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Metrical Psalmody in Print and Practice: English 'Singing Psalms' and Scottish 'Psalm Buiks', c. 1547-1640

by Timothy Duguid

During the Reformation, the Book of Psalms became one of the most well-known books of the Bible. This was particularly true in Britain, where people of all backgrounds memorized and sang poetic versifications...


Music In Ancient Arabia And Spain

by Julian Ribera

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern...


Tainted Glory in Handel's Messiah: The Unsettling History of the World's Most Beloved Choral Work

by Michael Marissen

Every Easter, audiences across the globe thrill to performances of Handel’s “Hallelujah Chorus,” but they would probably be appalled to learn the full extent of the oratorio’s anti-Judaic message. In...


Sacred Music in Secular Society

by Jonathan Arnold

Sacred Music in Secular Society is a new and challenging work asking why Christian sacred music is now appealing afresh to a wide and varied audience, both religious and secular. Blending scholarship, theological...


Muslim Rap, Halal Soaps, and Revolutionary Theater: Artistic Developments in the Muslim World

by Karin van Nieuwkerk

From "green" pop and "clean" cinema to halal songs, Islamic soaps, Muslim rap, Islamist fantasy serials, and Suficized music, the performing arts have become popular and potent avenues for Islamic piety movements,...


Singing Jeremiah: Music and Meaning in Holy Week

by Robert L. Kendrick

A defining moment in Catholic life in early modern Europe, Holy Week brought together the faithful to commemorate the passion, crucifixion, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. In this study of ritual and music,...


Rock & Roll Jihad: A Muslim Rock Star's Revolution

by Salman Ahmad

"The story you are about to read is the story of a light-bringer....Salman Ahmad inspires me to reach always for the greatest heights and never to fear....Know that his story is a part of our history."

-- Melissa...


Richard McNemar, Music, and the Western Shaker Communities: Branches of One Living Tree

by Carol Medlicott & Christian Goodwillie

A pioneering study of the Shaker west's opening generation and an analytical reconstruction of the first Ohio Shaker hymnal. The arrival of the Shakers in Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana in the decades after 1805...


Christian Congregational Music: Performance, Identity and Experience

by Monique Ingalls & Carolyn Landau

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...


Handbook to Bach's Sacred Cantata Texts: An Interlinear Translation with Reference Guide to Biblical Quotations and Allusions

by Melvin P. Unger

Identifies scriptural references for the wording, imagery, and themes in Bach's work that his listeners would have known, but which may be a mystery to modern musicians.


Musical Instruments of the Bible

by Jeremy Montagu

This book uses all the resources available to establish what each instrument in the bible really was, what it looked like, and how it was played and is arranged in the same order as the King James Bible, with...


The Musician's Soul

by James Jordan

With a goal of helping musicians of all stripes—and, indeed, creative individuals of any sort—reach a higher plane, this guide is filled with words of wisdom and encouragement based on James Jordan’s own...


Catalogue of Choral Music Arranged in Biblical Order

by James H. Laster

Designed as an aid for the church musician or pastor who would like to locate choral settings based on a particular passage from the Scripture. This second edition of Laster's Catalog combines in one volume...


A Communion Sunday in Scotland ca. 1780: Liturgies and Sermons

by Robin A. Leaver & Bryan D. Spinks

This book is the first detailed examination of the general Eucharistic practices of the Church of Scotland, and presents a modern edition of a late 18th century published account of Communion Sunday, its sermons,...


Dies Irae: A Guide to Requiem Music

by Robert Chase & Jahja Ling

Traditional requiem texts, among them the anonymous medieval Latin poem Dies Irae ('Day of Wrath'), have inspired an untold number of composers in different ages and serving different religions, Western and...


Church Music and Protestantism in Post-Reformation England: Discourses, Sites and Identities

by Jonathan Willis

Church Music and Protestantism in Post-Reformation England breaks new ground in the religious history of Elizabethan England through a closely focused study of the role of music and the Reformation. By reintegrating...


Humanism and the Reform of Sacred Music in Early Modern England: John Merbecke the Orator and The Booke of Common Praier Noted (1550)

by Hyun-Ah Kim

This book provides a new interpretation of John Merbecke (c.1505-c.1585), the Tudor musician, copyist and writer. Providing a new contextual study of Merbecke, it re-interprets his work in the light of humanist...


New Worship, The: Straight Talk on Music and the Church

by Barry Wayne Liesch

Shows pastors how to balance new worship ideas with the traditional while focusing on the purpose of praise and fellowship.


Listening Hearts: Discerning Call in Community: 20th Anniversary Edition

by Suzanne G. Farnham

This 2th anniversary edition introduces the unique approach of Listening Hearts to the spiritual practice of discernment for a new generation.


A Provincial Organ Builder in Victorian England: William Sweetland of Bath

by D.W. Curtis

William Sweetland was a Bath organ builder who flourished from c.1847 to 1902 during which time he built about 300 organs. Gordon Curtis places this work of a provincial organ builder in the wider context of...