The 16 essays collected here of two kinds: stylistic and historical inquiries, and studies of the original sources. The articles deal with the music and shed new light on the composer's life. Part 1 reconsiders Bach's historical position and assesses the cultural significance of his achievement; Parts 2, 3 and 4 draw upon the original sources to explore the compositional process, questions of authenticity and chronology, and controversial issues of performance practice.
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Book Description Macmillan USA, 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. First Edition. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0028717813
Book Description Macmillan USA, 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0028717813