Minuet in G minor, BWV 842 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

Authorship Note
Possibly co-composed in compositional lessons with Wilhelm Friedemann Bach as a student with Johann Sebastian Bach.

Sheet Music


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Editor Ernst Naumann (1832-1910)
Publisher. Info. 3 Minuets (No.2)
Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 36 (pp.209)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1890. Plate B.W. XXXVI.
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Editor Wolfgang Plath (1930-1995)
Publisher. Info. 3 Minuets (No.2)
Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie V, Band 5 (pp.17)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1962. Plate BA 5021.

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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Guitar (Alink)

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Arranger Bert Alink
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General Information

Work Title Minuet in G minor
Alternative. Title Minuet in g
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 842 ; BC L 176/2 ; BR‑WFB A 43 ; BWV Suppl 1, S. 636
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 1203
Key G minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 minuet
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1720-22 as part of the Klavierbüchlein für Wilhelm Friedemann Bach (No.12)
First Publication. 1867
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation keyboard
Manuscript Sources Bach Digital (source list)
Extra Locations Part of the 3 Minuets, BWV 841-843 (No.2)

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