List of genres | Cantus Index for Office and Mass

List of genres

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Genre Description Mass / Office Chants

A

Antiphon

13109

AV

Antiphon verse

747

BD

Benedicamus domino

4

Ca

Canticle

42

Cap

Capitulum

5

D

Dramatic element (used for items of the liturgical drama that are not otherwise rubricked)

156

H

Hymn and hymn verse

1342

HV

Hymn verse

1829

I

Invitatory antiphon

693

IP

Invitatory psalm (when written out and notated)

6

L

Lesson (when written out and notated)

213

Li

Litany

13

LiV

Litany verse

16

R

Responsory

5684

Tp

Trope

2054

V

Responsory verse

9153

Va

Varia

35

VaHW

Varia within Holy Week

18

W

Versicle

1011

[M]

Miscellaneous (a generic code used in the earliest Cantus indices)

333