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The English chorister : a history

Author: Alan Mould
Publisher: London ; New York : Hambledon Continuum, 2007.
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Boy choristers have sung the daily liturgy in English cathedrals and collegiate churches for fourteen hundred years. This title tells their history, in cathedrals and monasteries, in royal and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mould, Alan, 1930-
English chorister.
London ; New York : Hambledon Continuum, 2007
(OCoLC)639682282
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Mould
ISBN: 1852855134 9781852855130 9781847250582 1847250580
OCLC Number: 71165225
Description: xvii, 366 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction; 1. Beginnings; 2. Anglo-Saxon Choir Children; 3. Choristers of the High Middle Ages; 4. The Great Flowering; 5. Pre-Reformation Choristers; 6. Turmoil; 7. From Elizabeth I to Cromwell; 8. Chorister Actors; 9. Restoration; 10. Georgian Nadir; 11. The Seeds of Reform; 12. The Fruits of Reform; 13. Foundations, Liturgy and Music; 14. The Twentieth-Century Choir School; 15. Challenge and Presponse; 16. Choristership; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Bibliographies; Index.
Responsibility: Alan Mould.

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"...this timely history, going back to medieval times, helps explain the enduring appeal and mechanics of choirs." Unite Magazine, November 06 Mavis Compion"

 
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