Attribution to C.P.E. Bach is dubious. - see note below.
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|Work Title||Fantasia sopra 'Jesu meines Lebens Leben', H.639|
|Composer||Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel|
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.||HeilB 639; Wq.n.v. 19|
|I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No.||ICB 38|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Classical|
|Instrumentation||oboe, 2 treble instruments, continuo/bass instrument (see below)|
Similar to several chorale preludes for oboe and organ by other composers from this time, however Bruce Haynes suggests that the bass line is too complex to be played on a pedal keyboard. He aslo attributes the work to J.S. Bach, based on stylistic grounds.