pronouncing names (ae endings)
jcclark at CSUPOMONA.EDU
Mon Jun 24 08:03:56 CDT 2002
At 07:27 AM 6/24/2002, Roger Burks wrote:
>Three? I can think of two valid systems of Latin pronounciation, one of
>which I mentioned here: classical Latin according to modern linguists. The
>other is Ecclesiastical Latin.
Ecclesiastical Latin varies as much as the countries in which it is used.
There are entire books on how to properly pronounce Latin when singing
early European music, and it depends on which country the music is from.
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