Kassler, Michael: The English Bach Awakening (Ashgate Books) Hardback


Catalogue No: 9781840146660

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Subtitle: Knowledge of J.S. Bach & his Music in England, 1750–1830 Music in Nineteenth-Century Britain

Department: Biographies & Reference - Books & Literature (Classical)

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Contents: Chronology of the English Bach Awakening; The dawn of the English Bach Awakening manifested in sources of the '48', Yo Tomita; The English translations of Forkel's Life of Bach, Michael Kassler; Kollmann's proof of the regularity of Bach's Chromatic Fantasy, Michael Kassler; Samuel Wesley and the English Bach Awakening, Philip Olleson; The Bachists of 1810: subscribers to the Wesley/Horn edition of the '48', Michael Kassler; Pursuit of perfection: stages of revision of the Wesley/Horn '48', Yo Tomita; Samuel Wesley as analyst of Bach's fugues, Yo Tomita; Portraits of Bach in England before 1830, Michael Kassler; Appendix; Indexes.