Albert Schweitzer: J. S. Bach - Volume One

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Catalogue No: 0486216314
Format: Books | Biography
Volume 1 of 2-volume set. This stimulating narrative traces Bach's life; discusses contemporary artistic and philosophical movements; assesses the work of his predecessors Schutz, Scheidt, Buxtehude, etc., analyzes Bach's own work; and passes on brilliant recommendations for performance — tempo, phrasing, accentuation, dynamics, etc. Translated by Ernest Newman.
ISBN: 9780486216317
Published on: 15 February 2013
No of pages: 464
Language: English
Publisher: Dover Publications