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Author Yearsley, David Gaynor, author.

Title Sex, death & minuets : Anna Magdalena Bach and her musical notebooks / David Yearsley.

Publication Info. Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2019.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage    780.92 Bach,A YEA    Available
Description xxxv, 324 pages : illustrations, music ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series New material histories of music
New material histories of music.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 295-312) and index.
Contents Magdalena mania -- Music for weddings and beddings -- Death every day : the 1725 notebook and the art of dying -- Fragment and fantasy : Anna Magdalena Bach at the organ -- Bitter bean and loose liessgen : on coffee, cantatas, and unwed daughters -- A widow's song -- Coda : the minuet sings.
Subject Bach, Anna Magdalena, 1701-1760 -- Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc.
Bach, Anna Magdalena, 1701-1760 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Clavier-Büchlein vor Anna Magdalena Bachin.
Notenbüchlein für Anna Magdalena Bach (1725).
Music -- Germany -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
Added Title Sex, death and minuets
ISBN 9780226617701 hardcover alkaline paper
022661770X hardcover alkaline paper

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