Bach Interpretation: Articulation Marks in Primary Sources of J. S. Bach

Bach Interpretation: Articulation Marks in Primary Sources of J. S. Bach

JohnButt / Jun 03, 2020

Bach Interpretation Articulation Marks in Primary Sources of J S Bach This study is a comprehensive assessment of J S Bach s use of articulation marks i e slurs and dots in the large body of primary sources Dr Butt analyses the role of such markings within the compositi

  • Title: Bach Interpretation: Articulation Marks in Primary Sources of J. S. Bach
  • Author: JohnButt
  • ISBN: 9780521031806
  • Page: 343
  • Format: Paperback
  • This study is a comprehensive assessment of J S Bach s use of articulation marks i.e slurs and dots in the large body of primary sources Dr Butt analyses the role of such markings within the compositional process, how they relate to the norms of articulation of the period, and how they might assist us in a deeper understanding and evaluation of Bach s style With itsThis study is a comprehensive assessment of J S Bach s use of articulation marks i.e slurs and dots in the large body of primary sources Dr Butt analyses the role of such markings within the compositional process, how they relate to the norms of articulation of the period, and how they might assist us in a deeper understanding and evaluation of Bach s style With its extensive catalogue of the most common slurring patterns based on a study of over 100 concerted vocal works, this book is invaluable both for performers on all baroque instruments, and for scholars with an interest in Bach s style and source studies It also contributes to our perception of Bach s position in music history the purpose of music in the Lutheran Germany of Bach s time and its rhetorical power the close relationship between composer and performer within the context of practical music and the functions and development of notation.

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      • JohnButt

        John Butt is Gardiner Professor of Music at the University of Glasgow and musical director of Edinburgh s Dunedin Consort As an undergraduate at Cambridge University, he held the office of organ scholar at King s College Continuing as a graduate student working on the music of Bach he received his PhD in 1987 He was subsequently a lecturer at the University of Aberdeen and a Fellow of Magdalene College Cambridge, joining the faculty at UC Berkeley in 1989 as University Organist and Professor of Music.In autumn 1997 he returned to Cambridge as a University Lecturer and Fellow of King s College, and in October 2001 he took up his current post at Glasgow.


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