|How to search:|
|capitals or lowercase||In order to search, pitches may be entered in capitals or in lowercase: "A B C#" or "a b c#", but must be seperated by blankspaces "A[blankspace]B[blankspace]C#", etc.|
|flats||Flats are spelled: Bb, Eb, Ab, etc.|
|sharps||Sharps are spelled: F#, C#, G#, etc.|
|double flats||Double flats are spelled: Bbb.|
|double sharps||Double sharps are spelled: Ex.|
|[+] and [sic]||If a note string is suspected to contain a misspelling, the corrected note string is marked with [+], followed by the actual note string and [sic].|
|[tr] and [sic]||If a note string is suspected to have been transposed, the note string is marked with [tr], followed by the actual note string and [sic].|
|*||If the start of a piece is missing, the page or folionumber are marked *. Example: fol. 41v*|
|**||If the end of a piece is missing, the page or folionumber are marked **. Example: fol. 207v**.|
|p. 2-2; 2-3||Means: second, third piece on page 2.|
|, , etc.||In some cases, identical note strings may represent different pieces. The additional information ”” or "” is used to designate which version is intended.|
All library sigla follow the customary system of the online catalogue RISM (Répertoire International des Sources Musicales) to be found in the following pdf-file.
Several scholars of musicology have contributed to The Uppsala Partimento Database
I wish to express my sincerest gratitude to Nicholas Baragwanath, Eleonora Betti, Dirk Börner, Lydia Carlisi, Riccardo Castagnetti, Benedetto Cipriani, Ozorio Christovam, Hanns-Bertold Dietz, Robert Gjerdingen, Matteo Messori, Nicoleta Paraschivescu, Marco Pollaci, Claire Roberts, Maxim Serebrennikov, Gaetano Stella, Mário Marques Trilha, and Stefano Quaresima. I would like to direct special thanks to Giorgio Sanguinetti (Rome) for the most generous way he has contributed to the UUPart database.