C.P.E. Bach Studies
C. P. E. Bach Studies collects together nine wide-ranging essays by leading scholars of eighteenth-century music. Offering fresh perspectives on one of the towering figures of the period, the authors explore Bach's music in its cultural contexts, and show in diverse and complementary ways the reciprocal relationship between Bach's work and contemporary literary, theological, and aesthetic debates. Topics include Bach's relation to theories of sensibility and the sublime; the free fantasy and concepts of self and being; and Bach's engagement with music history and the legacy of his predecessors. Wider questions of C. P. E. Bach reception also play an important part in the book, which explores not only the interpretation of Bach's music in his time, but also its reception over the two centuries since his death.
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Abhandlung Allegro Allgemeine aria Auferstehung Bach’s Bach’s music Bachists Benda Berlin Breitkopf Briefe und Dokumente Burney Burney’s C. P. E. Bach Carl Philipp Emanuel catalogue century Charles Burney choral chord Christoph clavichord Clavier Clavierwerke-Verzeichnis composer composition contrapuntal copy counterpoint Cramer death Diderot difﬁcult eighteenth-century Empﬁndung Empﬁndungen essay example f¨ur fantasia father ﬁgure ﬁnal ﬁnd ﬁrst Forkel free fantasia Fuge fugue Geistliche Georg Benda Gerstenberg Gott Graun Hamburg Hamburgischer Hamlet harmony Haydn Heilig Heinrich Ibid inﬂuence J. S. Bach Jesus Johann Sebastian Johann Sebastian Bach Kirnberger Klopstock Kunst der Fuge Leipzig letter Liebhaber Lieder major Marpurg melody Mendelssohn minor modulation monologues Moses Mendelssohn musician Musik Musikalisches oratorio Passion Philipp Emanuel Bach piece plates published Ramler recitative reﬂected Reichardt reprint Sammlung Schweitzer Sebastian Bach Sechs signiﬁcance Socrates sonatas Sonaten song soul stanzas Sturm style sublime Suchalla Tragelaph trans uber University Press Versuch voice vols Wilhelm