Book Review: “Reinventing Bach” by Paul Elie
A new spin on a classical composer.
Reviewed By John Wilwol
Comments () | Published September 18, 2012
Book Review: “Reinventing Bach” by Paul Elie
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Price: $30.00

If you’re a classical-music fan, this book could strike the right chord: Paul Elie—author of the award-winning The Life You Save May Be Your Own: A Pilgrimage and senior fellow at Georgetown University’s Berkley Center for Religion, Peace & World Affairs—returns with his second book, Reinventing Bach, which explores the way the composer’s music continues to find new life through advances in technology and contemporary virtuosos.

This article appears in the September 2012 issue of The Washingtonian.


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