David's harp ; the story of music in Biblical times / Alfred Sendrey and Mildred Norton.

; Norton, Mildred, author
[New York] : New American Library, [1964] .

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ML 166 .S44 Off-site
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Other Authors Norton, Mildred,
Subjects Jews -- Music -- History and criticism.
Jews -- Music.
Music in the Bible.
Description 272, [4] : pages : illustrations, music, 10 pls. ; 22 cm
Copyright Date [1964]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-276).
Contents In the days of the patriarchs -- The promised land -- Music during the commonwealth -- The star of David -- The ark comes to Jerusalem -- The temple of Solomon -- Organization of temple music -- The sacred Psalms -- The character of Hebrew music -- The enigma of the Psalm headings -- Music and the harvest festivals -- Music in secular life -- The musical instruments of ancient Israel -- The struggle against apostasy -- Two music-loving monarchs -- By the waters of Babylon -- Restoring an ancient homeland -- A musical renaissance in Judah -- Women's role in ancient Hebrew music -- Music and superstition -- The dance in ancient Israel -- Peace under Persian rule -- Spread of Hellenistic influence -- Disaster under Roman rule -- The Hebrew Psalms in Christian liturgy.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)599416
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WorldCat Identities Sendrey, Alfred, 1884-1976.
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