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J. S. Bach and the German Motet

  • Author: Melamed, Daniel R.

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Contents

  • List of tables
  • List of music examples
  • List of figures
  • Preface
  • List of abbreviations
  • Introduction
  • Part I . The Term and Concept 'Motet':
  • 1. The term 'motet' in the first half of the eighteenth century
  • 2. J. S. Bach's use of the term 'motet'
  • Part II . Bach's Motets:
  • 3. Bach's motets and their relation to the genre
  • 4. Bach's earlier motets: rethinking authorship and dating
  • 5. Bach's later motets: rethinking compositional history
  • 6. Chronology, style, and performance practice of Bach's motets
  • Part III . Motet Style in Bach's Concerted Compositions:
  • 7. The concept of the motet-like movement
  • 8. Motet style in Bach's church cantatas
  • 9. Motet style in Bach's Latin works and oratorios
  • 10. Bach's use of motet style in concerted works
  • Part IV . Bach's Contact with Seventeenth-Century Motets:
  • 11. The history of the Altbachisches Archiv
  • 12. J. S. Bach and the Altbachisches Archiv
  • 13. Sebastian Knupfer, 'Erforsche mich, Gott'
  • Appendix
  • Bibliography
  • Index of J. S. Bach's works
  • Index of manuscript music sources
  • General Index.