Discarding Images: Reflections on Music and Culture in Medieval France / Edition 1

Discarding Images: Reflections on Music and Culture in Medieval France / Edition 1

by Christopher Page
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198166796

ISBN-13: 9780198166795

Pub. Date: 11/28/1997

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

In this stimulating and provocative work, Christopher Page, Director of the acclaimed early music vocal group GOTHIC VOICES, explores the kinds of generalizations that habitually are made about "the Middle Ages" which sustain the false image of a medieval odyssey. The originality of Page's work resides in his experience of translating knowledge into elegant music

Overview

In this stimulating and provocative work, Christopher Page, Director of the acclaimed early music vocal group GOTHIC VOICES, explores the kinds of generalizations that habitually are made about "the Middle Ages" which sustain the false image of a medieval odyssey. The originality of Page's work resides in his experience of translating knowledge into elegant music making. 18 music examples, 17 text figures. 256 pp.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198166795
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
11/28/1997
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction

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