Bologna Q 18, Civico Museo Bibliografico

This hitherto unedited source was copied 1502-1506 in Bologna by Giovanni Sparato. It is an extremely important and interesting source of instrumental music, mostly for four parts and with a lot of unica. It was probably conceived for a virtuoso wind band. The main composer is Heinrich Isaac, other works are by Josquin, Agricola and Brumel.

All rights remain with the editor Clemens Goldberg and the foundation. Private use and use for concerts are welcome. Please donate for the ongoing work of the foundation!


Original Clefs (PDF)
Modern Clefs (PDF)

There is now a digital version availabe! It is almost sensational as it presents different instrumental and vocal versions: