Siglum: 
EC-P16BSF18
Summary: 
Fragmented Gradual used in the Church of San Francisco of Quito, Ecuador. Undated. Probably brought by the Franciscan commission to Quito in 1534: Jodocus Rickye y Pierre Gosseal from Louvain and Malines, Belgium. Gothic script and square notation with F and C clefs; 63x44cm with five-line staff in red ink and alternated music and text; 148 folios, no index. Arabic foliation from fols. 1r to 115v with red ink. Lately added Roman foliation from fols. 116r to 148v in black ink [fols. Ir - XXXIIIv].
Description: 

LITURGICAL OCCASIONS: Proper of the Time fols. 1r - 60r Holy Week; fols. 60r - 63v Feria II post Pascha; fols. 64r - 67v Feria III post Pascha; fols. 67v - 71r Feria IV post Pascha; fols. 71r - 75r Feria V post Pascha; fols. 75r - 79r Feria VI post Pascha; fols. 79r - 82v Saturday in Easter Week; fols. 82v - 85r Low Sunday; fols. 85r - 88r Second Sunday after Easter; fols. 88v - 92r Third Sunday after Easter; fols. 92r - 96v Fourth Sunday after Easter; fols. 96v - 101v Fifth Sunday after Easter; fols. 101v - 105r Rogation Days; fols. 105v - 109v Ascension; fols. 109v - 113v Sunday within the Octave of Ascension; fols. 113v - 115v Whitsun Eve. New added folios: fols. Ir - Vr Credo; fols. Vv - VIr Duplex major feasts; fols. VIr - XIIIr the Office of Holy Cross Day; fols. XIIIr - XXIIr Annunciation of Mary; fols. XXIIr - XXIIv In week after Peter and Paul; fols. XXIIIr - XXIIIv Mary Magdalene; fols. XXIIIv - XXIVv Pro nec Virgine nec Martyre; fols. XXIVv - XXVIIIr the Mass of Holy Cross Day; fols. XXVIIIr - XXXv the Mass to San Diego of Alcalá [S. Didaci]; fol. XXXv the Office of Saint Joachim; fol. XXXIr blank; fols. XXXIv - XXXIIIv the sequence Victimae paschali laudes; fol. XXXIII is half broken.

Selected bibliography: 

Coloma de Reed, Alicia. La Sociedad Filarmónica de Quito. 50 Años. Quito: Mariscal, 2002, p. 14.

Gallegos Arias, José & Mercé Gandía, José. Iglesia y Convento de San Francisco: Una Historia para el Futuro. Quito: Instituto Nacional de Patrimonio Cultural, 2011.

Moreno, Agustín. Fray Jodoco Rique y Fray Pedro Gocial: Apóstoles y Maestros Franciscanos de Quito. Quito: Ediciones Abya-Yala, 1998.

Pérez Abad, Antolín. Los Franciscanos en América. Madrid: Editorial MAPFRE S.A., 1992, p. 203.

Stevenson, Robert. La Música en Quito 2nd ed. Quito: Banco Central del Ecuador, 1989, p. 7.

Indexing notes: 
The index for EC-P16BSF18 was prepared by Jesus Estevez at the Universidad San Francisco de Quito USFQ.
Full source / fragment: 
Fragment or Fragmented
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