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|Work Title||6 Symphonies, Op.3|
|Alternative. Title||Six simphonies à deux violons, deux hautbois, deux cors de chasse, alto viola et basse|
|Composer||Bach, Johann Christian|
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.||Op.3 ; W.C 1-6|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Classical|
|Instrumentation||Orchestra: 2 oboes, 2 horns, strings|
According to Grove Music, these were "arr. Bach as Six Overtures Composed and Adapted for the Harpsichord (c1769)". However, RISM uses "overtures" for the 8-part version.