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Midland Book #0601: Gregorian Chant

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Willi Apel's classic study of Gregorian chant is now in paperback. This extensive survey describes the evolutionary processes of its long history as well as its definition and terminology, the structure of the liturgy, the texts, the notation, the rhythm, the tonality, and the methods and forms of psalmody.

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The late Apel's (1893-1988; Apel was Professor Emeritus of Music at Indiana U.) extensive survey of the chant describes the evolutionary processes of its long history as well as its definition and terminology, the structure of the liturgy, the texts, the notation, the rhythm, the tonality, and the methods and forms of psalmody.
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Willi Apel's classic study of Gregorian chant is now in paperback. Thisextensive survey describes the evolutionary processes of its long history as well asits definition and terminology, the structure of the liturgy, the texts, thenotation, the rhythm, the tonality, and the methods and forms of psalmody.

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ISBN:
9780253206015
Author:
Apel, Willi
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Location:
Bloomington, IN
Subject:
General
Subject:
Ritual & Practices
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
History and criticism
Subject:
Chants (Plain, Gregorian, etc.)
Subject:
Christianity - Ritual & Practice
Subject:
Gregorian chants
Subject:
Christian Rituals & Practice - General
Subject:
Gregorian chants - History and criticism
Subject:
Religion Comparative-Religious Experience
Subject:
General Music
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Series:
Midland Book
Series Volume:
0601
Publication Date:
19600131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
8 bandw photos
Pages:
544
Dimensions:
9.24x6.19x1.18 in. 1.69 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Willi Apel's classic study of Gregorian chant is now in paperback. Thisextensive survey describes the evolutionary processes of its long history as well asits definition and terminology, the structure of the liturgy, the texts, thenotation, the rhythm, the tonality, and the methods and forms of psalmody.
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