Bach Perspectives, Volume 10: Bach and the Organ by Matthew Dirst

By Matthew Dirst

The respectable book of the yank Bach Society, Bach views pioneers new parts of analysis into the existence, occasions, and track of the grasp composer. In quantity 10 of the sequence, Matthew Dirst edits a suite of groundbreaking essays exploring a number of facets of Bach's organ-related actions. Lynn Edwards Butler reconsiders Bach's record on Johann Scheibe's organ at St. Paul's Church in Leipzig. Robin Leaver clarifies the most likely provenance and goal of a suite of chorale harmonizations copied in Dresden. George Stauffer investigates the methods a variety of self sufficient trio hobbies served Bach as an artist and instructor. In separate contributions, Christoph Wolff and Gregory Butler search the origins of concerted Bach cantata routine spotlighting the organ and suggest relatives bushes of either mum or dad works and offspring. ultimately, Matthew Cron presents a extensive cultural body for such items and notes how their elements interact in a bigger discourse concerning the German Baroque organ's intimation of heaven.

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