List of genres | CANTUS Index for Office and Mass

List of genres

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Genre Description Mass / Office Chants

A

Antiphon

Office 12005

AV

Antiphon verse

Office 448

Cap

Capitulum

Office 5

D

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

Office 121

H

Hymn and hymn verse

Office 1051

HV

Hymn verse

Office 1762

I

Invitatory antiphon

Office 663

IP

Invitatory psalm (when written out and notated)

Office 6

PS

Psalm

Office 171

R

Responsory

Office 5409

V

Responsory verse

Office 8834

VaHW

Varia within Holy Week

Office 5

W

Versicle

Office 951

[?]

Unknown/Ambiguous

Office 14

[M]

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

Office 340