At the workshop “Antiphonaria”
held at Institut für Musikwissenschaft of the University of Regensburg in
The present edition is an un-emended reprint of the first edition of 1993, except for the addition of a new preface in the beginning and a couple of pages with corrections at the end of the book. In the acknowledgements of the first edition I had to inform my readers that since Professor Bjarner Svejgaard had regrettably died before my data and the computer-programs were transferred to a personal computer, and since the original machine was not in operation, it was no longer possible to make inquiries into the data. This deficiency has now been remedied.
At the Musicological Institute in Regensburg Dr. Robert Klugseder re-encoded all my series of responsories organized in such a way that it is not only possible to search for any of my full series (with all 9 responsories) but also to search for series of which one only knows a few, under the condition that their position is unmistakable. They are published on the internet under the address:
http://www-musikwissenschaft.uni-r.de/cantus à ‘Databases’
In 2003 I
retired from my chair at the Theological Faculty,
The database in
Brabrand, the 6th April, 2007.