Humdrum lab 4
This lab introduces the digital scores of the Josquin Research Project
Download the data
First download the data by genre:
cd ~/Desktop mkdir jrp cd jrp mkdir masses (cd masses; humsplit h://jrp/Zma) mkdir motets (cd motets; humsplit h://jrp/Zmo) mkdir songs (cd songs; humsplit h://jrp/Zso)
There are three basic genres: secular songs, religious songs (motets), and music for the mass ordinary.
You can also download works by composer, such as Jean Mouton:
Josquin securely attributed works:
Josquin not securely attributed works:
All of Josquin works:
Alternatively, the JRP database is available on github at https://github.com/josquin-research-project/jrp-scores
How much data is there?
cd ~/Desktop/jrp ls masses motets songs | grep *.krn | wc -l