumes of the end of the eleventh century contains, apart from its repertory of chant composed during the second half of the ...

Works of Russian Scholars of the 15th to 20th Centuries in the Field of Notation
Muzikoloski Zbornik (2010) Vol. 46, No. 1, pp. 21-35

The picture of the investigation of notation in Russia depends on history of musical writing in our country. The works on neumatic notation opened the tradition of musicology in Russia in the XV c. In the very beginning of the ...