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Author Dreyfus, Laurence.

Title Bach and the patterns of invention / Laurence Dreyfus.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, c1996.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    780.92 Bach,J DRE    Available
Description 270 p. : ill ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents What is an invention? -- Composing against the grain -- The ideal ritornello -- The status of a genre -- Matters of kind -- Figments of the organicist imagination -- On Bach's style -- Bach as critic of Enlightenment.
Subject Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Composition (Music)
ISBN 0674060059 : $45.00

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