Messiah

Messiah

by Roger A. Bullard
     
 

Bullard provides an informed, readable commentary specifically on the libretto, or text, of Handel's Messiah, explaining each part in terms of: how the language differs from the King James Version of the Bible; what the passage of Scripture meant in its original context; and how the citation fits in the artistic and religious structure of the oratorio as a whole.See more details below

Overview

Bullard provides an informed, readable commentary specifically on the libretto, or text, of Handel's Messiah, explaining each part in terms of: how the language differs from the King James Version of the Bible; what the passage of Scripture meant in its original context; and how the citation fits in the artistic and religious structure of the oratorio as a whole.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802801258
Publisher:
Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
Publication date:
09/19/1993
Pages:
164
Sales rank:
1,285,845
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.38(d)

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