Spiritual Lives of the Great Composers   -     By: Patrick Kavanaugh
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Spiritual Lives of the Great Composers

Zondervan / 1996 / Paperback

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Patrick Kavanaugh uncovers the spirituality of twenty of music's timeless giants, revealing legacies of the soul as diverse as the masterpieces they created. Warmly written, beautifully illustrated, and complete with listening recommendations for each composer, Spiritual Lives of the Great Composters is a fascinating look at the inner flame that lit the works of these masters.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 128
Vendor: Zondervan
Publication Date: 1996
Dimensions: 8 X 5.31 (inches)
ISBN: 0310208068
ISBN-13: 9780310208068

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Publisher's Description

Handel, Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Brahms, Dvorak, Stravinsky, Messiaen . . . Men of genius as different as their music - but all inspired by deep spiritual convictions. Peter Kavanaugh uncovers the spirituality of twenty of music's timeless giants, revealing legacies of the soul as diverse as the masterpieces they created. Warmly written, beautifully illustrated, and complete with listening recommendations for each composer, Spiritual Lives of the Great Composers is a fascinating look at the inner flame that lit the works of these masters.

Author Bio

Patrick Kavanaugh, executive director of the Christian Performing Artists' Fellowship, holds a doctorate in music composition. A conductor and performer, he is the author of Spiritual Moments with the Great Composers, Spiritual Lives of the Great Composers, and Raising Musical Kids.

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    MicheleG
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    My son and I have just started reading this book and we have already learned alot. It's amazing to learn how important their faith in Christ was to these famous composers whose names we've all heard so many times.
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    April 21, 2011
    Yvette
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    Make sure you check out the list of composers in the contents sample before you purchase this book.

    I found the author's style of writing to be heavily laced with 'Catholic-is-best' undertones.

    If I was Catholic I'd love this book, I'm not :-)
  3. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    February 16, 2009
    Jeremy Schmucker
    Great asset to anyone studying classical music! This information will not be presented at secular universities in classes, but is historically accurate and helpful to any christian student.
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