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Exploring Bach's B-minor Mass

Exploring Bach's B-minor Mass
  • Author: Yo Tomita
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • ISBN: 9781107007901
  • Page: 314
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The collection of essays represents a through and systematic study of Bach's B-minor Mass by leading scholars in the field and includes a range of discussions relating to the Mass's historical background and contexts, structure, sources and ...

The collection of essays represents a through and systematic study of Bach's B-minor Mass by leading scholars in the field and includes a range of discussions relating to the Mass's historical background and contexts, structure, sources and editions, and its reception in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.


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Exploring Bach's B-minor Mass
Language: en
Pages: 314
Authors: Yo Tomita, Robin A. Leaver, Jan Smaczny
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-17 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The collection of essays represents a through and systematic study of Bach's B-minor Mass by leading scholars in the field and includes a range of discussions relating to the Mass's historical background and contexts, structure, sources and editions, and its reception in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.
Exploring Bach's B-minor Mass
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Yo Tomita, Robin A. Leaver, Jan Smaczny
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-17 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The B-minor Mass has always represented a fascinating challenge to musical scholarship. Composed over the course of Johann Sebastian Bach's life, it is considered by many to be the composer's greatest and most complex work. The fourteen essays assembled in this volume originate from the International Symposium 'Understanding Bach's B-minor
Bach, the Mass in B Minor
Language: en
Pages: 311
Authors: George B. Stauffer
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-01-01 - Publisher: Yale University Press

In this book George B. Stauffer explores the music and complex history of Bach's last and possibly greatest masterpiece. Stauffer examines the B-Minor Mass in greater detail than ever before, demonstrating for the first time Bach's reliance on contemporary models from the Dresden Mass repertory and his brilliantly innovative methods
The Ashgate Research Companion to J. S. Bach
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Pages: 512
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The Ashgate Research Companion to Johann Sebastian Bachprovides an indispensable introduction to the Bach research of the past thirty-fifty years. It is not a lexicon providing information on all the major aspects of Bach's life and work, such as the Oxford Composer Companion: J. S. Bach. Nor is it an
Listening to Bach
Language: en
Pages: 149
Authors: Daniel R. Melamed
Categories: Vocal music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This volume encourages eighteenth-century ways of listening to J.S. Bach's Mass in B Minor and Christmas Oratorio. It explores the concept of musical style, suggests ways to listen to works created by the re-use of music for new words, and shows how modern performances are stamped with audible consequences of