J.S. Bach at his royal instrument
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J.S. Bach at his royal instrument essays on his organ works by Russell Stinson

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Organ music,
  • History and criticism

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementRussell Stinson
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML410.B1 S855 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25238429M
ISBN 109780199917235
LC Control Number2012007235

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J.S. Bach at His Royal Instrument is not an expensive book. It sets an interesting and important goal – to survey a core area of the repertoire in the light of the ways in which it has been approached since it was written. Stinson does this very well indeed; he has aimed at more than one readership. J. S. Bach at His Royal Instrument: Essays on His Organ Works by Russell Stinson starting at $ J. S. Bach at His Royal Instrument: Essays on His Organ Works has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. Rich in archival data and filled with fascinating anecdotes, J. S. Bach at His Royal Instrument is entirely up-to-date, meticulously annotated and indexed, and eminently readable. This book is essential reading for anyone at all interested in Bach and "the king of instruments.".   During his time at Weimar, Bach wrote "Toccata and Fugue in D Minor," one of his most popular pieces for the organ. He also composed the cantata "Herz und Mund und Tat," or Heart and Mouth and Deed.

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