|Published online: March 6, 2014||Free Download|
Music played an important role in distinguishing Catholic, Lutheran, and Calvinist faiths between 1500 and 1700. Music was a central part of spiritual formation. A church’s music is part of its image or brand of worship. The same features of distinction, accessibility, and style are critical goals for worship music from the baroque to the present era.
|Keywords:||Council of Trent, Worship Music, Psalms, Martin Luther, Jean Calvin, Spiritual Formation, Church Reform, Reformation, Thomas Ravenscroft, Baroque, Music|
The International Journal of Religion and Spirituality in Society, Volume 3, Issue 3, March 2014, pp.67-76. Article: Print (Spiral Bound). Published online: March 6, 2014 (Article: Electronic (PDF File; 459.815KB)).
Director, School of Music, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada