Toccata and Fugue in C major, BWV 566a (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Copyist Johann Tobias Krebs (1690-1762)
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Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Mus.ms. Bach P 803 (20). (#480311)
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Copyist Johann Peter Kellner (1705-1772)
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Work Title Prelude and Fugue in C major
Alternative. Title Præludium con Fuga J.S.B
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 566a; BC J 17
Key C major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 movements (3 sections):
  1. Toccata: Maestoso
  2. Fuge: Con spirito - Più Allegro
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1707 ca.
Average DurationAvg. Duration 11:13
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation organ
Related Works Toccata and Fugue in E major, BWV 566
Mss Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article (mentions C major version)

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This work, entitled Toccata or Praeludium, depending on the sources, also exists in E major.