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Title:Bach as humanist: the influences of the classics and court aesthetics on the design of the six Brandenburg Concertos, BWV 1046-1051
Author(s):Leonard, Michael F.
Director of Research:Alexander, Charles Reid
Doctoral Committee Chair(s):Moersch, Charlotte Mattax
Doctoral Committee Member(s):Ward, Tom; Tipei, Sever; Koopman, Ton
Department / Program:Music
Discipline:Music
Degree Granting Institution:University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Degree:A.Mus.D.
Genre:Dissertation
Subject(s):Bach
Humanism
Abstract:This dissertation explores J. S. Bach's Six Brandenburg Concertos in the light of a Bildprogrammatik, governed by the same principles that defined arrangements of Baroque art and sculpture, and with the royal hunt as its central motive, carrying the themes of victory, glory, and immortality.
Issue Date:2015-04-24
Type:Thesis
URI:http://hdl.handle.net/2142/78492
Rights Information:Copyright 2015 Michael Leonard
Date Available in IDEALS:2015-07-22
Date Deposited:May 2015


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