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Bach and his world

Neumann, Werner

Bach and his world

by Neumann, Werner

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Published by Thames & Hudson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of Bach. Eine Bildbiographie.

    Statement[translated from the German by Stefan de Haan].
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML88.B22 N53 1969
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p. (chiefly illus., facsims., maps, music, ports.).
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5726968M
    ISBN 100500130280
    LC Control Number70474278

    Bach was a German composer of the Baroque period and virtuoso organist. His music is notable for its intellectual rigor and emotional expressiveness. Read Full Biography. Artist Biography by Robert Cummings. Johann Sebastian Bach was better known as a virtuoso organist than as a composer in his day. His sacred music, organ and choral works.   English Suite No. 2 Prelude in A minor BWV J.S. Bach() Johann Sebastian Bach was born in Eisenach, Germany into a very musical family. He was a significant composer and organist. His life can be divided into the period of Weimar, Köthen and Leipzig. At his young age, he was given a religious education which had deeply affected the development .

      Bach Helps An Art Critic Mourn A Mother Whose Criticism Lingers In 'Counterpoint' The Washington Post's Philip Kennicott suffered his mother's harsh words and actions throughout childhood. His. ON the face of it, Johann Sebastian Bach is a paradox. This ambitious, cranky, sententious composer held low-paying church jobs most of his life, .

      Life-writing abhors a vacuum, and experts have indulged in all manner of speculation, generally mirroring their own approaches to the world, about how Bach must have understood himself and his works. For a while Bach shuttled between the two (and was jailed briefly when he tried to leave his job at the court in Weimar for a better one), but in he accepted the position of Cantor, in charge.


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Get this from a library. Bach and his world. [Stefano Catucci; Studio Boni-Pieri-Critone.] -- Explores the life and times of Johann Sebastian Bach, his music, family, daily life and the legacy he left the worldld___.

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Johann Sebastian Bach, (born March 21 [Ma New Style],Eisenach, Thuringia, Ernestine Saxon Duchies [Germany]—died JLeipzig), composer of the Baroque era, the most celebrated member of a large family of north German gh he was admired by his contemporaries primarily as an outstanding harpsichordist, organist.

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During his time at Weimar, Bach wrote "Toccata and Fugue in D Minor," one of his most popular pieces for the organ. He also composed the cantata "Herz und Mund und Tat," or Heart and Mouth and : Step into the classroom with Christoph WolffJohann Sebastian Bach holds a singular position in the history of music.

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From the New Art Gallery, Walsall, The Well-Tempered Clavier Book I Andrei Gavrilov - piano Johann Sebastian Bach - Prelude & Fugue No. 1 in C minor, BWV Watch other Bach´s Preludes and. During his last years, weary of church officials' resistance to his attempted reforms, Bach directed his final thoughts to secular vocal (the "Coffee Cantata") and instrumental pieces.

The latter group includes the magnificent "Goldberg Variations" () for harpsichord; Book II of the "Well-Tempered Clavier" (); and the "Musical Offering Memorial ID: View Source. His ‘portrait’ reads like a pilgrim’s progress, in which a privileged man-of-the-modern-world is transformed by Bach’s musical revelation.” —Financial Times “Very rewarding This book is not a biography in the conventional sense but an attempt to.

Johann Sebastian Bach (–) was a prolific German composer and organist whose sacred and secular works for choir, orchestra, and solo instruments exemplify the heart and soul of the Baroque period. A revival of interest in his music and its performance began early in the 19th century and continues to this day.

Johann Sebastian Bach (31 March [O.S. 21 March] – 28 July ) was a German composer and musician of the Baroque is known for instrumental compositions such as the Brandenburg Concertos and the Goldberg Variations, and for vocal music such as the St Matthew Passion and the Mass in B the 19th-century Bach Revival he is generally Born: 21 March (O.S.), 31 March.

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Walker's work is a corrective biography, intended to. Commentary. Thomas Bach, the Olympic Pope, and his Pontificates at the International Olympic Committee (IOC), are roundly criticised in media commentaries the world over today after a u-turn that.The year has been declared a "Bach Year," marking the th anniversary of the great composer's death.

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He brought polyphonic baroque music to its culmination, creating masterful and vigorous works in almost every musical form known in his period.