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Cantor Goffin describes how over 500 years ago, Maharil endorsed several cantorial tunes as "MiSinai" -- "so authoritative it's as if they go back to Sinai" -- for use in the prayers.

What's the primary source on this? Do we have published musical notation of his?

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Are you looking for the Maharil inside, the official musical notation for the Misinai tunes, or an official list of which tunes are Misinai? –  Double AA Oct 12 '12 at 15:07
    
Ideally, "the Maharil inside." –  Shalom Oct 12 '12 at 15:18
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Shalom, the Rama quotes a Maharil along these lines in OC 619:1 and Darkei Moshe there, but I can't seem to find it in the Maharil itself. –  Double AA Oct 12 '12 at 15:46
    
See this (it doesn't mention anything about the tunes being from Sinai,. though): hebrewbooks.org/… –  b a Oct 12 '12 at 16:14
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