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Twentieth century church music.

Author: Erik Routley
Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press, 1964.
Series: Studies in church music.
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With the aid of many musical illustrations, the author discusses church music, its recent developments, and the many composers of church music. Attention is given the current "pop" manifestations.
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Routley, Erik.
Twentieth century church music.
New York, Oxford University Press, 1964
(OCoLC)593066975
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Erik Routley
OCLC Number: 765916
Description: 244 pages music 23 cm.
Contents: I. Repairing the structure : Need for reconstruction noted : Vaughan Williams and Holst --
The conservative craftsmen : Walford ; Davies ; Harwood ; Somervell ; Wood ; Bairstow ; Ireland: new status for church music --
The sons of the craftsmen : Nicholson ; Harris ; Darke ; Statham ; The eminent organ loft ; Musician for nonconformity ; Public schools ; Martin and Geoffrey Shaw --
II. Enlarging the west door : Masters of ceremonies : Howells ; Bliss ; Walton ; Rubbra ; Gibbs ; Wellesz ; Seiber --
Letting in more air : Britten ; Joubert ; Bush ; Leighton ; Milner ; Two great occasions, 1953 and 1962 --
Organ music --
Developments overseas : The United States and Canada ; Der Kapellmeiser --
Hymns and psalms : From the English hymnal to Pere Gelineau --
III. Taking down the west door : The terrors of the modern music --
From romantic to electronic : National music ; Janacek ; Martinu ; Kodaly ; Villa-Lobos ; Poulec ; Messiaen ; Langlais ; Martin ; Szymanowsky ; Fortner ; Stravinsky ; Krenek --
Some English experiments : Tippett ; Maxwell Davies ; Birtwistle ; Williamson --
IV. Going in and out : The vexation of pop --
The twentieth century church light music group : Beaumont ; Appleford ; Alldis ; Rhythm in religion --
Mr. Williamson's dialect --
A touch of satire : Sidney Carter ; TWTWTW ; A man dies ; Expendable music --
Evangelistic pop : Sankey ; Graham ; Sankey demythologized.
Series Title: Studies in church music.

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With the aid of many musical illustrations, the author discusses church music, its recent developments, and the many composers of church music. Attention is given the current "pop" manifestations.

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