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Published: 07 January 2014

384 Pages | 23 bw line, 8 bw halftones

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199764648

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Music, Piety, and Propaganda

The Soundscapes of Counter-Reformation Bavaria

Alexander J. Fisher

New Cultural History of Music

  • Considers sound in its anthropological and historical aspects
  • An in-depth exploration of religious and political stuggles in Counter-Reformation Bavaria
  • Examines music as Catholic propaganda and as a means of Protestant and Lutheran resistance