TITLE

THE RESURGENCE OF SACRED MUSIC IN THE POST-SOVIET BALTIC REPUBLICS: RIHARDS DUBRA, LATVIA

AUTHOR(S)
Wolverton, Vance D.
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
American Organist Magazine;Feb2008, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p76
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the revival of church music in the Baltic republics after the Soviet suppression. Though Baltic composers were supported by the state during the Soviet era, certain obligations required them to be cautious especially when it comes to sacred music composition. After the Baltic republics has restored its independence, composers began making songs again for the church. Information on Rihards Dubra and his meditations is also presented.
ACCESSION #
30042119

 

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