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A Mirror to the Human Condition

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J. S. Bach’s sacred cantatas comprise the single largest category of his output. A Mirror to the Human Condition is a lucid account of the ways in which this technically dazzling and deeply expressive music both responds to its religious subject-matter and yet is not bounded by it; the moral and aesthetic aspirations of these works belong in a wider cultural context. Each chapter explores a different aspect of the world-view contained in the cantatas, with numerous examples showing how Bach makes his own contribution to the meaning of his texts. Additional insights from other disciplines help to create a panoramic view of Bach’s enduring achievement.
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Product Details

Edition
Second Edition
Published
December 31, 2011
Language
English
Pages
280
File Format
PDF
File Size
1.72 MB

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Supported Devices Windows PC/PocketPC, Mac OS, Linux OS, Apple iPhone/iPod Touch... (See More)
# of Devices Unlimited
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Printable? Yes
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