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Music in Biblical Life

Music in Biblical Life
  • Author: Jonathan L. Friedmann
  • Publisher: McFarland
  • ISBN: 9780786474097
  • Page: 208
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This book explores the intricate and multifaceted nature of biblical music through a detailed look into four major episodes and genres: the Song of the Sea (Exod. 15), King Saul and David's harp (1 Sam. 16), the use of music in prophecy, ...

"This book explores the intricate and multifaceted nature of biblical music through a detailed look into four major episodes and genres. This investigation demonstrates how music helped shape and define the self-identity of ancient Israel"--Provided by publisher.


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