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Johann Sebastian Bach : his life and work

Author: Martin Geck; John Hargraves
Publisher: Orlando, Fla. : Harcourt, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Offers a comprehensive analysis of the life and work of composer Johann Sebastian Bach, exploring his innovations in harmony and counterpoint, interactions with other musicians, boyhood in St. Michael's Cloister, impact on world music, and other related topics.
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Named Person: Johann Sebastian Bach
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Geck; John Hargraves
ISBN: 0151006482 9780151006489
OCLC Number: 76948360
Description: p. cm.
Other Titles: Bach.
Responsibility: by Martin Geck ; translated from the German by John Hargraves.

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Follows the course of Johann Sebastian Bach's career - from his humble beginnings as an organ tuner and self-taught musician, to his role as Kapellmeister and cantor of St Thomas' Church in Leipzig.  Read more...

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PRAISE FROM GERMANY FOR "JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH""It's often said that you can't learn to love music by reading books. This book is the exception."--"Die Welt""Fascinating from beginning to Read more...

 
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