About Bach by Gregory S Butler PhD, George Stauffer, Mary Dalton Greer

By Gregory S Butler PhD, George Stauffer, Mary Dalton Greer

That Johann Sebastian Bach is a pivotal determine within the background of Western song is rarely information, and the value of his fulfillment is so enormous that it may be tough to know. In About Bach, fifteen students convey that Bach's value extends from choral to orchestral track, from sacred tune to musical parodies, and likewise to his scribes and scholars, his predecessors and successors. additional, the participants display a variety of musicological methods, starting from shut reports of Bach's offerings of musical shape and libretto to wider analyses of the old and cultural backgrounds that impinged upon his creations and their lasting impact. This quantity makes major contributions to Bach biography, interpretation, pedagogy, and performance.

Contributors are Gregory G. Butler, Jen-Yen Chen, Alexander J. Fisher, Mary Dalton Greer, Robert Hill, Ton Koopman, Daniel R. Melamed, Michael Ochs, Mark Risinger, William H. Scheide, Hans-Joachim Schulze, Douglass Seaton, George B. Stauffer, Andrew Talle, and Kathryn Welter.

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C. ) The Second Part. | Casting of Lots for the Singers. v. 8. And they cast lots for their duties, the smallest as well as the greatest, teacher and pupil alike. ) v. 9. The first lot fell under Asaph to Joseph (together with his sons and brothers, or relatives, they were twelve, for it explicitly states so for the others), the second to Gedaliah, together with his brothers and sons, they were twelve. [Vv. 10-30 continue with the recitation of the disposition of the lots to the twentyfour sons of Asaph, of Heman, and of Jeduthun.

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