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Music and society in early modern England / Christopher Marsh.

Author/creator Marsh, Christopher W., 1964-
Format Audio (CD), Book, Print, and Musical Sound Recording
Publication InfoNew York : Cambridge University Press, 2010.
Descriptionxiii, 609 pages : illustrations, music ; 26 cm + 1 audio disc (digital; 4 3/4 in.)
Subject(s)
Contents Introduction: the ringing island -- The power of music -- Occupational musicians: denigration and defence -- Occupational musicians: employment prospects -- Recreational musicians -- Ballads and their audience -- Balladry and the meanings of melody -- 'The skipping art': dance and society -- Parish church music: the rise of 'the singing psalms' -- Parish church music: bells and their ringers -- Conclusion: the musical milieux of Machyn and Pepys.
Local noteJOYNER MUSIC LIBRARY BOOK ACCOMPANIED BY SOUND RECORDING LOCATED AT CALL NUMBER: MusicLib CD-9187.
General noteCD track list, contents notes, lyrics and musical examples on (p. 526-555). Performed by the Dufay Collective with invited guests.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2010014312
ISBN9780521898324 (hardback)
ISBN0521898323 (hardback)

Available Items

Library Location Call Number Status Item Actions
Music Music Media - Ask at Circulation Desk CD-9187 ✔ Available Place Hold
Music Music Stacks ML3917.G7 M27 2010 ✔ Available Place Hold

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