The evolution of organ music in the 17th century : a study of European styles / John R. Shannon

Author(s): Shannon, John R
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Subjects: Organ music--17th century--History and criticism
Music--Europe--17th century--History and criticism
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, c2012
LC Classification: M, ML
Physical Description: vii, 305 p. : music ; 26 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2012014176
ISBN: 9780786445332 (softcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0786445335 (softcover : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-301) and index
Summary: "The 17th century was the century of the organ in much the same way the 19th century was the century of the piano. This historical book surveys, analyzes, and discusses the major national styles of 17th century European organ music. It includes 200 musical examples to illustrate the various styles"--Provided by publisher
OCLC Number: 785722024
ISBN/ISSN: 9780786445332
0786445335