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Bach and the Patterns of Invention Hardcover - 1997

by Dreyfus, Laurence


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In this interpretation of the music of J.S. Bach, we gain a picture of the composer as a critic of his age. By reading Bach's music against the grain of contemporaries such as Vivaldi and Telemann, Laurence Dreyfus explains how Bach's approach to musical invention in a variety of genres posed a fundamental challenge to Baroque aesthetics.

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  • Title Bach and the Patterns of Invention
  • Author Dreyfus, Laurence
  • Binding Hardcover
  • Edition First Edition
  • Pages 288
  • Publisher Harvard University Press, Cumbreland, Rhode Island, U.S.A.
  • Date 02/01/1997
  • ISBN 9780674060050
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Second printing. Volume, measuring approximately 7.5" x 10.5", is bound in burnt orange cloth, with stamped gilt lettering to spine. Book displays very light shelfwear. Previous owner's name appears at top outside corner of front flyleaf. Interior is otherwise clean and bright. Dust jacket exhibits light shelfwear. 270 pages."In this major new interpretation of the music of J. S. Bach, we gain a striking picture of the composer as a unique critic of his age. By reading Bach's music "against the grain" of contemporaries such as Vivaldi and Telemann, Laurence Dreyfus explains how Bach's approach to musical invention in a variety of genres posed a fundamental challenge to Baroque aesthetics."Invention"--the word Bach and his contemporaries used for the musical idea that is behind or that generates a composition--emerges as an invaluable key in Dreyfus's analysis. Looking at important pieces in a range of genres, including concertos, sonatas, fugues, and vocal works, he focuses on the fascinating… Read More
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