Past Event

Music and Art in Renaissance Flanders: The Mechelen Choirbook in Context

May 20, 2021
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Event Description

The Mechelen Choirbook, the only Alamire manuscript still preserved in the city for which it was produced, is the third volume of the Leuven Library of Music in Facsimile. This series presents high-quality reproductions of primary music sources of outstanding aesthetic, historical, and cultural value. Each facsimile is in full color and at original size, and is accompanied by an extensive study by leading experts, offering the most recent and up-to-date assessment of the source. Speakers will highlight different aspects of the choirbook, from the extraordinary illuminations of this Alamire manuscript to the discussion of the music itself.

Event Speakers

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Event Information

Free and open to the public; registration required. Please visit the event webpage for additional information. 

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