Gloria book and CD by Lyric FM's Tim Thurston
"Following on from the success of his weekly Sunday morning RTÉ Lyric FM ‘Gloria’ radio programme, we are pleased to announce Tim Thurston’s book & CD ‘Gloria – An Introduction to 1000 years of European Sacred Music.'
This book has a special Christmas theme and tells the story of European sacred music from earliest times to the present day, interspersed with 20 pen portraits of the key composers, including Hildegard of Bingen, Byrd, Bach, Handel, Mozart, Mendelssohn, Elgar, Britten and Pärt. It also incorporates a CD of some of the best of their Christmas music from the renowned Hyperion catalogue and is sumptuously illustrated with Sacred Art for Christmas from Irish collections, some published for the first time.
Images in this book include sacred art from Trinity College Dublin, the Hunt Museum, the Ulster Museum, the National Gallery of Ireland, Waterford Museum of Treasures, the Chester Beatty Library and Glenstal Abbey."
To buy it online is 20 euro.
In very good condition and CD in excellent condition also.
64 pages; hardback; thread sewn book.
Can be posted for extra (approx 2 euro) - or can be collected from my house in Kilternan, Dublin 18.