List of genres | Cantus Index for Office and Mass

List of genres

Displaying 1 - 15 of 15
Genre Description Mass / Office Chants

A

Antiphon

Office 12071

AV

Antiphon verse

Office 462

Cap

Capitulum

Office 5

D

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

Office 143

H

Hymn and hymn verse

Office 1054

HV

Hymn verse

Office 1762

I

Invitatory antiphon

Office 667

IP

Invitatory psalm (when written out and notated)

Office 6

PS

Psalm

Office 172

R

Responsory

Office 5459

V

Responsory verse

Office 8895

VaHW

Varia within Holy Week

Office 5

W

Versicle

Office 964

[?]

Unknown/Ambiguous

Office 14

[M]

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

Office 339