Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Music Online. © Oxford University Press, 2017. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Music Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Villancico (Sp., diminutive of villano: ‘peasant’)locked

  • Isabel Pope
  •  and Paul R. Laird

Extract

A term first applied in the late 15th century to a Spanish vernacular musical and poetic form consisting of several stanzas (coplas) framed by a refrain (estribillo) at the beginning and end, giving an overall ABA structure. The number of stanzas varied, as did the number of times the ...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription

Early Music
Revista de musicología
Revista musical chilena
Annales musicologiques
R. Stevenson: Spanish Music in the Age of Columbus (The Hague, 1960/R)
Anuario musical