12 Variations on 'Colin a peine à seize ans', H.226 (Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel)



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Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, n.d.(ca.1766).
Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Mus.ms. Bach P 74
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General Information

Work Title 12 Variations on 'Colin a peine à seize ans'
Alternative. Title
Composer Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. HeilB 226; Wq.118/6
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ICB 223
Key G major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 12
Average DurationAvg. Duration 5-11 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation keyboard (see below)

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The manuscript above contains the original text of the song with a figured bass. RISM gives the instrumentation as soprano and keyboard, however it also exists in many of Bach's work lists as a piece for solo keyboard. Tagged for both options