||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 note||JOYNER MUSIC LIBRARY BOOK ACCOMPANIED BY SOUND RECORDING LOCATED AT CALL NUMBER: MusicLib CD-9187.|
|General note||CD track list, contents notes, lyrics and musical examples on (p. 526-555). Performed by the Dufay Collective with invited guests.|
|Bibliography note||Includes bibliographical references and index.|