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Author Elliott, Graham, 1965-

Title Benjamin Britten : the spiritual dimension / Graham Elliott
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 169 pages) : illustrations, music
Series Oxford studies in British church music
Oxford studies in British church music.
Contents Introduction -- Boyhood -- Two churchmen -- Sir Peter Pears -- Summary -- Plainsong and hymn tunes -- The liturgical music -- Parable music I : the canticles and Cantata misericordium -- Parable music II : the church parables -- Parable music III : the operas -- Parable music IV : War requiem -- Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-160) and indexes
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Subject Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976 -- Religion.
Church music -- England -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1423767756 (electronic bk.)
9781423767756 (electronic bk.)