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John Dowland

A Research and Information Guide, 1st Edition

By K. Dawn Grapes


200 pages

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Hardback: 9781138298552
pub: 2019-09-02
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John Dowland: A Research and Information Guide offers the first comprehensive guide to the musical works and literature on one of the major composers of the English Renaissance. Including a catalog of works, discography of recordings, extensive annotated bibliography of secondary sources, and substantial indexes, this volume is a major reference tool for all those interested in Dowland's works and place in music history, and a valuable resource for researchers of Renaissance and English music.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction / 2. Music Catalogue / 3. Primary Sources: Music / 4. Critical Editions / 5. Primary Source Bibliography: Documents and Literature / 6. Secondary Source Bibliography: Overviews, Reference, and Biography / 7. Secondary Source Bibliography: Works Analysis and Criticism / 8. Secondary Source Bibliography: Source Studies, Print and Manuscript Culture, Performance Practice, Influence and Legacy / 9. Recordings / Author Index / Subject Index / Composition and Collection Index / Performer Index

About the Author

K. Dawn Grapes is Assistant Professor of Music History at Colorado State University.

About the Series

Routledge Music Bibliographies

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MUSIC / General
MUSIC / Genres & Styles / Classical
MUSIC / History & Criticism
MUSIC / Reference
MUSIC / Individual Composer & Musician