Picture of medieval figures outdoors

BNF: Français 1584 , Fol. 227, Guillaume de Machaut


The outputs produced by the MALMECC team range across different media. A selection of pieces that relate to the researchers’ work on the project is presented below.



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CATALUNYA, DAVID – ‘A Female-Voice Ceremonial from Medieval Castile’, submitted for publication in Female-Voice Song in the Middle Ages, eds Anna Kathryn Grau and Lisa Colton, Leiden: Brill


CATALUNYA, DAVID – ‘Ars subtilior in Organ Playing c.1380-1420: Another Glimpse into a Late Medieval Unwritten Performance Practice’, forthcoming in Kirchenmusikalisches Jahrbuch (Brill)

KÜGLE, KARL – ‘Musicasonusvoxcantus: Klangvorstellungen des Mittelalters, mittelalterliches Hören und der ‘sonic turn‘’, forthcoming in Klangräume des Mittelalters, eds Nikolas Jaspert and Harald Müller. Vorträge und Forschungen, herausgegeben vom Konstanzer Arbeitskreis für mittelalterliche Geschichte (Ostfildern: Jan Thorbecke Verlag)

MCDONALD, GRANTLEY – ‘Music in Medieval Courts’ forthcoming in Oxford Bibliographies Online (www.oxfordbibliographies.com)

SLATER, LAURA – ‘Musical Wit at Cogges’ forthcoming in Tributes to Paul Binski. Medieval Gothic: Art, Architecture and Ideals. Ed. Julian Luxford. Turnhout: Brepols

SLATER, LAURA – ‘Rumour and Reputation Management in Fourteenth-Century England: Isabella of France in Text and Image’ in Journal of Medieval History 47 (May 2021) Journal of Medieval History 47.2 (2021): 257-292 https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/03044181.2021.1891449

SMILANSKY, URI – (With Marc Lewon, co-author) ‘Competing Ontologies of Musical Improvisation: A Medieval Perspective’ forthcoming in The Routledge Handbook of the Philosophy of Musical Improvisation, eds Marcello Ruta and Alessandro Bertinetto, New York: Routledge

 SMILANSKY, URI – ‘The Polyphonies of Function: Guillaume de Machaut and the Performance of Text and Music’ forthcoming in Polyphony and the Modern, ed.  Jonathan Fruoco. New York: Routledge


CATALUNYA, DAVID – ‘Ars Subtilior in Organ Playing c.1380–1420: Another Glimpse into a Late Medieval Unwritten Performance Practice’ in Kirchenmusikalisches Jahrbuch 103, 113–143

CATALUNYA, DAVID – ‘Polyphonic Music of the Fourteenth Century in Aragon: Reassessing a Panorama of Fragmentary Sources’ in Disiecta Membra Musicae: Studies in Musical Fragmentology, ed. Varelli. Studies in Manuscript Cultures, 21 (Berlin: De Gruyter), 117-163 https://www.degruyter.com/view/title/591824

KÜGLE, KARL – ‘The Aesthetics of Fragments: Reading Pastedowns in Context or, Late Medieval Bookbinders, Readers, and Their Choices’ in Disiecta Membra Musicae: Studies in Musical Fragmentology, ed. Varelli. Studies in Manuscript Cultures 21 (Berlin: De Gruyter), 205-237 https://www.degruyter.com/view/title/591824

MCDONALD, GRANTLEY – ‘Isaac as a Member of the Court Chapel of Maximilian I’ in Musiktheorie: Zeitschrift für Musikwissenschaft 35: 199–210

MURRAY, DAVID – ‘”Ju, ich jag”: A Three-Part Song in the Mönch von Salzburg Corpus in Translingual Perspective’ in Oxford German Studies, 49(1): 1-26 https://doi.org/10.1080/00787191.2020.1735212

MURRAY, DAVID – ‘Ein “volles Lied”: Übertragung und Klang am Beispiel der geistlichen Lieder des Mönchs von Salzburg’ in Geistliche Liederdichter zwischen Volkssprache und Liturgie: Übertragungen, Bearbeitungen, Neuschöpfungen in Mittelalter und Früher Neuzeit, eds Krass, Standke. Liturgie und Volkssprache, 5 (Berlin: De Gruyter), 63–89 https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110666816

SMILANSKY, URI – ‘Creating MS C: Author, Workshop, Court’,  Early Music History, 39: 253-304 https://doi.org/10.1017/S0261127920000042



KÜGLE, KARL – Manuscript Ivrea, Biblioteca capitolare 115: Introductory Study and Facsimile Edition Ars nova: nuova serie, vol. 5 (Lucca: Libreria Musicale Italiana) xix and 70 pp. + 134 photographic colour plates https://www.lim.it/en/facsimiles/5674-ivrea-9788870969887.html#/1-tipo_prodotto-pdf_lim

MURRAY, DAVID – ‘The Secular Songs of the Monk of Salzburg’, in Musikleben des Spätmittelalters in der Region Österreich Eds. Strohm, Lodes https://musical-life.net/essays/secular-songs-monk-salzburg

MURRAY, DAVID – ‘Die Übersetzungen des Mönchs von Salzburg als Lieder: Das Fallbeispiel der Mariensequenz Salve mater salvatoris‘, in Hymnus, Sequenz, Antiphon: Fallstudien zur volkssprachlichen Aneignung liturgischer Lieder im deutschen Mittelalter Eds. Krass, Ostermann (Berlin, Boston: De Gruyter) 193-222 https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110648799-008



MASSON, CHRISTOPHE – ‘La Iglesia fracturada: El gran Cisma de Occidente’ in Desperta Ferro Antigua y Medieval nº48 July https://www.despertaferro-ediciones.com/revistas/numero/antigua-y-medieval-48-qadesh-egipto-contra-hititas/

SLATER, LAURA – ‘Review of Renana Bartal: Gender, Piety, and Production in Fourteenth-Century English Apocalypse Manuscripts (London: Routledge, 2016)’ in Peregrinations: Journal of Medieval Art and Architecture 6(4): 260-271 https://digital.kenyon.edu/perejournal/vol6/iss4/9



MASSON, CHRISTOPHE – ‘Review of Jean-Yves Copy: La revendication bretonne du trône de France (1213-1358)’ in www.sehepunkte.de December http://www.sehepunkte.de/2017/12/29328.html

MURRAY, DAVID –  ‘Bernard de Ventadour’ in The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume Old French to the Middle Ages, 500-1400 Eds. Ailes, Unwin, Williams. November https://www.litencyc.com/php/speople.php?rec=true&UID=5487

SLATER, LAURA – ‘Lessons in Leadership and Liturgy in the Winchcombe Psalter’ in English Studies 98(1): 49-62, 02 January https://ora.ox.ac.uk/objects/uuid:94ec0f34-f542-4abd-9640-7f1b9ff319c1



KÜGLE, KARL – ‘Die Fragmente Oxford, All Souls 56 und die mensural notierte Mehrstimmigkeit in Köln um 1400. Ein Zwischenbericht’ in Musik der mittelalterlichen Metropole: Räume, Identitäten und Kontexte der Musik in Köln und Mainz, ca. 900–1400 Ed. Kolb (Kassel: Merseburger) 301-324 http://www.merseburger.de/index.php?id=10075&

MURRAY, DAVID – ‘The Clerical Reception of Bernart de Ventadorn’s ‘Can vei la lauzeta mover’ (PC 70, 34)’, Medium Aevum 85: 259-277, 15 December https://ora.ox.ac.uk/objects/uuid:71a3c6e8-2fa6-4438-b4f9-fb9d06c05924