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The Resource A paradise of priests : singing the civic and episcopal hagiography of medieval Liège, Catherine Saucier

A paradise of priests : singing the civic and episcopal hagiography of medieval Liège, Catherine Saucier

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A paradise of priests : singing the civic and episcopal hagiography of medieval Liège
Title
A paradise of priests
Title remainder
singing the civic and episcopal hagiography of medieval Liège
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Saucier
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Language
eng
Summary
In the ""priestly paradise"" of medieval Liège, sacred music became a pervasive and versatile medium by which the clergy promoted the holy status of their city. While this hotbed of female piety and Eucharistic devotion is recognized as a center of liturgical innovation, the symbiosis of saintly and civic ideals voiced in locally composed plainchant and polyphony has remained overlooked. Musicologist Catherine Saucier forges new interdisciplinary connections to demonstrate how 'liégeois' clerics constructed a civic sacred identity through sung rituals in conjunction with hagiographic writing a
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EBLCP
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Saucier, Catherine
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Eastman studies in music,
Series volume
volume 108
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  • Church music
  • Christian saints
  • MUSIC
  • Christian saints
  • Church music
  • Belgium
  • Kirchenmusik
  • Heiligenverehrung
  • Lüttich
Label
A paradise of priests : singing the civic and episcopal hagiography of medieval Liège, Catherine Saucier
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction : the sound of civic sanctity in the priestly paradise of Liège -- Martyred bishops and civic origins : promoting the clerical city -- The intersecting cults of saints Theodard and Lambert : validating bishops as martyrs -- The civic cult of Saint Hubert : venerating bishops as founders -- Clerical concord, disharmony, and polyphony : commemorating Bishop Notger's city -- Military triumph, civic destruction, and the changing face of Saint Lambert's relics : invoking the defensor patriae -- Conclusion : hearing civic sanctity -- Appendix : medieval service books preserving the chant repertory sung in the city of Liège
  • Frontcover; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Note on Editorial Conventions; Introduction: The Sound of Civic Sanctity in the Priestly Paradise of Liège; 1 Martyred Bishops and Civic Origins: Promoting the Clerical City; 2 The Intersecting Cults of Saints Theodard and Lambert: Validating Bishops as Martyrs; 3 The Civic Cult of Saint Hubert: Venerating Bishops as Founders; 4 Clerical Concord, Disharmony, and Polyphony: Commemorating Bishop Notger's City
  • Military Triumph, Civic Destruction, and the Changing Face of Saint Lambert's Relics: Invoking the Defensor PatriaeConclusion: Hearing Civic Sanctity; Appendix: Service Books Preserving the Medieval Chant Repertory Sung in the City of Liège; Notes; Bibliography; Index; Backcover
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ocn875096121
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Extent
1 online resource (318 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781580468367
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt47gscc
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not applicable
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Specific material designation
remote
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(OCoLC)875096121
Label
A paradise of priests : singing the civic and episcopal hagiography of medieval Liège, Catherine Saucier
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction : the sound of civic sanctity in the priestly paradise of Liège -- Martyred bishops and civic origins : promoting the clerical city -- The intersecting cults of saints Theodard and Lambert : validating bishops as martyrs -- The civic cult of Saint Hubert : venerating bishops as founders -- Clerical concord, disharmony, and polyphony : commemorating Bishop Notger's city -- Military triumph, civic destruction, and the changing face of Saint Lambert's relics : invoking the defensor patriae -- Conclusion : hearing civic sanctity -- Appendix : medieval service books preserving the chant repertory sung in the city of Liège
  • Frontcover; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Note on Editorial Conventions; Introduction: The Sound of Civic Sanctity in the Priestly Paradise of Liège; 1 Martyred Bishops and Civic Origins: Promoting the Clerical City; 2 The Intersecting Cults of Saints Theodard and Lambert: Validating Bishops as Martyrs; 3 The Civic Cult of Saint Hubert: Venerating Bishops as Founders; 4 Clerical Concord, Disharmony, and Polyphony: Commemorating Bishop Notger's City
  • Military Triumph, Civic Destruction, and the Changing Face of Saint Lambert's Relics: Invoking the Defensor PatriaeConclusion: Hearing Civic Sanctity; Appendix: Service Books Preserving the Medieval Chant Repertory Sung in the City of Liège; Notes; Bibliography; Index; Backcover
Control code
ocn875096121
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (318 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781580468367
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt47gscc
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)875096121

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