BURTIUS, Nicolaus, c.1450-d.?

Opusculum musicum
Ugo Rugeri / Bologna 1487 [private collection]

Burtius, Opusculum musicum
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Faksimile-Edition Theoretica, 8.
Stuttgart, 2021, 16 x 22, 133 pp.

Full color facsimile of the Bologna, 1487 incunabulum, printed by Ugo de Rugeriis. Contains the earliest example of polyphonic music, complete with staves, printed by woodblock. Defends the system of hexachords as used by Guido d’Arezzo. Preface in It. Hardbound in decorative paper. $52

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