Music and Power in Eighteenth-Century Court Society: Handel's Messiah and Protestant Ascendancy (Hardback)Marjorie Fitzpatrick (author)
Hardback 612 Pages / Published: 01/05/2016
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This book examines music and power in Eighteenth-Century court society. It focuses on Handel's Messiah and the Protestant Ascendancy society. Its aims are to find out if music reflects cultural changes and whether music is an indicator of power positions within court society utilizing the theoretical framework of Norbert Elias social theory.
Publisher: The Edwin Mellen Press
Number of pages: 612
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