Cantus Index

title

Cantus Index

homepage

http://cantusindex.org/

description

Cantus Index is a catalogue of chant texts and melodies for Office and Mass. Multiple online medieval music databases have been connected together through unique "Cantus ID numbers". Chant texts and melodies can be searched on this Cantus Index website, and matches in any of the partner databases will be returned.

creator or project

Cantus Index

type

Catalogue

purpose

Research

audience

researchers

task or research field

music history

musicology

music information retrieval

technical features

Provides interfaces for browsing contents

Provides user-friendly interfaces

Shares data in open data formats

Provides user-friendly search interfaces

Serves machine-readable music data

example resource

here

type of collected resources

Musical Work

Musical resource

scope of the collection

Genre

category of data collected

Metadata

music data features

Lyrics

Melody

Rhythm

Descriptive Metadata

collection size

<100000

data license

Open Access


URI

https://w3id.org/musow/1635268063-595552