Hearing the Motet : Essays on the Motet of the Middle Ages and Renaissance
This comprehensive collection of essays offers a paradigm of the scholarly and analytical approaches toward the motet in its most varied incarnations from the 13th to the 17th centuries. Featuring essays from the scholars in the field, including Paula Higgins, Craig Monson, Patrick Macey, Anne Robertson, Jessie Ann Owens, Meg Bent and Joshua Rifkin, this collection offers, through readings of specific motets or motet repertoires, a broad-ranging analysis of the function and context of the motet in the Middle Ages and Renaissance.
- Hardback | 392 pages
- 150 x 230 x 31.75mm | 841g
- 01 Dec 1996
- Oxford University Press Inc
- New York, United States
- 13 halftones, 85 music examples