Bach Edition - Viola da Gamba Sonatas

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Title: Bach Edition - Viola da Gamba Sonatas
Otros títulos: Viola da Gamba Sonatas
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Johann Sebastian Bach; John Dornenburg; Malcom Proud
Código CDU: Ba.27
Forma Musical: Sonatas (Viola da gamba and harpsichord) ; Canons, fugues, etc. (Harpsichord).
Abstract: Johann Sebastian Bach was better known as a virtuoso organist than as a composer in his day. His sacred music, organ and choral works, and other instrumental music had an enthusiasm and seeming freedom that concealed immense rigor. Bach's use of counterpoint was brilliant and innovative, and the immense complexities of his compositional style—which often included religious and numerological symbols that seem to fit perfectly together in a profound puzzle of special codes—still amaze musicians today. Many consider him the greatest composer of all time. Bach was born in Eisenach in 1685. He was taught to play the violin and harpsichord by his father, Johann Ambrosius, a court trumpeter in the service of the Duke of Eisenach. Young Johann was not yet ten when his father died, leaving him orphaned. He was taken in by his recently married oldest brother, Johann Christoph, who lived in Ohrdruf. Because of his excellent singing voice, Bach attained a position at the Michaelis monastery at ...


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1. Sonata in G major BWV1027-Adagio.mp3 4:09 2.847Mb Unknown Mp3
2. Sonata in G ... 7-Allegro ma non tanto.mp3 3:55 2.682Mb Unknown Mp3
3. Sonata in G major BWV1027-Andante.mp3 2:48 1.915Mb Unknown Mp3
4. Sonata in G major BWV1027-Allegro moderato.mp3 3:23 2.321Mb Unknown Mp3
5. Sonata in D major BWV1027-(Adagio).mp3 2:15 1.542Mb Unknown Mp3
6. Sonata in D major BWV1027-(Allegro).mp3 4:19 2.955Mb Unknown Mp3
7. Sonata in D major BWV1027-Andante.mp3 5:28 3.743Mb Unknown Mp3
8. Sonata in D major BWV1027-Allegro.mp3 4:44 3.247Mb Unknown Mp3
9. Prelude & Fugue in A minor BWV894-Prelude.mp3 7:06 4.865Mb Unknown Mp3
10. Prelude & Fugue in A minor BWV894-Fugue.mp3 5:21 3.673Mb Unknown Mp3
11. Sonata in G minor BWV1029-Vivace.mp3 5:55 4.058Mb Unknown Mp3
12. Sonata in G minor BWV1029-Adagio.mp3 6:21 4.355Mb Unknown Mp3
13. Sonata in G minor BWV1029-Allegro.mp3 4:13 2.891Mb Unknown Mp3
Sonata in G major BWV1027-Completo.wav 14:07 142.5Mb WAV audio WAV
Sonata in D major BWV1027-Completo.wav 335.1Mb WAV audio WAV
Prelude& Fugue in A minor BWV894-Completo.wav 12:24 125.2Mb WAV audio WAV
Sonata in G minor BWV1029-Completo.wav 330.8Mb WAV audio WAV

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