Inventions and Sinfonias, BWV 772-801 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Carolus (2017/1/4)

Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, 1720-23.
Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Bach P 610.
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Squin (2010/4/28)

Copyist H.G.M. Darnköhler
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1745-55).
Misc. Notes Toulouse Municipal Library (F-TLm): Res. Mus. B 561.
Introduction in German with Clavierbüchlein text, Johann Sebastian and Wilhelm Friedmann Bach autographs. Copyist's name on f.17 front Conforms to first manuscript in BWV. Dating: Musikforschunginstitut Berlin
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Carolus (2017/1/4)

Editor Carl Czerny (1791–1857)
Publisher. Info. New York: Carl Fischer, 1903. Plate 7158.
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General Information

Work Title Inventions and Sinfonias
Alternative. Title 30 Two and Three-Part Inventions
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 772-801
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 30 pieces in 2 sections
  1. Invention in C major, BWV 772
  2. Invention in C minor, BWV 773
  3. Invention in D major, BWV 774
  4. Invention in D minor, BWV 775
  5. Invention in E-flat major, BWV 776
  6. Invention in E major, BWV 777
  7. Invention in E minor, BWV 778
  8. Invention in F major, BWV 779
  9. Invention in F minor, BWV 780
  10. Invention in G major, BWV 781
  11. Invention in G minor, BWV 782
  12. Invention in A major, BWV 783
  13. Invention in A minor, BWV 784
  14. Invention in B-flat major, BWV 785
  15. Invention in B minor, BWV 786
  1. Sinfonia in C major, BWV 787
  2. Sinfonia in C minor, BWV 788
  3. Sinfonia in D major, BWV 789
  4. Sinfonia in D minor, BWV 790
  5. Sinfonia in E-flat major, BWV 791
  6. Sinfonia in E major, BWV 792
  7. Sinfonia in E minor, BWV 793
  8. Sinfonia in F major, BWV 794
  9. Sinfonia in F minor, BWV 795
  10. Sinfonia in G major, BWV 796
  11. Sinfonia in G minor, BWV 797
  12. Sinfonia in A major, BWV 798
  13. Sinfonia in A minor, BWV 799
  14. Sinfonia in B-flat major, BWV 800
  15. Sinfonia in B minor, BWV 801
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1720-23
First Publication. 1801
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation keyboard
Mss Sources Bach Digital (P 610)
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