"Madonna" : Sacred Art and Holy Music

"Madonna" : Sacred Art and Holy Music

Book Title: "Madonna" : Sacred Art and Holy Music

Author: John Chisum

Format: Hardback | 120 pages

Publication Date: 14 Dec 2009

ISBN-13: 9783937406404

The Virgin Mary is revered around the world. This book presents a selection of the most beautiful painted depictions of the Mother of God out of the wealth of sacred imagery. The result is a fascinating collection of artistic masterpieces in praise of the Madonna and illustrating the important events in her life. Music CDs: The compilations center around a brilliant recording of Monteverdi's Vespers of the Blessed Virgin Mary featuring the Dresdener Kreuzchor and the Capella Fidicinia conducted by Martin Flamig and are rounded out by the greatest works of ecclesiastical music that shed light on the Holy Mother."