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English Church Music

Paul Yeats-Edwards

English Church Music

a bibliography.

by Paul Yeats-Edwards

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Published by White Lion in London .
Written in English


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  For as long as people have worshipped together, music has played a key role in church life. With O Sing unto the Lord, Andrew Gant offers a fascinating history of English church music, from the Latin chant of late antiquity to the great proliferation of styles seen in contemporary repertoires. The ornate complexity of pre-Reformation Catholic liturgies revealed the exclusive nature of this. English Hymns for free use. The hymns and tunes on this page, new and old, are free to reprint and use. Some are drawn from tunes and texts in the public domain, while others are more newly composed hymns published here under Creative Commons licensing.. So feel free to print, distribute, re-publish, record, or use these hymns in any way you choose.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages music 26 cm: Contents: 1. The English reformation: A brief history of the book of common prayer ; The first prayer book of ; Church musicians and the reformation ; Merbecke's Booke of Common Praier noted ; The modern revival of Merbecke ; The 'parish church' and 'cathedral' traditions Praise, Thanksgiving, Glory, Honour. Anthem for mixed voices, English text by Helen A. Dickinson. Arr. by Clarence Dickinson (Early American Moravian Church Music) by Bechler, Johann Christian and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

Listen to your favorite songs from The Golden Age of English Church Music by Various artists Now. Stream ad-free with Amazon Music Unlimited on mobile, . Listen to your favorite songs from Treasures of English Church Music by Cambridge Singers Now. Stream ad-free with Amazon Music Unlimited on mobile, .


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Before the Book of Common Prayer inthere had already been some moves towards writing music in English, the very earliest settings English Church Music book the Communion in English, for example, from books like the Wanley Partbooks.

You can look at these in facsimile and see the composers trying to find their way. English Church Music, Volume 1: Anthems and Motets Sheet music out of 5 stars 11 ratings.

See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Sheet music "Please retry" — $ /5(11). Oxford Choral Classics: English Church Music assembles in two volumes around of the finest examples of English sacred choral music of the past five centuries.3/5(1).

Oxford Choral Classics: English Church Music assembles in two volumes around of the finest examples of English sacred choral music. The second volume presents a wealth of service material suitable for use throughout the year.5/5(1). The recordings were intended to complement, and were issued uniform with, an innovative and ambitious five-volume printed anthology - The Treasury of English Church Music - which had been published the previous year under the general editorship of Dr Gerald Knight and Dr William Reed/5(9).

1st Edition Published on Decem by Routledge Nicholas Temperley has pioneered the history of popular church music in England, as expounded in his cla Studies in English Church Music, - 1st Edition - Nicholas T.

Oxford Choral Classics: English Church Music assembles in two volumes around of the finest examples of English sacred choral music of the past five centuries.

Instrumental Music. General Conference Music. Music for Children. Music for Choirs. Music for Women. Music for Youth. Music from the Ensign. Music from the Friend.

Music from the Liahona. Music from the New Era. Savior of the World. Seminary Music: Book of Mormon. Seminary Music: Doctrine and Covenants. Seminary Music: New Testament. Here is the long-awaited English church anthem volume of the Oxford Choral Classics series under John Rutter's series editorship, and well worth waiting for.

If much of the selection is familiar, there is a convenience (as with the previous European Sacred Music volume) in having so much material in one volume, well edited and well presented/5(11).

The Church of England's Latin liturgy was replaced with scripture and prayers in English; the Great Bible in English was authorised in and Thomas Cranmer introduced the Book of Common Prayer in These changes were reflected in church music, and works that had previously been sung in Latin began to be replaced with new music in English.

Description Oxford Choral Classics: English Church Music assembles in two volumes around of the finest examples of English sacred choral music. The second volume presents a wealth of service material suitable for use throughout the year. This 2-CD set brings together two much-acclaimed Collegium recordings of English church music, "Faire is the Heaven" and "Hail, Gladdening Light," to offer over two hours of glorious music for unaccompanied choir, a treasure-house for collectors and lovers of choral music.

Full texts and historical notes are provided/5(13). Andrew Gant's compelling account traces English church music from Anglo-Saxon origins to the present. It is a history of the music and of the people who made, sang and listened to it.

It shows the role church music has played in ordinary lives and how it reflects those lives back to us/5.

The Treasury of English Church Music Volume Two: by Peter Le Huray and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Treasury English Church Music. Ranging from the medieval period to the present day, this is a brief history of church music as it has developed through the English tradition.

Described as a quick journey, it provides a broad historical survey rather than an in-depth study of the subject, and also predicts likely future trends/5.

Gant, who teaches at Oxford’s St. Peter’s College, leavens the book’s musicology and history with ironic commentary. No wonder the Enlightenment was bad for church music, he writes, because “‘I believe in God’ has a sturdy, declamatory idea behind it which can be realised in sound.

Music in the History of the Western Church: With an Introduction on Religious Music among the Primitive and Ancient Peoples By Edward Dickinson Charles Scribner's Sons, Read Overview Spanish Cathedral Music in the Golden Age By Robert Stevenson University of California Press, Oxford Choral Classics: English Church Music assembles in two volumes around of the finest examples of English sacred choral music.

The second volume presents a wealth of service material suitable for use throughout the year. The evening canticles are given due space, with seventeen settings, including those by Byrd, Gibbons, Purcell, Walmisley, Stanford, Noble, Howells, Walton, and Tippett.

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It’s ‘O Sing Unto the Lord,’ by Andrew Gant. So I was all set to tell you today about Andrew Gant’s O Sing Unto the Lord: A History of English Church Music, which is one of the more delightful books of history I’ve read in a long time, and then everyone’s favorite young composer Nico Muhly pops up in the Times with his own review, which says everything I want to say but in a much.

Ranging from the medieval period to the present day, this is a brief history of church music as it has developed through the English tradition.

Described as "a quick journey", it provides a broad historical survey rather than an in-depth study of the subje. Buy English Church Music, Volume 2: Canticles and Responses (Oxford Choral Classics Collections) Vocal score by King, Robert, Rutter, John (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(3).Get this from a library! A manual of English church music. [George Gardner; Sydney H Nicholson] -- "A collection of articles by different writers dealing with the broader and the executive aspects of the points selected for consideration."--Page V.