Chapter 2 Basics

Featured Piece in the Anthology, with score, analysis, and recording

Hymn “Eterne rerum conditor” (medieval spelling; classical spelling: aeterne) (Anthology 2.1)

Text: Ambrose of Milan

A version of 2.1 from Nevers (central France) (find folio 154r):
http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b8432301z.r=1235.langEN

Recording of 2.1 (although not exact):
Naxos: CAPELLA ANTIQUA MUNCHEN: Gregorian Chants
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Chant discography: http://chantdiscography.com/?id=1237

Select Terms and Names from Chapter 2

Terms
harmonics
hymn
monochord
psalms
Psalter
tetrachord
tetraktys

Names
Ambrose (339-397)
Augustine of Hippo (354-430)
Boethius (480-524)
Egeria (fl. 381-5)
Jerome (340-420)
Pythagoras (ca 570-495 BCE)