St Anne in Renaissance Music: Devotion and Politics

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Devotion to St Anne, the apocryphal mother of the Virgin Mary, reached its height in the fifteenth and early sixteenth centuries. Until now, Anne's reception history and political symbolism during this period have been primarily discussed through the lens of art history. This is the first study to explore the music that honoured the saint and its connections to some of the most prominent court cultures of western Europe. Michael Alan Anderson examines plainchant and polyphonic music for St Anne, in sources both familiar and ...

St Anne in Renaissance Music: Devotion and Politics 2016, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107641631

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St Anne in Renaissance Music: Devotion and Politics 2014, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107056244

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