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The Oxford History of English Music: Volume 1: From the Beginnings to c.1715

  • Author: Caldwell
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  • Plates
  • Tables
  • Abbreviations
  • Author's note
  • From the beginnings to the middle of the thirteenth century
  • The later thirteenth and fourteenth centuries
  • The age of power and Dunstable
  • The later fifteenth and early sixteenth centuries
  • The period of the reformation
  • The Elizabethan and Jacobean period: music for the church
  • Secular vocal music, 1575 - 1625
  • Instrumental music, 1575 - 1625: musical life and thought
  • Charles I, the commonwealth, and the restoration
  • Music under the later Stuarts
  • Bibliography
  • Indexes