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Author Melamed, Daniel R.

Title Hearing Bach's Passions / Daniel R. Melamed.

Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2005.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    783.3 Bach,J MEL    Available
Description xi, 178 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-171) and index.
Contents Performing forces and their significance. Vocal forces in Bach's Passions ; Singers and roles in Bach's Passions -- Passions in performance. The double chorus in the St. Matthew Passion BWV 244 ; Which St. John Passion BWV 245? ; A St. Mark Passion makes the rounds -- Phantom Passions. Parody and reconstruction : the St. Mark Passion BWV 247 ; Bach/not Bach : the anonymous St. Luke Passion BWV 246.
Subject Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Passions.
Passion music -- Analysis, appreciation.
ISBN 0195169336 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780195169331 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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