'Sources as disparate as the records of English heresy trials, the treatises of Italian ecclesiastics and scholastic commentaries on Aristotle come together into a whole that reads easily and will be comprehensible to students and scholars of varying specialties and interests.' - Early Music
'Wegman is a serious and thoughtful scholar whose views deserve respectful notice.' - Renaissance Quarterly
'I am most grateful to Rob Wegman for giving the musicological community this very important book. His views are, for the most part, meticulously documented, his sources carefully chosen, his narrative is richly informative, and his opinions are stimulating, at times provocative.' - Music & Letters
About the Author
Rob C. Wegman is Associate Professor of Music at Princeton University.