Lunchtime lecture. “Moravians and the musical life of Europe.” Philip Dunigan. Archie K. Davis Center, Winston-Salem, N.C.
Moravians and the musical life of Europe. The influence of the Germans in Saxony and other northeastern German areas on the development of music of the Moravian musicians is summarized. The spread of the music manuscripts and printed editions to American settlements in Pennsylvania and North Carolina is outlined. Moravians in these settlement communities produced concerts including music from the European sources.