Beethoven: Missa Solemnis

Beethoven: Missa Solemnis

by William Drabkin
     
 

William Drabkin considers Beethoven's Missa Solemnis as a musical expression of the most celebrated text of the Roman Catholic faith - the mass.See more details below

Overview

William Drabkin considers Beethoven's Missa Solemnis as a musical expression of the most celebrated text of the Roman Catholic faith - the mass.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521378314
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
12/28/1991
Series:
Cambridge Music Handbooks Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
136
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.31(d)

Meet the Author

Table of Contents

Preface; 1. Critical perspectives; 2. Composition, performance and publication history; 3. Preliminaries to the analysis; 4. Kyrie; 5. Gloria; 6. Credo; 7. Sanctus; 8. Agnus Dei; 9. Concluding thoughts.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >