J.S. Bach: The Complete Cantatas

J.S. Bach: The Complete Cantatas

By: Richard Stokes (author), Martin Neary (author), Johann Sebastian Bach (author)Paperback

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This volume contains parallel texts and translations of all Bach's church and secular cantatas that have come down to us complete. The volume also includes a short glossary of geographical and mythological names, a list of dedicatees of the secular cantatas, a list of the poets with their dates, and an introduction to the cantatas by Martin Neary, formerly organist of Winchester Cathedral and Westminster Abbey.

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Richard Stokes teaches languages at Westminster School, London, coaches singers in the interpretation of Lieder, and gives frequent lectures on song composers. He is the co-author of books on German, French and Spanish song, including The Spanish Song Companion to be published by Scarecrow Press.


Chapter 1 Preface Chapter 2 Introduction Chapter 3 The Complete Church and Secular Cantatas Chapter 4 Glossary Chapter 5 Dedicatees of Bach's Secular Cantatas Chapter 6 The Poets Chapter 7 The Cantatas in Alphabetical Order

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/11/2000
  • ISBN13: 9780810839335
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 404
  • ID: 9780810839335
  • weight: 858
  • ISBN10: 0810839334

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