Baroque Music

Baroque Music

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Now includes a chapter on French and English sacred music in the 17th and 18th century.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 368 pages
  • 154 x 222 x 16mm | 566.99g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • Englewood Cliffs, NJ, United States
  • English
  • 3rd edition
  • 0130584967
  • 9780130584960
  • 2,013,537

Table of contents

1. The Baroque Ideal. 2. Origins and Foundations. 3. The Recitative Style. 4. The Rise of the Sacred Concerto. 5. Lute and Keyboard Music. 6. The Sacred Concerto in Germany. 7. Italian Cantata, Oratorio, and Opera in Mid-Century. 8. Sonata, Concerto, and Sinfonia. 9. Lute and Harpsichord Music in France. 10. Organ and Clavier Music in Germany. 11. Opera in France and Italy, From Lully to Scarlatti. 12. Dramatic Music in England. 13. Sacred Music in France. 14. English Church Music. 15. Johann Sebastian Bach. List of Musical Examples and Their Sources. Abbreviations. Index.show more

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