Patrick Kavanaugh, executive director of the Christian Performing Artists' Fellowship, holds a doctorate in music composition. A conductor and performer, he is the author of Spiritual Moments with the Great Composers, Spiritual Lives of the Great Composers, and Raising Musical Kids.
Awesome insight into the lives of our most treasured classical musicians. My children really appreciate learning about the deep Christian devotion of these composers. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Kindness
This book was inspiring and encouraging, as I often hear about the lack of faith in some composers, but appreciate the quotes throughout this book proving the deeply held faith of... Read morePublished 10 months ago by Sara Takeuchi
I was given this book as a gift and have given several to other friends. It helped me to appreciate the music as I came to understand the spiritual backgrounds each of these... Read morePublished 11 months ago by Amazon Customer
And now for the spiritual side of our wonderful composers! We're not used to reading about this! Good book!Published 11 months ago by Patricia Klenda
It was really interesting to read through the lives of these composers. Each biography is short but packed with a rich history of the times in which they lived. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Lisa Renee
Patrick Kavanaugh is Executive Director of the Christian Performing Artists Fellowship. He said in the "A Word Before" section of this unique 1992 book, "In this book,... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Steven H Propp