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Title Musicians of the Renaissance / edited by Kathleen Kuiper. [Boundless electronic resource]

Publication Info. Britannica Educational Pub., 2013.
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Contents Chapter 1. The transition to the Renaissance -- chapter 2. Renaissance musical instruments -- chapter 3. Early Renaissance composers -- chapter 4. Later Renaissance composers active in Italy -- chapter 5. Later Renaissance composers active in England -- chapter 6. Later Renaissance composers active in other countries.
Summary During the Renaissance, secular music rivaled church music for prominence, harmonic lines intertwined and changed music forever with the emergence of polyphony, and, in general, musical composition was taken to new heights. The composers and musicians who provided the soundtrack to this period are the subject of this volume, which also takes a look at instruments of the day.
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Chronological Term 1400-1699
Subject REFERENCE / General.
Composers -- Biography.
Music -- 15th century -- History and criticism.
Music -- 16th century -- History and criticism.
Music -- 17th century -- History and criticism.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Composers & Musicians.
MUSIC -- History & Criticism.
Genre Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Added Author Boundless (Digital media service)
ISBN 9781615308828 : $32.95
1615308822 : $32.95
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