Bach : music in the castle of heaven / John Eliot Gardiner.
- ISBN: 9780375415296 (hbk.)
- ISBN: 0375415297 (hbk.)
- Description: xxxiv, 628 pages, 24 unnumbered pages : illustrations (chiefly color), map ; 25 cm
- Edition: First United States edition.
- Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.
- 5 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).
- 1 copy at Gloucester. (Show all copies)
0 current holds with 6 total copies.
|Library||Location||Call Number||Status||Due Date|
|Gloucester||Adult Nonfiction||780.92/Bach (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Beverly Main||NEW||ML 410 .B1 G34 2013 (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Gordon College||Lobby New Book||ML 410 .B1 G34 2013 (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Merrimack College||Stacks (3rd)||ML410.B1 G34 2013 (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|Peabody Main||Adult Nonfiction||ML 410 .B1 G34 2013 (Text to phone)||Checked out||11/12/2014|
|Stoneham||Adult Nonfiction Lower Level||780.92 BAC (Text to phone)||Available||-|
|General Note:|| "Originally published in Great Britain as Music in the castle of heaven, by Allen Lane"--Title page verso.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Contents Note:|| Under the cantor's gaze -- Germany on the brink of enlightenment -- The Bach gene -- The class of '85 -- The mechanics of faith -- The incorrigible cantor -- Bach at his workbench -- Cantatas or coffee? -- Cycles and seasons -- First Passion -- His "Great Passion" -- Collision and collusion -- The habit of perfection -- "Old Bach."
|Summary:|| "From one of Bach's greatest living interpreters, a landmark study which explains in ... detail how the composer worked, how his music is constructed, how it achieves its effects--and what it can tell us about Bach the man"-- Provided by publisher.
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