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Title J.S. Bach and the oratorio tradition / edited by Daniel R. Melamed.

Imprint Urbana, [IL] : University of Illinois Press, c2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    783.3 Bach,J JSB    Available
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    783.3 Bach,J JSB    Available
Description 152 p. : ill., music ; 28 cm.
Series Bach perspectives, 1072-1924 ; v. 8
Bach perspectives ; v. 8.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Under the spell of opera? : Bach's oratorio trilogy / Christoph Wolff -- Johann Sebastian Bach and Barthold Heinrich Brockes / Daniel R. Melamed -- Drama and discourse : the form and function of chorale tropes in Bach's oratorios / Markus Rathey -- Oratorio on five afternoons : from the L©ơbeck Abendmusiken to Bach's Christmas oratorio / Kerala J. Snyder -- The triumph of "instrumental melody" : aspects of musical poetics in Bach's St. John passion / Laurence Dreyfus -- Bach's Ascension oratorio : God's kingdoms and their representation / Eric Chafe.
Subject Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Weihnachts-Oratorium.
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Johannespassion.
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen.
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Oratorios.
Oratorios -- Analysis, appreciation.
Added Author Melamed, Daniel R.
ISBN 9780252035845

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