15th-century sources

English sources

Old Hall Manuscript. [LonBL 57950] London. British Library. Reference Division. Department of Manuscripts. MS Additional 57950. (olim Old Hall Green, St. Edmund's College Library)

Cambridge. Magdalene College. Pepys Library. MS 1236. [CambriP 1236]

London. British Library. Reference Division. Department of Manuscripts. MS Egerton 3307. [LonBLE 3307] ALSO Microfilm-2.

Aosta. Biblioteca del Seminario Maggiore. MS A1D19. [AostaS D19] (AO)

Trent Codices. [TrentC 87, TrentC 90, TrentC 92] Trent. Museo Provinciale d'Arte, Castello del Buon Consiglio. MSS 1374, 1377, 1379. (olim 87, 90, 92)

Modena. Biblioteca Estense e Universitaria. MS α.X.1.11. [ModE X.1.11] (ModB)

Fountains Fragments. [LonBL 40011] London. British Library, Reference Division. Department of Manuscripts. MS Additional 40011 B.

Cambridge. University Library. MS Add. 5943. [CambriU 5943]

Cambridge. University Library. MS Add. 5963 (f.13). [CambriU 5963]

Cambridge. University Library. MS Ff.6.16. [CambriU Ff.6.16]

Cambridge. Emmanuel College Library. MS 300. [CambriE 300]

London. British Library, Reference Division. Department of Manuscripts. MS Additional 54324. [LonBL 54324]

Cambridge. University Library. MS Pembroke 314. (olim Incun. C 47) [CambriU Pembr. 314] ALSO Microfilm-2.

French manuscripts of sacred music

Copenhagen. Det Kongelige Bibliotek. MS 17. (2 bifolia olim Musikhistorisk Museum 598) [CopKB 17]

German sources of Catholic music

German lied

Lochamer Liederbuch. [BerlS 40613] Berlin. Staatsbibliothek Preussischer Kulturbesitz. MS Mus 40613. (olim Wernigerode. Gräflich Stolbergsche Bibliothek. MS Zb 14) ALSO Facsimile-2.

Schedel Liederbuch. [MunBS Germ 810] Bayerische Staatsbibliothek. Handschriften-Inkunabelabteilung. MS Germanicus monacensis 810 (olim Mus. 3232; Cim. 351a; = MaiM 208) ALSO Microfilm.

Glogauer Liederbuch. [BerlPS 40098] Kraków. Biblioteka Jagiellońska. MS 40098. (olim Berlin. Staatsbibliothek Preussischer Kulturbesitz). ALSO, Microfilm.

Sources from northern Italy (and southern Germany)

Black mensural notation

Bologna. Biblioteca Universitaria. MS 2216. [BolU 2216] (BU)

Bologna. Civico Museo Bibliografico Musicale. MS Q15. (olim 37) [BolC Q15] ALSO Microfilm.

St. Emmeram Codex. [MunBS Lat. 14274] (EM) Munich. Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Handschriften-Inkunabelabteilung. MS Latinus monacensis 14274. (olim Mus. 3232a; Cim. 352c) ALSO Microfilm.

 

White notation

Oxford. Bodleian Library. MS Canonici Miscellaneous 213. (=MadanSC 19689) [OxfBC 213] ALSO Microfilm.

Aosta. Biblioteca del Seminario Maggiore. MS 15. (olim A¹ D 19) [AostaS D19] (AO)

Modena. Biblioteca Estense e Universitaria. MS α.X.1.11. (Lat. 471; olim VI.H.15) [ModE X.1.11] (ModB)

Lucca. Archivio di Stato. Biblioteca Manoscritti. MS 238. [LucAS 238] ALSO Microfilm

 

Trent Codices. [TrentC 87-92] Trent. Museo Provincale d'Arte, Castello del Buon Consiglio. MSS 1374-1379 (olim 87-92)

Trent. Museo Diocesano. MB BL. [TrentM 93] (Commonly referred to as MS 93, in recognition of relationship to TrentC 87-92)

Siena. Archivio di Stato. MSS Frammenti di Musiche, N. 207. (olim 326-327) [SienAS 207]

Spanish secular music

Cancionero de la Colombina. [SevC 7-1-28] (CMC) Seville. Catedral Metropolitana, Biblioteca Capitular y Colombina. MS 7-1-28.

Pixérécourt Chansonnier. [ParisBNF 15123] Paris. Bibliothèque Nationale, Département des Manuscrits. Fonds Français. MS 15123. (olim Suppl. Fr. 2637)

Carol manuscripts

Cambridge. Trinity College Library. MS O. 3. 58. (=James 1230) [CambriT O.3.58]

Chansonniers

French manuscripts

Dijon Chansonnier. [DijBM 517] Dijon. Bibliothèque Municipale. MS  517. (olim 295)

Copenhagen Chansonnier. [CopKB 291] Copenhagen. Det Kongelige Bibliotek. MS Thott 291, 8°.

Laborde Chansonnier. [WashLC L25] Washington, D.C. Library of Congress. Music Division. MS M2.1.L25 Case. ALSO Microfilm.

Wolfenbütteler Chansonnier. [WolfA 287] Wolfenbüttel. Herzog August Bibliothek. MS Guelferbytanus 287 Extravagantium.

Chansonnier Cordiforme. [ParisBNR 2973] Paris. Bibliothèque Nationale, Département des Manuscrits. Collection Rothschild. MS 2973 (shelfmark: 1.5.13) ALSO Microfilm.

Chansonnier Nivelle de la Chaussée. [ParisBN 57] Paris. Bibliothèque Nationale, Département de la Musique. MS Rés. Vmc 57. ALSO Microfilm.

Florence. Biblioteca Riccardiana. MS 2794. [FlorR 2794]

Paris. Bibliothèque Nationale, Département des Manuscrits. Fonds Français. MS 2245. [ParisBNF 2245]

London. British Library. Reference Division. Department of Manuscripts. MS Royal 20 a. xvi. [LonBLR 20 A.xvi]

 

Northern Italian manuscripts

Rome. Biblioteca Casanatense. MS 2856. (olim O.V. 208) [RomeC 2856]

 

Florentine manuscripts

Berlin. Staatliche Museen der Stiftung Preussischer Kulturbesitz. Kupferstichkabinett. MS 78.C.28. (olim Hamilton 451) [BerlSM 78.C.28]

Medici Codex. [VatG XIII.27] Vatican City. Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana. MS Capella Giulia XIII 27.

Florence. Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale. MS Banco Rari 229. (olim Magliabechi XIX. 59) [FlorBN BR 229]

Pixérécourt Chansonnier. [ParisBNF 15123] Paris. Bibliothèque Nationale, Département des Manuscrits. Fonds Français. MS 15123. (olim Suppl. Fr. 2637)

Florence. Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale. MS Magliabechi XIX. 178. [FlorBN Magl. 178]

Florence. Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale. MS Magliabechi XIX 176. [FlorBN Magl. 176]

Florence. Biblioteca Riccardiana. MS 2356. [FlorR 2356]

 

Neopolitan manuscripts

Codex Escorial. [EscSL IV.a.24] Escorial. Real Monasterio de San Lorenzo del Escorial, Biblioteca y Archivo de Música. MS IV.a.24. ALSO Microfilm.

Mellon Chansonnier. [NHavY 91] New Haven. Yale University, Beinecke Library for Rare Books and Manuscripts. MS 91.

Mensural music in theoretical and didactic books

Codex Faenza. [FaenBC 117] Faenza. Biblioteca Communale. MS 117. ALSO Microfilm.

Mixed collections of sacred and secular music