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Restoring Lost Songs: Boethius' Consolation of Philosophy

 

Reconstructions for individual songs are offered here under three headings:

MS = Manuscript image of the notated melody under reconstruction (where available)
Ex = Explanation of the reconstruction process
R = Edition of the reconstruction

 

Metrum  Incipit MS  Ex  R  
I:1 Carmina qui quondam GEN 175   R
I:2 Heu quam praecipiti Gg.5.35   R
I:3 Tunc me discussa      
I:4 Quisquis composito serenus aevo      
I:5 O stelliferi conditor orbis VAT 3363 Ex R
I:6 Cum Phoebi radiis grave      
I:7 Nubibus atris condita nullum      
II:2 Si quantas rapidis GEN 175 Ex R
IV:4 Quid tantos iuvat GEN 175 Ex R
IV:7 Bella bis quinis OX Auct. F. I. 15 Ex R