Bach and His Contemporaries - Spring 2019
(Bach and His Contemporaries - Spring 2019)

A deeper exploration of J.S. Bach and 18th-Century Germany's life at court, the church, and the conditions of a professional musician. In addition to Bach and his more famous contemporaries, Handel and Telemann, this course will examine the work of other composers of great fame in their time such as Scarlatti, Caldara, Rameau, Zelenka, Keiser and Hasse.