History of music in Russia from antiquity to 1800 / Nikolai Findeizen ; translation by Samuel William Pring ; edited and annotated by Miloš Velimirović and Claudia R. Jensen ; with the assistance of Malcolm Hamrick Brown and Daniel C. Waugh

Author(s): Fendeĭzen, N. F. (Nikolaĭ Fedorovich), 1868-1928
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Subjects: Music--Russia--History and criticism
Formats: Print
Material Type: Manuscript language material -- Monograph
Language: English, Russian (translated from), Translation from Russian
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2008
Series: Russian music studies
Russian music studies (Bloomington, Ind.)
LC Classification: M, ML
Physical Description: 2 v. : ill., music ; 27 cm
Alternate Title(s): Ocherki po istorii muzyki v Rossii.
Additional Authors: Pring, Samuel William
Velimirović, Miloš
Jensen, Claudia Rae
Notes: LCCN: 2006037057
Invalid LCCN: 2006037055
ISBN: 9780253348258 (v. 1 : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0253348250 (v. 1 : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780253348265 (v. 2 : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0253348269 (v. 2 : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: v. 1. From antiquity to the beginning of the eighteenth century -- v. 2. The eighteenth century
Contents: Vol. 1. From antiquity to the beginning of the eighteenth century. Introduction. The predecessors of the Slavs ; Pagan Rus' ; Kievan Rus' ; Novgorod the Great ; The activities of the Skomorokhi in Russia ; Music and musical instruments in Russian miniatures, woodcuts, and glossaries ; A survey of old Russian folk instruments ; Music in ancient Moscow (fifteenth and sixteenth centuries) ; Music in the monastery. Chashi (toasts). Bell ringing. Sacred performances (sixteenth and seventeenth centuries) ; Music in court life in the seventeenth century ; A brief survey of singers, composers, and music theorists of the sixteenth and seventeeth centuries ; Music and theater in the age of Peter the Great -- Vol. 2. The eighteenth century. Music and theater, 1730-1740 ; Music in court life during the reigns of Elizabeth Petrovna and Catherine II ; Music in Russia's domestic life during the second half of the eighteenth century ; The Russian horn band ; Music in Russian public life during the second half of the eighteenth century ; Musical creativity in Russia during the eighteenth century ; Literature about music, publishers and sellers of sheet music, instrument makers and merchants
Translated from the Russian
OCLC Number: 76481381
ISBN/ISSN: 9780253348258