The Resource Bach's musical universe : the composer and his work, Christoph Wolff, (electronic resource)

Bach's musical universe : the composer and his work, Christoph Wolff, (electronic resource)

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Bach's musical universe : the composer and his work
Title
Bach's musical universe
Title remainder
the composer and his work
Statement of responsibility
Christoph Wolff
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Author
Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
"A comprehensive and fascinating study of the overall creative output of Johann Sebastian Bach, capturing the essence of his art. In this companion volume to his Pulitzer Prize-finalist biography, Johann Sebastian Bach: The Learned Musician, leading Bach scholar Christoph Wolff contextualizes his famous subject by delving deeply into the composer's rich collection of music. Emerging from this complex and massive oeuvre, Bach's Musical Universe is a focused discussion of a meaningful selection of compositions- from the famous Well-Tempered Clavier, violin and cello solos, and Brandenburg Concertos to the St. Matthew Passion, Art of Fugue, and B- Minor Mass. Unlike any study undertaken before, this book details Bach's creative process across the various instrumental and vocal genres, and centers on what the composer himself judiciously presented in carefully designed benchmark collections and individual works- all consequential to Bach's musical art. Tracing Bach's evolution as a composer, Wolff compellingly illuminates the ideals and legacy of this giant of classical music in a new, refreshing light for everyone, from the amateur to the virtuoso"--
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Wolff, Christoph
Dewey number
780.92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML410.B13
LC item number
W63 2020eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian
  • MUSIC / History & Criticism
Label
Bach's musical universe : the composer and his work, Christoph Wolff, (electronic resource)
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
Edition
First edition.
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1 online resource
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9780393651799
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unknown
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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illustrations
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6a5bb500-72af-4d29-842c-bb242d5b71cd
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Specific material designation
remote
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(OCoLC)1150256315
Label
Bach's musical universe : the composer and his work, Christoph Wolff, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780393651799
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
6a5bb500-72af-4d29-842c-bb242d5b71cd
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1150256315

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