The Venetian Polychoral Style in the Motets of J. S. Bach and Musical Form of the Text

In the history of music, the Venetian School is considered as the birthplace of the polychoral style. This style of polyphonic composition has an important stylistic development, which leads to concrete forms of Baroque free form polyphony. The compositional techniques characteristic of the Venetian polychoral style can also be found in a multitude of Baroque […]