Contributors to Understanding Bach
Donald Burrows UB 6 (2011) is Professor of Music at the Open University, and a leading scholar of the music of George Frideric Handel. He read History and Music at Trinity Hall, Cambridge and completed his PhD at the Open University in 1981. He is Vice-President of the Händel-Gesellschaft, and Chairman of the Handel Institute. He has published numerous critical editions and books including The Cambridge Companion to Handel (Cambridge, 1997), Händel and the English Chapel Royal (Oxford, 2005), and Handel (Oxford, 2nd edition, 2012).
Richard Jones UB 3 (2008) is an English Bach scholar well known for his editions and translations, among which are the edition of Clavierübung I (Neue Bach-Ausgabe), the edition of Das Wohltemperierte Klavier (Associated Board), and his recent translation of Alfred Dürr’s classic Die Kantaten von J. S. Bach. The first volume of his two-volume work The Creative Development of J. S. Bach was published in December 2006.