List of genres | Cantus Index for Office and Mass

List of genres

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Genre Description Rite Mass / Office Chants

A

Antiphon

Franco-Roman Mass/Office 13457

ANT

Antiphon (Hispanic rite)

Hispanic Mass/Office 1898

ANTV

Antiphon verse (Hispanic rite)

Hispanic Mass/Office 2467

AV

Antiphon verse

Franco-Roman Office 692

BD

Benedicamus domino

Franco-Roman Mass/Office 129

BNMT

Benedictiones (matutinum)

Hispanic Office 45

BNMTV

Benedictiones (matutinum) verse

Hispanic Office 27

Ca

Canticle

Franco-Roman Mass/Office 42

CaH

Canticle (Hispanic rite)

Hispanic Mass/Office 111

Cap

Capitulum

Franco-Roman Office 7

CaV

Canticle verse

Franco-Roman Mass/Office 10

CLMO

Clamores (office)

Hispanic Office 9

CLMOV

Clamores (office) verse

Hispanic Office 33

Cn

Cantio, Cantiones (paraliturgical sacred songs with poetic and often strophic Latin or vernacular texts)

Franco-Roman Mass/Office 8

D

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

Franco-Roman Office 169

H

Hymn (and hymn verses if listed together in the same record)

Franco-Roman, Hispanic Office 1719

HV

Hymn verse

Franco-Roman, Hispanic Office 2858

HYMN

Hymn (Hispanic rite, but to be merged with Franco-Roman rite) - work in progress

Hispanic 35

I

Invitatory antiphon

Franco-Roman Office 729

IP

Invitatory psalm (when written out and notated)

Franco-Roman Office 7

L

Lesson (when written out and notated)

Franco-Roman Mass/Office 242

LDMT

Laudes (matutinum)

Hispanic Office 72

LDMTV

Laudes (matutinum) verse

Hispanic Office 42

LDOF

Laudes (office)

Hispanic Office 33

LDOFV

Laudes (office) verse

Hispanic Office 54

Li

Litany (and litany verses if listed together in the same record)

Franco-Roman Mass/Office 16

LiV

Litany verse

Franco-Roman Mass/Office 21

MSR

Miserationes

Hispanic Office 11

MSRV

Miserationes verse

Hispanic Office 20

MT

Matutinarium

Hispanic Office 53

MTV

Matutinarium verse

Hispanic Office 53

PRCS

Preces

Hispanic Office 59

PRCSV

Preces verse

Hispanic Office 289

PS

Psalm (when written out and notated)

Franco-Roman, Hispanic Mass/Office 202

Psa

Prosa

Franco-Roman Mass/Office 1

Psl

Prosula (a type of trope - Tp)

Franco-Roman Mass/Office 62

PSLD

Psallendo

Hispanic Office 102

PSLDV

Psallendo verse

Hispanic Office 8

R

Responsory

Franco-Roman Office 6005

RS

Responsory (Hispanic rite)

Hispanic Mass/Office 635

RSV

Responsory verse (Hispanic rite)

Hispanic Mass/Office 736

SNO

Sono

Hispanic Office 136

SNOV

Sono verse

Hispanic Office 183

Tp

Trope

Franco-Roman Mass/Office 3956

V

Responsory verse

Franco-Roman Office 9556

Va

Varia

Franco-Roman Mass/Office 24

VaHW

Varia within Holy Week

Franco-Roman Mass/Office 41

VAR

Varia (Hispanic rite)

Hispanic Mass/Office 111

VARV

Varia verse (Hispanic rite)

Hispanic Mass/Office 32

VPR

Vespertinus

Hispanic Office 77

VPRV

Vespertinus verse

Hispanic Office 96

VRS

Versus (Hispanic rite, applied to a number of quite different types of pieces in the sources, including single verses of Scripture not attached to any parent chant as well as more lengthy poetic texts; seebRandel, Index, xvii)

Hispanic Office 173

W

Versicle

Franco-Roman Office 1068

[?]

Unknowable / Ambiguous

14

[M]

Miscellaneous (a generic code used in the earliest Cantus inventories, to be reassigned)

Franco-Roman 298