The Italian Cantata in Vienna
Language: en
Pages: 388
Authors: Lawrence Bennett
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-18 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

Lawrence Bennett provides a comprehensive study of the rich repertoire of accompanied vocal chamber music that entertained the imperial family in Vienna and their guests throughout the 17th and early 18th centuries. The cantata became a form of elite entertainment composed to amuse listeners during banquets or pay homage to
Choral Monuments
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Dennis Shrock
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Choral Monuments provides extensive material about eleven epoch-making choral masterworks that span the history of Western culture. Included are: Missa Pange lingua (Josquin Desprez); Missa Papae Marcelli (G. P. da Palestrina); B Minor Mass (J. S. Bach); Messiah (G. F. Handel); The Creation (Joseph Haydn); Symphony #9 (Ludwig van Beethoven);
The Past And Future Of Law
Language: en
Pages: 388
Authors: E.O. Blunsom
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

We live in our nations, but what other nations do may affect us, and sometimes immensely. We are all members of the world community of people living in our dangerous world. The purpose of the following book is to consider the laws and practices that govern our nations and, through
Hearing Bach's Passions
Language: en
Pages: 178
Authors: Daniel R. Melamed
Categories: Passion music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Presenting the most recent scholarship, yet assuming no technical music knowledge, Bach scholar Daniel Melamed examines the issues we encounter when we hear the passions performed today, and offers unique insight into Bach's passion settings.
Arias for Bass Complete Package
Language: en
Pages: 263
Authors: Robert L. Larsen
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-01 - Publisher: G Schirmer Incorporated

(Vocal Collection). This all-in-one package includes the original Arias for Soprano Volume 2 book from the G. Schirmer Opera Anthology along with two accompaniment CDs AND the corresponding Diction Coach book/two CD set. Diction Coach includes recorded diction lessons, IPA, and word for word translations. In addition to piano accompaniments