Dies Irae: A Guide to Requiem Music9780810846647, 0810846640

Author : Robert Chase
Description:Traditional requiem texts, among them the anonymous medieval Latin poem Dies Irae (_Day of Wrath_), have inspired an untold number of composers in different ages and serving different religions, Western and Eastern. This book, the first comprehensive survey of requiem music for nearly half a century, provides a great deal of diverse and detailed information that will be of use to the professional musician, the musical scholar, the choral conductor, the theologian and liturgist, and the general reader.
Categories: Art Music: Guitar
Year :2003
Publisher : The Scarecrow Press, Inc.
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 730
File Info : pdf 39 Mb