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Bach Perspectives, Volume 11
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Bach Perspectives, Volume 11: J. S. Bach and His Sons

Mary Oleskiewicz

Abstract

This volume investigates topics surrounding Johann Sebastian Bach and his five musically gifted sons. Robert Marshall takes on a deeply psychological perspective by examining how each of the Bach sons personally dealt with Sebastian’s imposing legacy. Mary Oleskiewicz investigates the Bach family’s connections to historical keyboard instruments and musical venues at the Prussian court of Frederick “the Great.” David Schulenberg argues that Emanuel Bach’s most significant contribution to European music is the large and diverse body of keyboard music he composed for harpsichord, fortepiano, orga ... More

Keywords: Breitkopf, Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, Johann Christian Bach, Frederick “the Great”, Hamburg, Johann Sebastian Bach, keyboards, keyboard music, Leipzig, Wilhelm Friedemann Bach

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2017 Print ISBN-13: 9780252041488
Published to Illinois Scholarship Online: September 2018 DOI:10.5622/illinois/9780252041488.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Mary Oleskiewicz, editor
University of Massachusetts Boston