H-Bn MS Bártfa Mus.Pr. 17
Budapest, National Széchényi Library, MS Bártfa Pr. 17 (hereeafter ms. Pr. 17). A disorganized collection of miscellaneous liturgical music without text, probably intended for instruments. 3 partbooks (incomplete): D, T, B. Heavily damaged and restored.
Provenance: Copied for the church of St. Aegidius in Bártfa (Bardejov). See below for details.
Published catalogue: Róbert Árpád Murányi. Thematisches Verzeichnis der Musiksammlung von Bartfeld (Bártfa). Bonn, 1991. DIAMM entry
Choralis Constantinus II contents (B only):
- Introit-Rorate coeli (fol. 1v)
Ms. Pr. 17 is appended to the prints RISM 1560/7, 1569/9, and 1569/10. Its date is unknown. Murányi (p. XXXII) suggests a date around 1600 based on the style of the notation. According to DIAMM, the date 1648 appears in the manuscript. The notation is without ligatures.