Music & Monarchy
A History of Britain in Four MovementsBook - 2013
For the kings and queens of England, a trumpet fanfare or crash of cymbals could be as vital a weapon as a cannon. Showcasing a monarch's power, prestige and taste, music has been the lifeblood of many a royal dynasty. From sacred choral works to soaring symphonies, this title looks at how England's character was shaped by its music.
Publisher: London, England : BBC Books, 2013
Branch Call Number: 941.0099 STA 2013
Alternative Title: Music and monarchy