By (author) Richard Fawkes, Read by Kim Criswell.
A History of Musical Style - Richard L. Crocker. by Richard L. University of California, Berkeley. Dover Publications, In. New York. A large part of the Gregorian repertory is service music in the sense that its principal purpose is to accompany or solemnify the action of worship; such music does not claim to be a complete artistic experience in itself. Only a few kinds of Gregorian chant are designed to occupy the listener’s full attention, and these kinds are carefully placed in the service so that full attention may be given them. In judging and analyzing Gregorian styles, one must know the intended liturgical function of a piece
The History Of The Musical. Richard Fawkes Author Kim Criswell Narrator (2001).
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Start by marking The History of Classical Music as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. Music of the western classical tradition spanning some 14 centuries - from the emergence of Gregorian chant to the sounds of the present day - is illustrated by 150 musical examples. Sep 10, 2016 ash newton rated it liked it.
Criswell was a student of history. He believed history repeated itself, that the United States were the "modern Romans". Each day, he read the St. Louis Post-Dispatch looking for clues for his predictions. Mae West used Criswell as her personal psychic; he once predicted her rise to President of the United States, whereupon she, Criswell and George Liberace, the brother of showman Liberace, would take a rocket to the Moon. In 1955, Mae West wrote and recorded a song called "Criswell Predicts" for her album The Fabulous Mae West
b. 19 July 1957, Hampton, Virginia, USA. An actress and singer who came to prominence in stage musicals during the 80s, with a style and voice reminiscent of the much-missed Ethel Merman. Criswell grew up in Chattanooga, Tennessee, where, so she says, the live theatre used to arrive in a bus and stay for just two nights .
The History of the Musical. The History of Classical Music and the History of Opera. The History of Opera. The History of Classical Music. Fighting for a laugh.