The Codex Faenza and the Tradition of Improvisation
By Laura Osterlund
Given at Case Western Reserve University on April 10, 2018
The Faenza Codex is one of the largest collections of late medieval instrumental music. The codex is also a vestige of a medieval instrumental improvisation, the majority of which was not written down.
See also these videos of the music performed:
And more on Laura Osterlund’s Youtube Channel
Here is a recording of my lecture on Tuesday April 10th: https://t.co/cX1XeipQTR. I am sharing my paper, "The Codex Faenza and the Tradition of Improvisation," on my website https://t.co/xnJfMBITid and my Sanctus and Agnus Dei compositions, too. https://t.co/uH7cE5KVcN
— Laura Osterlund (@losterlu) April 13, 2018