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The Cambridge Companion to Bach (Cambridge Companions to Music)

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Description for The Cambridge Companion to Bach (Cambridge Companions to Music) Paperback. Benefiting from the research of eminent Bach scholars, this 1997 Companion examines Bach's work in the context of his age. Editor(s): Butt, John. Series: Cambridge Companions to Music. Num Pages: 344 pages, 8 b/w illus. 12 tables 27 music examples. BIC Classification: 1DFG; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 247 x 174 x 16. Weight in Grams: 674. Series: Cambridge Companions to Music. 344 pages, 8 b/w illus. 12 tables 27 music examples. Editor(s): Butt, John. Benefiting from the research of eminent Bach scholars, this 1997 Companion examines Bach's work in the context of his age. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: 1DFG; AVH. Dimension: 247 x 174 x 16. Weight: 626.
The Cambridge Companion to Bach, first published in 1997, goes beyond a basic life-and-works study to provide a late twentieth-century perspective on J. S. Bach the man and composer. The book is divided into three parts. Part One is concerned with the historical context, the society, beliefs and the world-view of Bach's age. The second part discusses the music and Bach's compositional style, while Part Three considers Bach's influence and the performance and reception of his music through the succeeding generations. This Companion benefits from the insights and research of some of the most distinguished Bach scholars, and from it ... Read more

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Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
344
Condition
New
Series
Cambridge Companions to Music
Number of Pages
344
Place of Publication
Cambridge, United Kingdom
ISBN
9780521587808
SKU
V9780521587808
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'This present collection of essays is far from being a rehash of what is already easily accessible in other sources, but sheds new light on known facts or, better still, unearths new ones ... unreservedly recommended for serious music libraries.' Reference Reviews 'All fifteen contributions by international experts in their fields are informative and stimulating.' Archiv fur Reformationsgeeschichte

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