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Christian Congregational Music: Performance, Identity and Experience

Arts


by
Monique Ingalls (Editor) and Carolyn Landau (Editor)

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 242 pages

File size: 2.7 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


Christian Congregational Music explores the role of congregational music in Christian religious experience, examining how musicians and worshippers perform, identify with and experience belief through musical praxis. Contributors from a broad range of fields, including music studies, theology, literature, and cultural anthropology, present interdisciplinary perspectives on a variety of congregational musical styles – from African American gospel music, to evangelical praise and worship music, to Mennonite hymnody – within contemporary Europe and North America.

Christian Congregational Music explores the role of congregational music in Christian religious experience, examining how musicians and worshippers perform, identify with and experience belief through musical praxis. Contributors from a broad range of fields, including music studies, theology, literature, and cultural anthropology, present interdisciplinary perspectives on a variety of congregational musical styles – from African American gospel music, to evangelical… (more)

Christian Congregational Music explores the role of congregational music in Christian religious experience, examining how musicians and worshippers perform, identify with and experience belief through musical praxis. Contributors from a broad range of fields, including music studies, theology, literature, and cultural anthropology, present interdisciplinary perspectives on a variety of congregational musical styles – from African American gospel music, to evangelical praise and worship music, to Mennonite hymnody – within contemporary Europe and North America.

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