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Author Reuland, Jamie L., 1984- author.

Title Music and the making of medieval Venice / Jamie L. Reuland
Published Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2024


Description 1 online resource (xx, 280 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps
Series Music in context
Music in context.
Contents Part I. An Audible Empire. Echoes of Empire : The Laudes in Medieval Venetian Crete ; Unsilenced Archives : Icons, Advocates, and the Akathistos Hymn -- Part II. The Fictive City. Singing Effigies : An Annunciation Drama for the Festa delle Marie -- Part III. Relics and the Horizons of Musical Representation. Narrative Fragments : Vespers for the Apparition of Saint Mark's Relics ; History Lessons : Matins for the Apparition of Saint Mark's Relics ; Sound Documents : The Midcentury Chancery Motet -- Epilogue
Summary "Introducing a new geographical paradigm for the study of medieval music, this path-breaking book uncovers the role of music, liturgy, and ritual in building Venice's empire in the eastern Mediterranean, activating the city's material culture, and shaping its state-craft of the imagination"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on October 23, 2023)
Subject Music -- Italy -- Venice -- 500-1400 -- History and criticism
Church music -- Italy -- Venice -- 500-1400
Church music -- Catholic Church -- 500-1400
Church music.
Church music -- Catholic Church.
Venice (Italy) -- History -- 697-1508.
Italy -- Venice.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2023026448
ISBN 9781009425032