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Bach : eine Lebensgeschichte in Bildern = a life in pictures / Christoph Wolff ; redaktionelle Mitarbeit, Marion Söhnel & Markus Zepf = editorial assistance, Marion Söhnel & Markus Zepf.

Author/creator Wolff, Christoph author.
Other author/creatorSöhnel, Marion, editor.
Other author/creatorZepf, Markus, 1972- editor.
Other author/creatorBach-Archiv Leipzig, issuing body.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Kassel ; Basel ; London ; New York ; Praha : Bärenreiter, [2017]
Copyright Notice ©2017
Description469 pages : illustrations, facsimiles ; 31 cm.
Supplemental Content Serials: J.S. Bach, Neue Ausgabe sämtlicher Werke (1954)
Supplemental Content Serials: J.S. Bach, Neue Ausgabe sämtlicher Werke, revidierte Edition (2010)
Subject(s)
Parallel title Bach : a life in pictures
Series Bach-Dokumente Band IX erscheint als Band 5 der NBArev
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Works. Selections. 2010 ; Bd. 5. ^A1031261
Bach-Dokumente ; Bd. 9. ^A1044782
Contents Bildnisse von Johann Sebastian Bach = Images of Johann Sebastian Bach -- Eisenach/Ohrdruf/Lüneburg, 1685-1702 ; Weimar/Arnstadt/Mühlhausen, 1703-1708 -- Weimar, 1708-1717 -- Köthen, 1717-1723 -- Leipzig : die 1720er-Jahre = the 1720s --Leipzig : die 1730er-Jahre = the1730s -- Leipzig : die 1740er-Jahre = The 1740s -- Anhang = Appendix.
Abstract "What did Johann Sebastian Bach's world look like? Which people were close to him? Who did he work with? What writings document his life and work? This lavish picture book helps to bridge the 300-year historical gap and vividly brings to life Bach's personal history. The illustrations, mostly in colour, present Bach's life from his beginnings in Eisenach, Ohrdruf and Lüneburg, through his years as an organist in Arnstadt, Mühlhausen and Weimar and his period as Kapellmeister in Cöthen, to his tenure in Leipzig as music director and cantor at St. Thomas's. Expanded legends directly explain the meaning of each picture without the reader having to refer to another section in the book. Short introductions to the various periods of Bach's life, an essay on issues of the Bach iconography, as well as a detailed Appendix round off the volume"--Provided by publisher.
General note"Supplement zu Johann Sebastian Bach Neue Ausgabe sämtlicher Werke, revidierte Edition (NBArev) / herausgegeben vom Bach-Archiv Leipzig. Erscheint als Band 5 der NBArev"--Title page verso.
General notePrimarily illustrative content.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and indexes.
LanguageIn German and English.
Genre/formPortraits.
Genre/formBiographies.
Genre/formFacsimiles.
Genre/formBiographies.
Genre/formBiography.
Genre/formFacsimiles.
Genre/formPictorial works.
LCCN 2017366958
ISBN9783761822807 hardcover
ISBN3761822804 hardcover
Standard identifier# 9783761822807
Publisher numberBVK 2280 Bärenreiter
Publisher number2280 Bärenreiter

Available Items

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Music Music Stacks M3 .B1133 SUPPL. V. 9 ✔ Available Place Hold

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