O Clap Your Hands: A Musical Tour of Sacred Choral Works

3 avg rating
( 1 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781557255679: O Clap Your Hands: A Musical Tour of Sacred Choral Works

In this book of thirty meditations, Giles introduces readers to some of the most important composers who have shaped the traditions of Western sacred music over the last four centuries.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

Enrich your listening to the great music of the church!

Accompanied by a full-length CD by the acclaimed choir Gloriae Dei Cantores, Gordon Giles's O Clap Your Hands unlocks thirtyof the great anthems of the churchto discover their hidden meanings, offering spiritual reflections and prayers, and enabling you to fully engage with the musical theology and history of beloved choral works.

" This superb collection is a gem!"

Gerre Hancock -The School of Music, The University of Texas at Austin

" Gordon Giles's perspective and insightful commentaries enhance our appreciation and understanding og these works, especially while listening to the glorious CD performances. This is an inspiring resource for personal devotion, prayer and reflection, enchouraging us to know the way to heaven's door."

John Scott, Organist and Director of Music, St. Thomas Church Fifth Avenue

Gordon Giles is a trained musician and the Vicar of St. Mary Magdalene North London. He hold's Master's degrees in Philosophy and Theology from Cambridge University. HE is also the author of the popular Advent devotional O Come Emmanuel: A Musical Tour of Daily Readings for Advent and Christmas.

Singled out by the American Record Guide for " performances which are impeccable and deeply moving," Gloriae Dei Cantores ( Singers to the Glory of God) is directed by Elizabeth Patterson and dedicated to authentic and compelling interpretation of sacred choral music. Learn more at www.gdcchoir.org.

 

About the Author:

Gordon Giles is a trained musician and the Vicar of St. Mary Magdalene in North London. He holds Master's degrees in Philosophy and Theology from Cambridge University. He is also the author of the popular Advent devotional O Come Emmanuel: A Musical Tour of Daily Readings for Advent and Christmas.

Singled out by the American Record Guide for "performances which are impeccable and deeply moving," Gloriæ Dei Cantores (Singers to the Glory of God) is directed by Elizabeth Patterson and dedicated to authentic and compelling interpretation of sacred choral music.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Gordon Giles
Published by Paraclete Pr (2008)
ISBN 10: 1557255679 ISBN 13: 9781557255679
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paraclete Pr, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1557255679

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 16.30
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Gordon Giles
ISBN 10: 1557255679 ISBN 13: 9781557255679
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Schindler-Graf Booksellers
(Westlake, OH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description With CD Hardcover May 01, 2008. Book Condition: New. New hardcover in dust jacket, with unplayed CD in pocket mounted inside rear cover, as issued. No flaws or defects; no sign od handling or wear. Bookseller Inventory # O4-R0ON-XJDR

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 20.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.00
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Revd Gordon Giles
Published by Paraclete Press, United States (2008)
ISBN 10: 1557255679 ISBN 13: 9781557255679
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paraclete Press, United States, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. In this book of thirty meditations, Giles introduces readers to some of the most important composers who have shaped the traditions of Western sacred music over the last four centuries. Bookseller Inventory # NLF9781557255679

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 24.19
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Revd Gordon Giles
Published by Paraclete Press, United States (2008)
ISBN 10: 1557255679 ISBN 13: 9781557255679
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paraclete Press, United States, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. In this book of thirty meditations, Giles introduces readers to some of the most important composers who have shaped the traditions of Western sacred music over the last four centuries. Bookseller Inventory # NLF9781557255679

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 24.73
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Giles, Gordon
Published by Paraclete Press (MA) (2008)
ISBN 10: 1557255679 ISBN 13: 9781557255679
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paraclete Press (MA), 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111557255679

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 25.78
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Gordon Giles
ISBN 10: 1557255679 ISBN 13: 9781557255679
New Quantity Available: 3
Seller:
Majestic Books
(London, ,, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 6706982

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 26.16
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.32
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Giles, Gordon
Published by Paraclete Pr (2008)
ISBN 10: 1557255679 ISBN 13: 9781557255679
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paraclete Pr, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. hardback/cd edition. 150 pages. 9.25x6.00x0.75 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # __1557255679

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 36.91
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.99
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Giles, Gordon
Published by Paraclete Press (MA)
ISBN 10: 1557255679 ISBN 13: 9781557255679
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paraclete Press (MA). Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1557255679 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1583812

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 59.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds