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Unformatted text preview: -Baroque period interested in doctrine of the affections-Felt like different types of music will allow people to feel emotions-Polyphonic texture – more movement happening in the bass Bach-Born into a large successful music family-early years got training from older brother and father – wrote all musical genre of today except opera-huge output of music – very high quality music through whole career-One of most famous composers of all times-Well steeped in Lutheran hymns-Virtuoso on the organ 3 parts in career-Composition 1703 – 17 – organist 1717 – 23 – Cothen -> instrumental 1723 – 50 – Leipzig...
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This note was uploaded on 09/04/2008 for the course MUS 4 taught by Professor Mcallister during the Spring '08 term at UCSD.
- Spring '08