Alamire

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A`la`mi´re


n.1.The lowest note but one in Guido Aretino's scale of music.
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The author begins with a clear description of the music notation, after which she studies the three manuscripts copied by Pierre Alamire ('s HerAB 72A, 72B, and 72C) containing compositions by the most important composers of the sixteenth century.
I have doubts about some disseminated repertories, including the manuscripts produced by Pierre Alamire and his colleagues: many of these seem to me to have been produced according to different criteria, ones in which the content was not necessarily so important, and publication not a factor in choice or presentation.