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A social history of music : from the Middle Ages to Beethoven / Henry Raynor.

New York : Schocken Books, [1972] .
ISBN 9780805234466, 0805234462

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Subjects Music
Music -- Economic aspects.
Music -- History and criticism.
Music -- Social aspects.
Description viii, 373 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1972]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 358-361).
Contents Musical history: problems and sources -- The medieval church -- The spread of northern polyphony -- The domestication of the minstrels -- Municipal musicians -- the professionals -- Municipal musicians -- the amateurs -- Renaissance court music -- Music in print -- The reformation and the counter-reformation -- Music in a middle-class society -- The beginnings of opera -- The Baroque age -- Churches, cantors and choirs -- Music and the French absolutism -- England -- court music and city music -- Handel and England -- Eighteenth-century court music -- The rise of the public concert -- Composer and publisher -- The liberated composer.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)2780691
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WorldCat Identities Raynor, Henry.
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