What's new

Cantus Web App

Try our new app that works in your browser (https://abbot.uwaterloo.ca/). Search while online, then save your results and access them offline! Look for the Cantus Web App in the "Resources" menu. Find a brief description here: https://abbot.uwaterloo.ca/#/offline. (Note: Safari users may have difficulty, as it is not optimized for offline use - try Chrome or Firefox!)

New indices

Riesencodex (D-WI1 2) and the Dendermonde (B-DEa 9) sources have been published!

Cantus Melody Comparison Tool

You can now easily compare melodies of each chant after one click! Try it here: http://cantus.uwaterloo.ca/chant/230882 (find the "List of melodies" section and click below)

Cantus Melody Search Tool

Search all the melodies in the Cantus Database with the new Cantus Melody Search tool. Mouse clicks on the staff make it easier than ever before!

Cantus presentation in Prague

Cantus Database and Cantus Index have been presented on 19/1/2015 during the Prague workshop Editing Medieval Texts: Paleography, Codicology, Philology by Jan.