Cloth $19.95 ISBN: 9781904341352 Published October 2008 Not for sale in the United Kingdom or Europe
Paper $15.95 ISBN: 9781904341161 Published April 2005 Not for sale in the United Kingdom or Europe

Bach

Martin Geck

Bach
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Martin Geck

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176 pages | 5 x 8
Cloth $19.95 ISBN: 9781904341352 Published October 2008 Not for sale in the United Kingdom or Europe
Paper $15.95 ISBN: 9781904341161 Published April 2005 Not for sale in the United Kingdom or Europe
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) was the father of modern music, a supreme craftsman able to bridge the gap between the music of the Renaissance and the glories of Mozart, Hayden, and Beethoven. Bach expert Martin Geck shows us Bach in his time, offering a portrait of the personal, political and social circumstances that shaped some of the greatest music ever written. It analyses Bach's musical achievement and considers why music such as the "Brandenburg Concertos" and the "St. Matthew Passion" continues to hold its appeal centuries later.
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