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Title: Bach Edition - Organ works/Orgelwerke
Otros títulos: Toccata & Fuga BWV 565
Praeludium & Fuga BWV 548
"Allein Gott in der Höh' sie Ehr" BWV 711-715/717
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Johann Sebastian Bach; Hans Fagius
Código CDU: Ba.27
Forma Musical: Toccatas ; Canons, fugues, etc. (Organ) ; Organ music ; Chorale preludes.
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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Toccata con Fug ... Moll BWV 565-Completo.wav 9:00 90.83Mb WAV audio WAV
Bicinium BWV 711-Completo.wav 3:13 32.45Mb WAV audio WAV
Fuga BWV 716-Completo.wav 2:21 23.73Mb WAV audio WAV
Fuga BWV 717-Completo.wav 3:06 31.29Mb WAV audio WAV
Chorale setting BWV 715-Completo.wav 1:48 18.21Mb WAV audio WAV
Concerto in C major, C Dur BWV 594-Completo.wav 17:52 180.3Mb WAV audio WAV
Fuga in B minor ... elli) BWV 579-Completo.wav 4:50 48.83Mb WAV audio WAV
Fantasia sopra ... den'' BWV 718-Completo.wav 5:00 50.41Mb WAV audio WAV
Erbarm dich mei ... Gott BWV 721-Completo.wav 2:44 27.64Mb WAV audio WAV
Herr Jesu Chris ... wend BWV 726-Completo.wav 59 9.936Mb WAV audio WAV
Jesu, meine Zuversicht BWV 728-Completo.wav 2:24 24.16Mb WAV audio WAV
Wir glauben all an einen Gott BWV 765-Completo.wav 2:28 24.86Mb WAV audio WAV
Trio in G major, G Dur BWV 1027a-Completo.wav 3:18 33.26Mb WAV audio WAV
Praeludium et F ... Moll BWV 548-Completo.wav 14:04 141.9Mb WAV audio WAV

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