Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 May 2014

624 Pages | 85 music examples, 3 illustrations, 13 figures


ISBN: 9780199773343

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J. S. Bach's Johannine Theology

The St. John Passion and the Cantatas for Spring 1725

Eric Chafe

  • Written by an internationally renowned Bach scholar
  • Explores Bach's interaction of the special character of John's gospel
  • First work to look at the St. John Passion and the Cantatas for spring 1725 as they would have been originally heard
  • Expands on the author's well-known concept of tonal allegory