Articles about Music
Here we have articles and class notes about music, as well as sheet music and performances.
So You Want to do Music
Being a paper on some different types of music in SCA period, and where to find them.
Translations, sheet music, and performances
Written Sources about Early Ottoman Music
A short article about the various sources I've found for early Ottoman music.
Early Indian Music Theory
This is notes from a class I taught, along with my notes of the main book the class is based on, and a short bibliography.
How to add rhythm to early music
A class in written format, based on the book Songs from British Sources 1150-1300.
Period Arabic Musics
Two different handouts, one for a class on what we know about period Arabic music, the other a class on muwashshat, a poetic form from al-Andalus still performed today. Both with annotated bibliographies and discographies.
List of Music Classes
How to Learn a Troubadour Song/How to Memorize a Song
This biblio starts with websites and books on the CSM, then goes on to articles in journals, then gets farther afield into "the Arabic question." Also includes some cantigas books not on CSM.
Music before 1200 A.D.
This is a class video. It starts in Western Europe at 1200 A.D. and goes back as far as we can - all the way to Ancient Egypt.