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Antiquity and the Middle Ages : From Ancient Greece to the 15th Century - James McKinnon

Antiquity and the Middle Ages

From Ancient Greece to the 15th Century

By: James McKinnon (Editor)

Paperback Published: 18th February 1992
ISBN: 9780333530047
Number Of Pages: 337

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Antiquity and the Middle Ages deals with the beginning of the Western Musical tradition. It discusses, amongst other topics, the music of classical antiquity, of Christian antiquity and the early Middle Ages; the place of music in the courts of the Middle Ages and in the main repertories of the Middle Ages according to the cultures in which they arose.

Early Western Civilisation; J.McKinnon - Public Music as 'Fine Art' in Archaic Greece; A.Barker - Christian Antiquity; J.McKinnon - The Emergence of Gregorian Chant in the Carolingian Era; J.McKinnon - Plainchant Transfigured: Innovation and Reformation through the Ages; D.Hiley - The Polyphonic Music of the Medieval Monastery, Cathedral and University; M.S.Gushee - Medieval England, 950-1450; P.M.Lefferts - Court and City in France, 1100-1300; C.Page - Ars Antiqua, Ars Nova, Ars Subtilior; D.Leech-Wilkinson - Trecento Italy; M.Long - The Close of the Middle Ages; R.Strohm - Chronology - Index

ISBN: 9780333530047
ISBN-10: 0333530047
Series: Man & Music
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 337
Published: 18th February 1992
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.39 x 15.6  x 1.83
Weight (kg): 0.49
Edition Number: 15