Carl Philipp Emmanuel Bach : a biography / produced by Peter Winkler.

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Carl Philipp Emmanuel Bach : a biography / produced by Peter Winkler.
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Historical biography of the life and work of C.P.E. Bach. Includes musical examples of his work.

r.1. The originality of his style (67 min.) -- r.2. His keyboard compsotions and four 1740s sonatas (57 min.) -- r.3. In the court of Frederic the Great of Prussia (67 min.) -- r.4. An analysis of his Magnificat (64 min.) -- r.5. His Versuch uber die wahre art, das Clavier zu spielen (51 min.) -- r.6. More readings from C.P.E. Bach's keyboard treatise (62 min.) -- r.7. His two boncerti (60 min.) -- r.8. A look at his life (59 min.) -- r.9. Reading of Dr. Charles Burney's 1773 account of his visit with C.P.E. Bach (62 min.) -- r.10. Five of the Kenner und Liebhaber sonatas (55 min.) -- r.11. His Fantasies and Improvisation (48 min.) -- r.12. Works composed in the 1780s (60 min.) -- r.13. Three works from C.P.E. Bach's last year, 1788 (58 min.).

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KPFA, 18 June-3 Sept. 1970.
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13 reels (770 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, mono.
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Los Angeles : Pacifica Radio Archive, 1970.
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