Genres

Genre Description Rite Mass / Office
[?]

Unknowable / Ambiguous

[G]

Mass chant (a generic code used in the earliest Cantus inventories, to be reassigned)

Franco-Roman Mass
[GV]

Verse of a Mass chant (a generic code used in the earliest Cantus inventories, to be reassigned)

Franco-Roman Mass
[M]

Miscellaneous (a generic code used in the earliest Cantus inventories, to be reassigned)

Franco-Roman
[MO]

Mass Ordinary (a generic code used in the earliest Cantus inventories, to be reassigned)

Franco-Roman Mass
A

Antiphon

Franco-Roman Mass/Office
ACC

Ad accedentes

Hispanic Mass
ACCV

Ad accedentes verse

Hispanic Mass
Ag

Agnus dei

Franco-Roman Mass
Al

Alleluia

Franco-Roman Mass
ALL

Alleluiaticus

Hispanic Mass
ALLV

Alleluiaticus verse

Hispanic Mass
AlV

Alleluia verse

Franco-Roman Mass
ANT

Antiphon (Hispanic rite)

Hispanic Mass/Office
ANTV

Antiphon verse (Hispanic rite)

Hispanic Mass/Office
AP

Processional antiphon

Franco-Roman Mass/Office
AV

Antiphon verse

Franco-Roman Office
BD

Benedicamus domino

Franco-Roman Mass/Office
BNMT

Benedictiones (matutinum)

Hispanic Office
BNMTV

Benedictiones (matutinum) verse

Hispanic Office
BNOF

Benedictiones (office)

Hispanic Office
BNOFV

Benedictiones (office) verse

Hispanic Office
BNS

Benedictiones (mass)

Hispanic Mass
BNSV

Benedictiones (mass) verse

Hispanic Mass
Ca

Canticle

Franco-Roman Mass/Office
CaH

Canticle (Hispanic rite)

Hispanic Mass/Office
Cap

Capitulum

Franco-Roman Office
CaV

Canticle verse

Franco-Roman Mass/Office
CaVH

Canticle verse (Hispanic rite)

Hispanic Mass/Office
CFP

Ad confractionem panis

Hispanic Mass
CFPV

Ad confractionem panis verse

Hispanic Mass
CLM

Clamores (mass)

Hispanic Mass
CLMO

Clamores (office)

Hispanic Office
CLMOV

Clamores (office) verse

Hispanic Office
CLMV

Clamores (mass) verse

Hispanic Mass
Cm

Communion

Franco-Roman Mass
CmR

Versus ad repetendum for the communion

Franco-Roman Mass
CmV

Communion verse

Franco-Roman Mass
Cn

Cantio, Cantiones (paraliturgical sacred songs with poetic and often strophic Latin or vernacular texts)

Franco-Roman Mass/Office
CnV
Cr

Credo

Franco-Roman Mass
D

Dramatic element (used for items of liturgical drama that are not otherwise rubricked)

Franco-Roman Office
Gl

Gloria

Franco-Roman Mass
Gr

Gradual

Franco-Roman Mass
GRC

Graecus

Hispanic Mass
GrV

Gradual verse

Franco-Roman Mass
H

Hymn (and hymn verses if listed together in the same record)

Franco-Roman Office
HV

Hymn verse

Franco-Roman Office
HYMN

Hymn (Hispanic rite, but to be merged with Franco-Roman rite) - work in progress

Hispanic
I

Invitatory antiphon

Franco-Roman Office
Ig

Ingressa (for the Beneventan Liturgy)

Franco-Roman Office
In

Introit

Franco-Roman Mass
InR

Versus ad repetendum for the Introit

Franco-Roman Mass
InV

Introit verse

Franco-Roman Mass
IP

Invitatory psalm (when written out and notated)

Franco-Roman Office
Ite

Ite missa est

Franco-Roman Mass
Ky

Kyrie

Franco-Roman Mass
L

Lesson (when written out and notated)

Franco-Roman Mass/Office
LDMT

Laudes (matutinum)

Hispanic Office
LDMTV

Laudes (matutinum) verse

Hispanic Office
LDOF

Laudes (office)

Hispanic Office
LDOFV

Laudes (office) verse

Hispanic Office
LDS

Laudes (mass)

Hispanic Mass
LDSV

Laudes (mass) verse

Hispanic Mass
Li

Litany (and litany verses if listed together in the same record)

Franco-Roman Mass/Office
LiV

Litany verse

Franco-Roman Mass/Office
MSR

Miserationes

Hispanic Office
MSRV

Miserationes verse

Hispanic Office
MT

Matutinarium

Hispanic Office
MTV

Matutinarium verse

Hispanic Office
Of

Offertory

Franco-Roman Mass
OfV

Offertory verse

Franco-Roman Mass
Or

Oratio / Prayer (when written out and notated)

Franco-Roman
PAC

Ad pacem

Hispanic Mass
PACV

Ad pacem verse

Hispanic Mass
Pn

Pater noster (when written out and notated)

Franco-Roman Mass
Pr

Prefatio (when written out and notated)

Franco-Roman Mass
PRCS

Preces

Hispanic Office
PRCSV

Preces verse

Hispanic Office
PRLG

Praelegendum

Hispanic Mass
PRLGV

Praelegendum verse

Hispanic Mass
PS

Psalm (when written out and notated)

Franco-Roman Mass/Office
Psa
Psl

Prosula (a type of trope - Tp)

Franco-Roman Mass/Office
PSLD

Psallendo

Hispanic Office
PSLDV

Psallendo verse

Hispanic Office
PSLM

Psalmo

Hispanic Mass
PSLMV

Psalmo verse

Hispanic Mass
R

Responsory

Franco-Roman Office
RS

Responsory (Hispanic rite)

Hispanic Mass/Office
RSV

Responsory verse (Hispanic rite)

Hispanic Mass/Office
Sa

Sanctus

Franco-Roman Mass
SCR

Sacrificium

Hispanic Mass
SCRV

Sacrificium verse

Hispanic Mass
SNCT

Ad sanctus

Hispanic Mass
SNCTV

Ad sanctus verse

Hispanic Mass
SNO

Sono

Hispanic Office
SNOV

Sono verse

Hispanic Office
Sq

Sequence

Franco-Roman Mass
SqV

Sequence verse

Franco-Roman Mass
Tc

Tract

Franco-Roman Mass
TcV

Tract verse

Franco-Roman Mass
Tp

Trope

Franco-Roman Mass/Office
TRN

Threno

Hispanic Mass
TRNV

Threno verse

Hispanic Mass
V

Responsory verse

Franco-Roman Office
Va

Varia

Franco-Roman Mass/Office
VaHW

Varia within Holy Week

Franco-Roman Mass/Office
VAR

Varia (Hispanic rite)

Hispanic Mass/Office
VARV

Varia verse (Hispanic rite)

Hispanic Mass/Office
VPR

Vespertinus

Hispanic Office
VPRV

Vespertinus verse

Hispanic Office
VRS

Versus (Hispanic rite, applied to a number of quite different types of pieces in the sources, including single verses of Scripture not attached to any parent chant as well as more lengthy poetic texts; seebRandel, Index, xvii)

Hispanic Office
W

Versicle

Franco-Roman Office