Bach among the theologians

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Fortress Press, 1986 - Music - 158 pages
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User Review  - David Grindberg - Goodreads

I read this back when it first came out (1986, I believe). Some of its insight's still walk with me. The chapter on the St Matthew Passion is positively stunning. I was recently in a conversation with ... Read full review

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User Review  - Edward Waverley - Goodreads

The Pietists significantly influenced theology which, in turn, led to a change in music, both inside and outside the church. Jaroslav Pelikan, in his book Bach Among the Theologians observed that ... Read full review


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Jaroslav Pelikan is Sterling Professor of History at Yale University.

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