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Author Elie, Paul, 1965-

Title Reinventing Bach / Paul Elie.

Imprint New York [N.Y.] : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Linda Vista Branch Non-Fiction    780.92 BACH,J ELI    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 498 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [419]-478) and index.
Contents Prelude -- Revival -- A man in a room -- Playing together -- Technical transcendence -- Both sides now -- Strange loops -- Postlude : Late adopters.
Summary Elie tells the electrifying story of how musicians of genius have made Bach's music new in our time, at once restoring Bach as a universally revered composer and revolutionizing the ways that music figures into our lives.
Subject Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 -- Criticism and interpretation.
ISBN 9780374281076 (hbk. : alk. paper) : $30.00
0374281076 (hbk. : alk. paper)

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