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The usefulness of church-musick

The usefulness of church-musick

a sermon preach"d at Christ-Church, Novemb. 27, 1696, upon occasion of the anniversary-meeting of the lovers of musick, on St. Cæcilia"s Day

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Published by Printed for Tho. Bennet ... in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music in churches -- Sermons.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesUsefulness of church musick, Usefulness of church musick.
    Statementby S. Estwick ...
    GenreSermons.
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 28:16.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[4], 22 p.
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16740301M

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Estwick, Sampson, Usefulness of church musick. Los Angeles, William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, University of California, Additional Physical Format: Online version: Estwick, Sampson, Usefulness of church musick.

New York: Kraus Reprint Corp., (OCoLC) This book had its origin in a course on the history, theory, and practice of church music which I conducted at Brown University during the period of my service on its faculty.

The present volume is devoted to consideration of the principles and practice of church music. church music:1 Music intended for performance as part of services of worship. With few exceptions, music is essential to the ritual of every religion; the singing of prayers and portions of Scripture is part of Judaeo-Christian tradition, and a large number of melodies for specific parts of the liturgy were embodied in the medieval collection of church music called Gregorian chant.

" a superb, thorough, and scholarly job in projecting church music to its rightful place of ministry. The author stresses the fact that music is for the glory of God and not for the art itself or the performer All the pople in positions of leadership will receive insight into the tremendous scope of this total ministry of music."/5(7).

The main body of the text goes through the whole vast panoply of Christian music's history. The book looks at music in the Orthodox tradition and in Africa, as well as music for worship in 20th-century Europe and America.

There are musical examples, color photos, & illustrations throughout the book. Read more Read lessCited by: 8. This well-organized book focuses on the world-wide ecumenical church. Music is not discussed in detail, but is described as contributing significantly to the development of worship practices throughout history.

Review this book first; it will offer a strong foundation upon which to embroider the musical material you may choose to present. Tried-and-True Favorite Collections for the Church Pianist.

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The usefulness of church-musick: a sermon preach'd at Christ-Church, Novemb. 27,upon occasion of the anniversary-meeting of the lovers of musick, on St. Cæcilia's Day. "Then David and all the house of Israel played music before the Lord on all kinds of instruments." —II Samuel Few subjects have generated more conflicts than the kinds of music one should listen to or the kind of music best suited for church music.

Church music and secular music are now each influenced by the other. This is particularly clear in the case of the so-called "parody Masses", in which the text of the Mass was set to a theme or melody that came from secular music, with the result that anyone hearing it might think he.

Protestant Church Music In America Paperback – Octo by Stevenson Robert (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback $ 12 Cited by: 7. The usefulness of church-musick: a sermon preach'd at Christ-Church, Novemb.

27,upon occasion of the anniversary-meeting of the lovers of musick, on St. Cæcilia's Day Find a copy online Links to this item View full text. Worship is a slice of eternity that Christians can participate in on earth, and nothing can facilitate our experience of worship like music. This wise, concise guidebook will help you harness your God-given musical talent as a gift to the body of Christ, in a way that brings joy to both God's heart and yours/5(4).

Criticized the use of noisy instruments in church. Condemned carelessness and irreverence in singers. Reforms and strengths of Catholic church music of this era were epitomized by the music of Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina.

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The Best Way to Use Music in Church the new music director asked me to share my philosophy of church music with some key instrumentalists. It was a .