About This Chapter
Who's It For?
Anyone who needs help learning or mastering religious art, music and architecture material will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to learn about religious art, music and architecture. Among those who would benefit are:
- Students who want to learn a broad topic in a short amount of time
- Students who are looking for easy ways to identify the most important information on the topic
- Students who have fallen behind in memorizing details about major artists, musicians and architects who were heavily influenced by religion
- Students who prefer multiple ways of learning art history (visual or auditory)
- Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
- Students who have limited time to study for an upcoming exam
How It Works:
- Complete each lesson in the chapter to review all key topics.
- Refer to the lesson to reinforce your learning.
- Test your understanding of each lesson with a short quiz.
- Complete your review with the Religious Art, Music and Architecture chapter exam.
Why It Works:
- Study Efficiently: The lessons in this chapter cover only information you need to know.
- Retain What You Learn: Engaging instruction and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
- Be Ready on Test Day: Take the Religious Art, Music and Architecture chapter exam to make sure you're prepared.
- Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any art history question. They're here to help!
- Study With Flexibility: View lessons on any web-ready device.
Students Will Review:
This chapter summarizes the material students need to know about religious art, music and architecture for a standard art history course. Topics covered include:
- 'Rock of Ages' hymn
- More religious art history topics
1. Rock of Ages Hymn History
'Rock of Ages' is one of the most popular Christian hymns in the world. Who wrote it, and what does it mean? In this lesson, learn about the history of 'Rock of Ages.'
2. What is Jazz Dance? - History & Terms
Jazz dance is fast and fun. It uses upbeat music and leaps and turns to interpret traditional and not-so-traditional movements. Keep reading to learn about the history of this exciting kind of dancing.
3. What is the Book of Kells? - History, Art & Symbols
Ireland's Book of Kells is considered to be one of the greatest examples of an illustrated manuscript. The lavishly decorated book has been around since 800 A.D.
4. The Book of Durrow: St. Matthew, History & Illustrations
In this lesson, we will learn about the history and artistic features of one of the earliest and most famous illustrated gospel manuscripts of the Medieval Era, the Book of Durrow.
5. What are the Lindisfarne Gospels? - Writer & Facts
This lesson will examine the beautifully decorated and preserved Lindisfarne Gospels, a medieval manuscript that has survived nearly 1300 years in almost perfect condition.
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Other chapters within the Art, Music, and Architecture Around the World course
- Renaissance Art & Architecture
- Musical Genres
- Music from the Classical Period
- Art Genres
- Art & Architecture of the Ancient Middle East
- Art & Architecture of Ancient Rome
- Art & Architecture of Ancient Africa
- Art & Architecture in the Americas
- Art & Architecture in Ancient Asia
- Ancient South American Art & Architecture
- Art & Architecture in Ancient Greece
- Architectural Themes
- Art & Architecture of Europe
- Art of the Neoclassical Period
- Carving, Woodcuts & Woodblock Printing
- Glass in Art & Architecture