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Voicing the ineffable : musical representations of religious experience

Voicing the ineffable : musical representations of religious experience

Author: Siglind Bruhn
Publisher: Hillsdale, NY : Pendragon Press, ©2002.
Series: Interplay (Hillsdale, N.Y.), no. 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Siglind Bruhn
ISBN: 157647089X 9781576470893
OCLC Number: 48957832
Description: viii, 316 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Part I: Signs of transcendence and couleur locale --
Of Spain and sin : a glance at Wolf's Spanisches Liederbuch / Susan Youens --
From paganism to orthodoxy to theosophy : reflections of other worlds in the piano music of Rachmaninov and Scriabin / Anatole Leikin --
Part II: Lifting the secular veil --
Sermon for fishes in a secular age : on the scherzo movement of Mahler's second symphony / Magnar Breivik --
Music, religious experience, and transcendence in Ben Jonson's Masque of beautie : a case study in collaborative form / Anthony Johnson --
Truth ineffably divine : the loss and recovery of the sacred in Richard Wagner's Parsifal / Robert A. Davis --
Part III: Temptation, death, and resurrection --
Eschatological aspects in music : The dream of Gerontius by Edward Elgar / Eva Maria Jensen --
Wordless songs of love, glory, and resurrection : Musical emblems of the holy in Hindemith's saints / Siglind Bruhn --
Passion according to Penderecki / Danuta Mirka --
Part IV: The divine breath of worldly music --
Spiritual descents and ascents : religious implications in pronounced motion to the subdominant and beyond / Chandler Carter --
Time and divine providence in Mozart's music / Nils Holger Petersen --
Music and the ineffable / Eyolf Østrem.
Series Title: Interplay (Hillsdale, N.Y.), no. 3.
Responsibility: edited by Siglind Bruhn.


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