6 Quartets, Op.8 (W.B 51-56) (Bach, Johann Christian)
Scores and Parts
La Haye: A. Stechwey; Amsterdam, S. Markordt. n.d..
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Quartet No.6 in B♭ major, W.B 56
Mainz: Schott, 1970. Plate ANT 6.
|Work Title||6 Quartets|
|Alternative Title||Six quatuor a deux violons, ou une flutte, un violon, taille, et basse. Oeuvre IX|
|Composer||Bach, Johann Christian|
|Opus/Catalogue Number||Op.8 ; W.B 51-56|
|Instrumentation||oboe (or flute, violin 1), violin 2, viola, cello (continuo)|
Published for flute only (Welcker 1770, Hummel), oboe only (Sieber 1772), Stechway edition has flute or violin on the title page, oboe or violin on the part, figured basso part. Stechwey edition published as Op.9, all others as Op.8. The numbering of the Stechwey edition is different from the numbering at the top of this page: Stechwey 1 = No.4, Stechwey 2 = No.3, Stechwey 3 = No.1, Stechwey 4 = No.2, Stechwey 5 = No.6, Stechwey 6 = No.5.