(PUBLoyola)"Kavanaugh represents Christian music as developing in three streams: classical, popular, and recording. He makes many specific listening recommendations, concluding each chapter with a short list of essential compositions for that period or style. Composers are profiled in sidebars. A real godsend,"---Booklist. 334 pages, softcover.
This popular guide to Christian music is a must-have for any music lover. Tracing the development of Christian music in its cultural context, each chapter includes a recommended listening list and sidebars that highlight important musicians, influential works, and musical styles. Perfect for the beginner looking for a handbook to illuminate the roots of sacred music but also of interest to the advanced listener who can use this as a reference guide.
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