Music for the dead and the control of ritual behavior in Spain, 1450-1550

September 1998
Musical Quarterly;Fall/Winter98, Vol. 82 Issue 3/4, p551
Academic Journal
Investigates the repertory of polyphonic music for the liturgy for the dead in Spain. Evidences of polyphonic music traditions; Works of Juan de Anchieta and Francisco de la Torre in processions and Matins; Rituals of honoring the dead with orthodox music, liturgy and ceremony; Concerns on behavior at funerals and other death rituals.


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