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Foretastes of Heaven in Lutheran Church Music Tradition: Johann Mattheson and Christoph Raupach on Music in Time and Eternity

  • Author: Irwin, Joyce L.



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  • List of Figures Series Editor's
  • Foreword
  • Preface Abbreviations
  • Introduction
  • Part I :Christoph Raupach, Deutliche Beweis-Grunde, 1717 Edited by Johann Mattheson
  • Preface by Johann Mattheson
  • Chapter 1 : Concerning the Commands of God that Deal with Church Music, Vocal as well as Instrumental
  • Chapter 2 : Of the Examples of Jews and Christians
  • Chapter 3 : Concerning the Powerful Usefulness of the Whole of Church Music and also Concerning its Necessity
  • Chapter 4 :Concerning the Powerful Usefulness of Music in Alleviating and Sweetening other Daily Affairs
  • Chapter 5 : Of the Various Powerful Effects of Music on the Hearts and Minds of People.
  • Chapter 6 : Of the Use of Music in Bodily Illness
  • Chapter 7 : Of the Use of Church Music Additional Comments
  • Part I Notes
  • Part II : Johann Mattheson, Behauptung der himmlischen Musik, 1747 Introductory Remarks
  • Section 1 : Investigation of Heavenly Music According to Purified Reason
  • Section 2 : Investigation of Heavenly Music According to Doctrines of the Church and its Teachers
  • Section 3 : Investigation of Heavenly Music According to Holy Scripture Itself
  • Part II Notes:
  • Appendix
  • Index About the Author