Journals Higher Education



Published: 12 October 2017

472 Pages | 52 line, 9 halftone, 1 combo


ISBN: 9780190259129

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Mirrors of Heaven or Worldly Theaters?

Venetian Nunneries and Their Music

Jonathan E. Glixon

  • The first large-scale study of musical activities at Venetian convents
  • Features unique consideration of the role of plainchant and bells in the context of Early Modern era Venetian nunneries
  • Includes appendices outlining inventories of ceremonial books and details on nunnery organs