1) writes David Schulenberg at the outset of his recent, comprehensive study of Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
(hereafter referred to as Bach).
The point is well made by a simple list of 18th-century German composers born before Haydn: Johann Pachelbel (1653-1706), Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767), Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Georg Friedrich Handel (1685-1759), Johann Joachim Quantz (1697-1773), Johann Adolf Hasse (1699-1783), Carl Heinrich Graun (1703-59), Franz Benda (170986), Frederick the Great of Prussia (1712-86), Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
(1714-88), Johann Wenzel Anton Stamitz (1717-57), Johann Friedrich Agricola (1720-74) and Georg Anton Benda (1722-95).
Such was the case when his son Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
first performed the Credo in 1786.
Klopstock, by contrast, struck a chord with an audience that recognized him as a major public figure (Meredith Lee) and Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
flourished in an environment that fostered a commercial dimension to his position as the city's music director (Annette Richards).
Favorite music to play: Beethoven's "Moonlight Sonata" and Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Silbermann is not himself the subject of an essay here, but he looms large in Dieter Krickeberg's essay, 'Das "ungedgtmpfte Register" bei Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
', an intriguing study of the relationship between a specific instrument and the idiomatic music written for it.
In this light, one must consider the possibility that Telemann acted as the Hamburg publishing agent for the Versuch, as he did for the Berlin treatises of Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
(Versuch uber die wahre Art das Clavier zu spielen, i' 1753), Friedrich Wilhelm Marpurg (Abhandlung von der Fuge, i, 1753) and Johann Friedrich Agricola (Anleitung zur Singkunst, 1757).
ERATO has brought out on one disc Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
's Six Organ Sonatas W.
For Bach, it was a thematic catalog of his vocal works (Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
: Thematisch-systematisches Verzeichnis der musikalischen Werke.
Jiri first went to the Prussian court in Berlin, where he joined his brother and where he met and befriended the harpsichordist Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
. Subsequently, he served for 30 years as the court Kapellmeister in Gotha.
Ulrich Leisinger's 'Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
und die musikalische Deklamation' introduces a sequence of six essays on various aspects of Bach's vocal music.
The most famous member of Frederick the Great's musical establishment was undoubtedly Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
, second son of the mighty Johann Sebastian, and court harpsichordist in the King's orchestra.
Suchalla, Briefe von Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
an Johann Gottlob Immanuel Breitkipf und Johann Nikolaus Forkel, Mainzer Studien zur Musikwissenschaff, xix (Tutzing, 1985), pp.252-3, and the discussion in J.
Westphal's own title for his extraordinary collection was Gesammlete Nachrichten yon den Leben und den Werken des Herrn Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach