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The musician in literature in the age of Bach

Stephen Rose

The musician in literature in the age of Bach

by Stephen Rose

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social conditions,
  • German literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • Musicians in literature,
  • Musicians

  • Edition Notes

    StatementStephen Rose
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPT295 .R67 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 237 p. :
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24893021M
    ISBN 101107004284
    ISBN 109781107004283
    LC Control Number2010037468
    OCLC/WorldCa664258870

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The Musician in Literature in the Age of Bach. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, x + pp. + 6 illus. $ Review by MARKUS RATHEY, YALE UNIVERSITY. Stephen Rose's excellent book explores the image and the social status of musicians in Germany from the second half of the seventeenth to the middle of the eighteenth century.

The Musician in Literature in the Age of Bach Using novels and autobiographies from Bach’s Germany, Stephen Rose suggests new ways of interpreting the lives and social status of musicians.

The study focuses on satirical novels written by musicians that describe the lives of. A former director of the Bach Archive in Leipzig, Germany, he is the author of numerous works of music history including Johann Sebastian Bach: The Learned Musician, finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Biography, and Mozart at the Gateway to His Fortune: Serving the Emperor, –, winner of the ASCAP Deems Taylor Award.

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teacher, one could think that music was one of. Synopsis. Born on Ma (N.S.), in Eisenach, Thuringia, Germany, Johann Sebastian Bach had a prestigious musical lineage and took on various organist positions during the early 18th Born: Johann Sebastian Bach (31 March [O.S.

21 March] – 28 July ) was a German composer and musician of the Baroque is known for instrumental compositions such as the Brandenburg Concertos and the Goldberg Variations, and for vocal music such as the St Matthew Passion and the Mass in B the 19th-century Bach Revival he is generally regarded as one of the greatest Born: 21 March (O.S.), 31 March (N.S.).

The Musician in Literature in the Age of Bach. By Stephen Rose. Butt, J. () The Musician in Literature in the Age of Bach. By Stephen Rose.

No abstract available. Item Type: Book Reviews: Status: Published: Refereed: Yes: Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID: Butt, Professor John: Authors: Butt, J.

College/School: College of Arts > School of Author: John Butt. Best Books on Bach I grew to become an adept of Bach last year and read several books that I loved. Perhaps they will be of interest to folks wanting to learn more about this iconic and fascinating composer at the core of baroque music and a key influence on the classical and romantic waves that followed.

Johann Sebastian Bach book. Read 57 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Although we have heard the music of J. Bach in countless p /5. It also considers the autobiographies written by contemporaries of J.S. Bach, particularly those life-stories collected in Johann Mattheson’s Grundlage einer Ehrenpforte ().

These narratives represent musicians variously as picaresque outcasts, honorable craft. Val Wilmer was an ordinary English white girl born in the s, who fell in love with jazz and wrote about it professionally from the age of This book was written in and I read it in Author: Tim Burgess.

Johann Sebastian Bach, (born March 21 [Ma New Style],Eisenach, Thuringia, Ernestine Saxon Duchies [Germany]—died JLeipzig), composer of the Baroque era, the most celebrated member of a large family of north German gh he was admired by his contemporaries primarily as an outstanding harpsichordist, organist, and expert on organ.

This is a great book, the illustrations are funny and kids love the humorous bits and pieces. The information is presented in a very effective manner. I started my children very early on with music theory and can honestly say that all the books in the series serve as a great introduction to this field especially for younger children (age 4 onward)/5(32).

Many kids love to sing, write songs, play music, and even create their own homemade instruments. And some children are curious about the lives of famous singers, songwriters, and musicians.

We've gathered up a great collection of books, activities, apps, and websites for learning all about music and musicians. Try pairing fiction with nonfiction books and exploring different genres (like. Bach to Books is the name for the Friends’-sponsored arts and humanities series offered at the library, free to the community.

Artists, writers, and musicians appear at the library and share their talents. The main goal of Bach to Books is to share a variety of programs featuring music, dance, visual arts, literature, history and more with the people of our community for their enjoyment and.

Books about Bach & his Music: This section of the Bach Cantatas Website (BCW) contains Reviews & Discussions of Books about J.S. Bach & his music, most of which have been compiled from the Bach Cantatas Mailing List (BCML) & Bach Recordings Mailing List (BRML). Johann Sebastian Bach (sābäs´tyän bäkh), –, German composer and organist, ch; one of the greatest and most influential composers of the Western world.

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Glenn Herbert Gould (/ ɡ uː l d /; 25 September – 4 October ) was a Canadian pianist who became one of the best-known and most-celebrated classical pianists of the 20th century. He was renowned as an interpreter of the keyboard works of Johann Sebastian 's playing was distinguished by a remarkable technical proficiency and a capacity to articulate the contrapuntal.

Johann Sebastian Bach was a German composer and organist of the Baroque period. His contemporaries admired him for his talent as a musician but thought his compositions were old-fashioned.

A rediscovery of his work in the early 19th century led to the so-called Bach revival, in which he came to be seen as one of the greatest composers of all time.

the social history of music: his book The Musician in Literature in the Age of Bach (Cambridge University Press, ) uses hitherto overlooked novels to uncover .in my opinion, this book fits the category you are asking Classical Music: The 50 Greatest Composers and Their 1, Greatest Works MAKE A SOUND INVESTMENT IN CLASSICAL MUSIC Who are the ten most important classical composers?

Who in the world was.baroque, in music, a style that prevailed from the last decades of the 16th cent. to the first decades of the 18th cent. Its beginnings were in the late 16th-century revolt against polyphony that gave rise to the accompanied recitative and to opera and recitative came the figured bass, used consistently in ensemble music throughout the baroque era.