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Published: 01 May 2018

176 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190881054

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Listening to Bach

The Mass in B Minor and the Christmas Oratorio

Daniel R. Melamed

  • Explores two of Bach's greatest and most-loved works for voices and instruments, the Mass in B Minor and the Christmas Oratorio
  • Uses works by Bach to examine fundamental problems of listening to 300-year-old music today
  • Supplemented by a companion Web site including copious audio examples
  • Accessible for those with no technical musical knowledge and based on the latest scholarship on Bach's music