NOTEBOOKS FOR ANNA MAGDALENA BACH PIANO Hardback
In 1721 a 20-year-old soprano employed at the princely court in Kthen married the courts Kapellmeister, set to become the greatest composer of the age.
As his second wife she married into a young family with four children, and a busy household filled with music.
The music book that Johann Sebastian Bach presented to his new wife Anna Magdalena in 1722, and replaced more lavishly in 1725, treats us to a tantalizing glimpse inside this unique family, allowing us to sit beside Bach as a composer, teacher, husband and father.
Over the years, these notebooks became a place for the family to share instructional exercises, favourite pieces
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 184 pages
- Publisher: EDITION PETERS
- Publication Date: 05/07/2019
- ISBN: 9790014126001