Provides an overview of the place of music in Renaissance society. Explains the most significant features of the music, and the distinguishing characteristics of each of the leading Renaissance composers. Emphasizes the music itself -- what it was like, and how it changed. Features many musical examples. Reflects the massive new scholarship in the field and new music examples -- e.g., Spanish and English music, the Italian madrigal, and the influence of Renaissance humanism on music.
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Book Description Prentice Hall, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0136085059
Book Description Prentice Hall, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0136085059