The Organ Music of J. S. Bach: Volume 2

The Organ Music of J. S. Bach: Volume 2

by Peter Williams
     
 

Taking account of Bach scholarship of the past twenty-five years, the first two volumes of Peter Williams's classic study of Bach's organ works are fully revised. This work is a piece-by-piece commentary on this ever-popular repertoire, demonstrating the music's unique qualities and how we might hear and play it today. The book follows the order of the Bach catalog

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Taking account of Bach scholarship of the past twenty-five years, the first two volumes of Peter Williams's classic study of Bach's organ works are fully revised. This work is a piece-by-piece commentary on this ever-popular repertoire, demonstrating the music's unique qualities and how we might hear and play it today. The book follows the order of the Bach catalog (BWV): beginning with the sonatas, followed by the "free works" and the chorales, and ending with the doubtful works, including the "newly discovered chorales" of
1985.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521215176
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/13/1980
Series:
Cambridge Studies in Music Series
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
6.85(w) x 9.72(h) x 0.91(d)

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