Bach Edition - Kunst der Fuge BWV 1080 (Part 1)

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Title: Bach Edition - Kunst der Fuge BWV 1080 (Part 1)
Otros títulos: Kunst der Fuge BWV 1080 (Part 1)
Art of Fugue
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Johann Sebastian Bach; Menno Van Delft
Código CDU: Ba.27
Forma Musical: Canon (Forma musical), Fuga, Clave, Música para
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. Contrapunctus 1, BWV 1080-1.mp3 3:38 2.485Mb Unknown Mp3
2. Contrapunctus 2, BWV 1080-2.mp3 3:50 2.632Mb Unknown Mp3
3. Contrapunctus 3, BWV 1080-3.mp3 3:04 2.099Mb Unknown Mp3
4. Contrapunctus 4, BWV 1080-4.mp3 5:28 3.745Mb Unknown Mp3
5. Contrapunctus 5, BWV 1080-5.mp3 3:39 2.496Mb Unknown Mp3
6. Contrapunctus 6, a 4 BWV 1080-6.mp3 4:40 3.203Mb Unknown Mp3
7. Contrapunctus 7, a 4 BWV 1080-7.mp3 4:51 3.324Mb Unknown Mp3
8. Contrapunctus 8, a 3 BWV 1080-8.mp3 6:17 4.309Mb Unknown Mp3
9. Contrapunctus 9, a 4 BWV 1080-9.mp3 3:25 2.344Mb Unknown Mp3
10. Contrapunctus 10, a 4 BWV 1080-10.mp3 4:45 3.253Mb Unknown Mp3
11. Contrapunctus 11, a 4, BWV 1080-11.mp3 7:00 4.794Mb Unknown Mp3
Kunst der Fuge BWV 1080, Art of Fugue-Completo.wav 1:38:44 996.6Mb WAV audio WAV

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