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St Matthew Passion

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ISBN-13: 9790007142025

Edition: N/A

Authors: Johann Sebastian Bach, Klaus Hofmann

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List price: $14.50
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 7/1/2013
Binding: Sheet Music 
Pages: 232
Size: 7.48" wide x 10.63" long x 0.59" tall
Weight: 1.254
Language: English

Composer, organist, and the most famous of an illustrious family of German musicians, Johann Sebastian Bach was born in 1685. He was a master of polyphonic baroque music-a musical form characterized by the use of multiple parts in harmony and by an ornate, exuberant style. Bach's father, Johann Ambrosius, taught his son to play the violin at a very early age. At age 10, after both of his parents died, Bach lived with his brother Johann Christoph, an organist, who taught him to play keyboard instruments. Bach's musical genius, however, soon surpassed his brother's skill. During his lifetime, Bach was known more for his skill as an organist than as a composer. His fame as a composer did not…