The Advent ProjectThe Later Seventh-Century Creation of the Roman Mass Proper

The Advent ProjectThe Later Seventh-Century Creation of the Roman Mass Proper

James McKinnon

Print publication date: 2012

ISBN: 9780520221987

Publisher: University of California Press

Abstract

In his final accomplishment of a distinguished career, the author considers the musical practices of the early Church in this examination of the history of Christian chant from the years ad 200 to 800. The result is a book that is certain to have an impact on musicology, religious studies, and history.