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J.S. Bachs Great Eighteen Organ Chorales Russell Stinson

J.S. Bachs Great Eighteen Organ Chorales

Russell Stinson

Published February 16th 2012
ISBN : 9781280470264
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171 pages
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This work explores Bachs Great Eighteen organ chorales - among Bachs most celebrated works for organ - from a wide range of historical and analytical perspectives, including the models used by Bach in conceiving the individual pieces, hisMoreThis work explores Bachs Great Eighteen organ chorales - among Bachs most celebrated works for organ - from a wide range of historical and analytical perspectives, including the models used by Bach in conceiving the individual pieces, his subsequent compilation of these works into a col lection, and his compositional process as preserved by the autograph manuscript. The text also considers various issues of performance practice, and provides the first comprehensive examination of the musics reception, its dissemination in manuscript and printed form, and its influence on such composers as Mendelssohn, Schumann, and Brahms.