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Cantata No. 140 : Norton Critical Scores - Johann Sebastian Bach

Cantata No. 140

Norton Critical Scores


Published: 17th January 1972
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Music examples and charts illustrate the analyses, and each essay is fully annotated by the editor. In some cases, the results of the original research by the editor or by others working in the field are published here for the first time. Much of the material has never before appeared in English.

A score embodying the best available musical text.

Historical background-what is known of the circumstances surrounding the origin of the work, including (where relevant) original source material.

A detailed analysis of the music, by the editor of the volume or another well-known scholar.

Other significant analytic essays and critical comments, exposing the student to a variety of opinions about the music.

Prefacep. vii
Historical Background
The New Chronology of Bach's Vocal Musicp. 3
The History and Dating of Cantata No. 140p. 51
The History of the Hymn and Its Melodyp. 55
The Score of Cantata No. 140p. 59
Textual Notep. 102
The Chorale Melody as Used by Bachp. 109
The Remainder of the Text and the Overall Form of the Cantatap. 110
p. 113
p. 123
p. 128
p. 135
p. 141
p. 144
p. 148
Views and Comments
Carl von Winterfeldp. 153
Carl Hermann Bitterp. 156
Philipp Spittap. 158
Albert Schweitzerp. 159
Andre Pirrop. 161
C. Hubert H. Parryp. 163
W. G. Whittakerp. 166
Friedrich Smendp. 169
Karl Geiringerp. 170
Alfred Durrp. 171
Bibliographyp. 174
Index to the New Chronology of Bach's Vocal Music by BWV Numbersp. 177
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ISBN: 9780393095555
ISBN-10: 039309555X
Series: Norton Critical Scores
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 192
Published: 17th January 1972
Publisher: WW Norton & Co
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 20.8 x 15.7  x 1.3
Weight (kg): 0.25
Edition Number: 1