Arabic

Ne'ima (Nagmah) in Medieval Hebrew Literature

Continuing the article on the Term “musiqa” in Yuval I, p. 11-35, this article deals with the term “neima” and its meaning in terms of: Vowel, Tone, Mode- Melody- Tune, Sonority- Tonality, Vocal Note, Accentuation- Accent. The article also deals with the origin of the word.

Material Type: 
Articles in Books
Year: 
1971

Deux textes arabes inedits sur la musique

This article translates and explains two manuscripts originally in Arabic written in Hebrew letters one of which originates from Iraq in the late 10th century. They discusses different aspects of music, list melodic and rhythmic modes and discuss Pythagorean and NeoPythagorean ideas about music.

Material Type: 
Articles in Books
Year: 
1968

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