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One of the best-known guides to courtly dance of the Renaissance was the "Nobilta di Dame" (1600), an Italian dance manual offering a rich repertory of aristocratic social dance, including the music and fully described choreography for 49 dances.
Instrumental Tutor
By Novello
This book deals with the ornaments that Bach indicated by signs.
By Novello
This book provides an ample background of textual and historical information about Handel's Messiah.
Choral, Unison Voice Reference
By Novello

A collection of the psalms, canticles, litany, and responses at the holy communion, together with a lengthy introduction containing practical instructions, a discussion on the principles of pointing and an explanation of the method of chanting.

Instrumental Tutor
This legendary work is a comprehensive survey of the topic, covering every issue of significance to today's performers. This rich collection of source material for the musicologist is an equally indispensable companion for conductors, editors and performers.

An English translation of this essential treatise.

Viola Da Gamba

An English translation of Ganssi's Regola Rubertina - 1st and 2nd Parts - A Manual of Playing the Viola da Gamba and of Playing the Lute

An interesting look at the scholarly issues surrounding Bach's Passions.
Twelve distinguished scholar-performers offer essays on new and intriguing aspects of baroque keyboard music.
A guide to editorial procedures suitable for music written from the Middle Ages to about 1830.