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The new Bach reader

a life of Johann Sebastian Bach in letters and documents

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Published by W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750,
    • Composers -- Germany -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesBach reader.
      Statementedited by Hans T. David and Arthur Mendel ; revised and enlarged by Christoph Wolff.
      ContributionsDavid, Hans T. 1902-1967., Mendel, Arthur, 1905-, Wolff, Christoph.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML410.B1 D24 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationliv, 551 p. :
      Number of Pages551
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL694534M
      ISBN 100393045587
      LC Control Number97041850


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I love this book!" —Yo-Yo Ma Through hundreds of letters, family papers, anecdotes, and records, the Bach Reader established a new approach to biography by offering original documents in impeccable translations.

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Edited by Hans T. David and Arthur Mendel. The Bach Reader is a collection of the most significant early materials on Johann Sebastian Bach (), German composer, organist, violinist, harpsichordist, revealing Bach in his own words, in the testimony of his contemporaries.

With this highly readable book, Wolff sets a new standard for Bach biography. 42 b/w illustrations. Price indication: $ Arthur Mendel, Christoph Wolff and Hans T. David The New Bach Reader: A Life of Johann Sebastian Bach in Letters and Documents W.W.

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[Hans T David (Hans Theodore); Arthur Mendel; Christoph Wolff] -- Gathered in this volume are all the letters, reports, testimonials, complaints, thank-you notes, and other writings of J.S. Bach, together with a generous helping of performance and payment.

Bach scholarship was not idle in the last three decades. It is natural to expect, therefore, that many recent discoveries are integrated into this New Bachthe improvement made to the revised edition of is extensive; while retaining the basic philosophy of the original conception and much of the translated material, it is now thicker by some 80 pages, incorporating new.

The New Bach Reader: Life of Johann Sebastian Bach in Letters and Documents Edited by David Theodor Hans, Arthur Mendel, Hans T. David, Christoph Wolff W W Norton & Co Ltd (), paperback pp.

The New Bach Reader will be invaluable as an exploration of Bach's life, times, and critical reception - especially to English-speaking readers - though Bach scholars will still need to consult Bach-Dokumente for commentary on the background and details surrounding each document.

Read about Mendelsohn's debut of the St Matthew's Passion ( years after Bach performed it last) written by the tenor who sang Christ's lines in the score during that performance.

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