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Published: 30 November 2000

196 Pages | numerous music examples, line diagrams


ISBN: 9780198162407

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Johann Sebastian Bach's St John Passion

Genesis, Transmission, and Meaning

Alfred Dürr
Translated by Alfred Clayton

  • * First English translation of Dürr's book
  • * Author is the leading German Bach scholar of his generation (born 1918)
  • * The book also includes the complete German libretto of the St John Passion with a facing English translation.
  • * The year 2000 will be the 250th anniversary of Bach's death in 1750.