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Lodovico Viadana: Li Cento Concerti Ecclesiastici, A'Benigni Lettori, Roma 1602
Edition Bernhard Lang
Deutsche ▄bersetzung von Bernhard Lang
Traduction franšaise par Isaline Dupraz
Draft English translation by Bernhard Lang

Agostino Agazzari: Del Sonare Sopra l'Basso Con Tutti li Stromenti E dell'Uso loro nell'Conserto, Siena 1607
Edition Bernhard Lang
English translation by Aidan O'Donnel
Traduction franšaise par Isaline Dupraz
Deutsche ▄bersetzung von Adelheid Lang und Bernhard Lang

Francesco Bianciardi: Breve Regola per imparar'a sonare sopra il Basso con ogni sorte d'Instrumento, Siena 1607
Edition Bernhard Lang
English translation by Aidan O'Donnel
Deutsche ▄bersetzung von Bernhard Lang

Michael Praetorius: Syntagma Musicum III: De Basso Generali seu Continuo, Wolfenbüttel 1619
Edition Bernhard Lang
Draft English translation by Bernhard Lang

Adriano Banchieri: Essempio Di Componere Varie Voci Sopra un Basso di Canto Fermo,
Edition Bernhard Lang
Deutsche ▄bersetzung von Bernhard Lang
Draft English translation by Bernhard Lang

Adriano Banchieri: from / aus: Cartella Musicale, Osservationi di Quatro Essempi in Componere gli Bassi Continui sotto le voci,
Edition Bernhard Lang
Deutsche ▄bersetzung von Bernhard Lang
Draft English translation by Bernhard Lang

Georg Muffat: Regulae Concentuum Partiturae, 1699
Edition Bernhard Lang
Traduction franšaise par Isaline Dupraz
Draft English translation by Bernhard Lang

Georg Muffat: Florilegium 1, 1695
Edition Bernhard Lang
Latin, German, Italien and French version by Georg Muffat
Georg Muffat: Florilegium 2, 1698
Edition Bernhard Lang
Latin, German, Italien and French version by Georg Muffat

Sources in Preparation

Lorenzo Penna: Li Primi Albori Musicali, Bologna 1684
Edition Paolo Corsi and Bernhard Lang
Traduction franšaise par Philippe Despont et Brenno Boccadoro
Deutsche ▄bersetzung von Bernhard Lang
Draft English translation by Bernhard Lang

Anonymous: Regole di Canto figurato, Contrapunto, d'Accompagnare
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Regole per Accompagnar Sopra la Parte N.1 d'Autore incerto
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Edition Bernhard Lang
Deutsche ▄bersetzung von Adelheid Lang und Bernhard Lang

Christoph Bernhard: Von der Singe-Kunst oder Manier, 1650-60?
Edition Bernhard Lang


Christoph Bernhard: Tractatus compositionis augmentatus, 1650-60?
Edition Bernhard Lang


Christoph Bernhard: AusfŘhrlicher Bericht vom Gebrauch der Con- und Dissonanzen, 1650-60?
Edition Bernhard Lang

Francesco Gasparini: L'Armonico Prattico al Cimbalo, 1708
Edition Eckart Begemann and Bernhard Lang
Deutsche ▄bersetzung von Bernhard Lang

Giuseppe Doll: Regole per accompagnare il Basso, Napoli?
Edition Bernhard Lang
Deutsche ▄bersetzung von Bernhard Lang
Draft English translation by Bernhard Lang