Michael Maier’s alchemical emblem book Atalanta fugiens was first published in Latin in It was a most amazing book as it incorporated 50 emblems with a. Furnace and Fugue: A Digital Edition of Michael Maier’s Atalanta fugiens with in German and Latin with an etching and the score for a fugue in three voices. book published in called Atalanta fugiens while looking for be a bespoke vocal score, this is really unusual in the emblem book genre.

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He lived for many years in Prague as physician and confidant of the Emperor Rudolf II, an important patron of the arts, who had an special interest in hermetic philosophy and goals. Search WorldCat Find items in libraries near you. The First Multimedia Production? This is a PDF file that contains the original multi-part pieces in modern music notation.

Atalanta Fugiens screen fuigens After you download the screensaver, place the screensaver file in the directory where your screensavers are stored. Add a review and fuigens your thoughts with other readers. While it has often been dismissed by modern scientists as nothing but an somewhat primitive precursor to chemistry which dealt with the naive idea of transmuting base metals into gold, alchemy in its most ata,anta sense was, in fact, a highly sophisticated system which dealt with a quest for spiritual transformation and awareness through the application of the universal processes of nature on all conceivable levels– physical, psychological and spiritual: Each of the 50 sections also includes a short musical piece composed by Maier.


David Kanaga Oakland, California. Links to other resources. Write a review Rate this item: This is the title page of Michael Maier, Atalanta fugiens [Atalanta fleeing]depicting the classical myth of the fleet-footed huntress Atalanta, her suitor Hippomenes, and the golden apples with which he tempts her during their race.

Maier fugirns composed 2 pieces called Rosicrucian canons. Your request to send this item has been completed. A historian of early modern European science, Nummedal is helping Brown take a major step forward in its capacity to turn cutting-edge scholarship into innovative, high quality, and professionally vetted digital publications.

Clay Holden was kind enough to allow his transcription of emblems 1 to 10, and Hereward Tilton has transcribed 11 to 34, and Peter Branwin has completed the work by transcribing 35 to Don’t have an gugiens Please verify that you are not a robot. We have also transcribed the music from the fugkens multi-part notation into standard modern notation, as well as transcribing the music into both keyboard and guitar notation.

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The work was created inby Renaissance alchemist Michael Maier. In this sense it was an early example of multimedia. Find a copy in the library Finding libraries that hold this item Bandcamp Album of the Day Sep 14, go to album. Atalanta Fugiens screen saver. At the same time, we aim to help reimagine the scholarly publication in the digital age by producing a scholarly work that meets the rigorous scholarly standards of the university while also presenting arguments in innovative formats and reaching new audiences in the classroom and beyond the academy.


Conference and publication discouts. The name field is required. Atalanta Fugiens may well be one of the first multimedia productions ever created. Reviews User-contributed reviews Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers. Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software. Each section contains an engraved emblem and has a verse and an epigram associated with the emblem, and a short prose discourse which elaborates an alchemical interpretation of the symbolism in the emblem. It was a most amazing book as it incorporated 50 emblems with epigrams and a discourse, but extended the concept of an emblem book by incorporating 50 pieces of music the ‘fugues’ or canons.

Furnace and Fugue: A Digital Edition of Michael Maier’s Atalanta fugiens with Scholarly Commentary

The early Rosicrucian movement was deeply involved with alchemy. Dear Esther by Jessica Ataanta. You already recently rated this item. Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript.

After making a secure Paypal or Credit Card payment you will be immediately directed to the download link. March 14, -to- March dugiens, Location: Contains complete engravings and music; the accompanying discourses are not included.

We plan to submit Furnace and Fugue to a university press for review by the end of