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Music and theology in the European reformations / edited by David J. Burn, Grantley McDonald, Joseph Verheyden, and Peter De Mey.

Publication:
Turnhout, Belgium : Brepols, [2019] , ©2019
Series:
Collection "Epitome musical."
Centre d'études supérieures de la Renaissance. Collection "Épitome musical"
Format/Description:
Book
500 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, music, portraits ; 26 cm.
Subjects:
Music -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Music -- 16th century -- History and criticism.
Music -- 17th century -- History and criticism.
Music.
Music -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Form/Genre:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Language:
Contributions in English and French, abstracts in English.
Summary:
"Throughout the history of the Church, music has regularly been placed under the critical microscope. Nonetheless, the intensity of thought concerning music's role in the liturgy and in spiritual life in general reached a peak during the period of the European Reformations. This multidisciplinary collection examines the debates and controversies around music and theology during that time from both Catholic and various Protestant perspectives. It includes twenty essays from musicologists, theologians, Biblical scholars, and Church historians that attempt to answer the following questions: What difference did the theological and ecclesiological developments of the sixteenth century make to musical forms and practices? What continuities of practice existed with former times? How was the desire to restore the church to an imagined pristine state manifest in music and liturgy? How did developments in exegesis arising from the massively increased knowledge and access to the Bible in Hebrew and Greek affect the way composers wrote and congregations heard? Why did some reformers embrace music, while others rejected it?" -- Back cover.
Contents:
Music, theology, and the European Reformations / David J. Burn, Grantley McDonald
Music, heretics, and reformers / Daniel Trocmé-Latter
Sibyls and their oracles in Christian literature from Hermas to Lassus / Henk Jan de Jonge
Sibylline prophecies and Christmas songs in music in sixteenth-century France : from theology to politics and controversy / Marie-Alexis Colin
"Geistliche, liebliche lieder" : in search of aesthetic criteria for music in Luther's theology / Miikka Anttila
In search of "Lutheran" music in post-Reformation Germany : aspects of transmission and repertoire / Thomas Schmidt
Vos ad se pueri : exegesis, learning, and piety in Lutheran school songs 1521- c. 1650 / Mattias Lundberg
"Das ist eine harte rede; wer kann sie hören?" : the Lutheran copies of Josquin's Missa Pange lingua / Alanna Ropchock Tierno
Music in David Chytraeus's in Deuteronomium Mosis enarratio (1575) / Inga Mai Groote
Leonhard Paminger's public image / David J. Burn, Grantley McDonald
Printing, politics, and power : music publishing in early seventeenth-century bi-confessional Frankfurt / Elisabeth Giselbrecht
Kirchen cron or Baalsfeldzeichen? : "the organ as a sign of confessional identity, 1560-1660 / Sarah Davies
"Canti figurati che sogliono relassare il spirito et la vera osservanza" : music in Italian nunneries after the Council of Trent / Gioia Filocamo
New sins for new sounds? : a casuistic view of French Renaissance music / Xavier Bisaro
Janequin and theology / Frank Dobbins
Continuity and change : the official Danish Lutheran gradual of Niels Jesperssøn (1573) / Nils Holger Petersen
Singing, prayer, and sacrifice : the neo-Platonic revival of Musica humana in the Swiss Reformation / Hyun-Ah Kim
The Strasbourg Psalter (1537/38) : a "missing link" for European hymnology? / Beat Föllmi
Out of place? : the role of music in English seminaries during the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries / Andrew Cichy
Blind spot or lasting trace? : (post-)Victorian perceptions of the Henrician Reformation / Peter Malisse.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Contributor:
Burn, David J., editor.
McDonald, Grantley, 1974- editor.
Verheyden, Joseph, 1957- editor.
Mey, Peter de, editor.
Centre d'études supérieures de la Renaissance, issuing body.
ISBN:
9782503582269
2503582265
OCLC:
1086344719
Publisher Number:
99980868888
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