Bach's Keyboard Suites and Partitas: Analysis and Performance

College of Performing Arts: Mannes

Non-Liberal Arts
Undergraduate Course
Graduate Course
Majors Only
Bach Suites & Partitas
Spring 2024
Taught By: Yuval Shapira
Section: A

CRN: 12008

Credits: 2

In this course, we will explore the Suites and Partitas by J.S. Bach from a variety of perspectives. We will discuss a wide range of analytical topics, such as form, tonal structure, dance rhythms, tempo, character, articulation, and others, and their relations to performance. In addition, we’ll address historical performance practices, and the questions that arise when performing these pieces on a modern instrument. The course will center around class performances and short presentations.

College: College of Performing Arts (CO)

Department: Mannes (MAN)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Group Lessons (G)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 12

Add/Drop Deadline: February 4, 2024 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 16, 2024 (Tuesday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every few minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 3:24am EDT 7/22/2024

Meeting Info:
Days: Wednesday
Times: 2:00pm - 3:40pm
Building: Arnhold Hall 55 W13th
Room: 350
Date Range: 1/24/2024 - 5/8/2024