Benjamin Britten : the spiritual dimension / Graham Elliott

Author(s): Elliott, Graham
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Subjects: Church music--England--20th century
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976--Analysis, appreciation
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976--Religion
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006
Series: Oxford studies in British church music
LC Classification: M, ML
Physical Description: xiv, 169 p. : ill., music ; 24 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2005022025
ISBN: 0198162588 (alk. paper)
EAN: 9780198162582
Includes bibliographical references (p. [159]-160) and indexes
Contents: Introduction -- Boyhood -- Two churchmen -- Sir Peter Pears -- Summary -- Plainsong and hymn tunes -- The liturgical music -- Parable music I : the canticles and Cantata misericordium -- Parable music II : the church parables -- Parable music III : the operas -- Parable music IV : War requiem -- Conclusion
OCLC Number: 61228650
ISBN/ISSN: 0198162588
9780198162582