German Secular Song-Books of the Mid-Seventeenth Century. An Examination of the Texts in Collections of Songs Published in the German-Language Area between 1624 and 1660

By: Harper, Anthony J.

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354pp. A study of the songs of the two great models of the time, Martin Opitz and Paul Fleming, followed by an analysis of the song-books and collections from three regions: the North-East, Central Germany, and the North. The texts of these songs are examined in relation to structural principles, thematic range and stylistic treatment.

Title: German Secular Song-Books of the Mid-Seventeenth Century. An Examination of the Texts in Collections of Songs Published in the German-Language Area between 1624 and 1660

Author Name: Harper, Anthony J.

Categories: History of Music, Singers & Singing,

Publisher: Aldershot, Ashgate: 2003

ISBN Number: 0754606422

ISBN Number 13: 9780754606420

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 9486

Keywords: Early Music Germany 17th Century Music Martin Opitz Paul Fleming Songs History Of Music,