Prelude and Fugue in C-sharp minor, BWV 849 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Performer Pages Kimiko Ishizaka (piano)
Publisher Info. North Hampton: Navona Records, 2015.
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Fugue

For 5 Recorders (Eijkhout)

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Performer Pages Victor Eijkhout (recorders)
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Scores

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Copyist Karl Heinrich Ernst Müller (1753-1835)
Anna Magdalena Bach (1701-1760)
Wilhelm Friedemann Bach (1710-1784), corrections
Publisher. Info. Das wohltemperierte Klavier I (pp.10-14)
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Editor Alfred Dürr (1918-2011)
Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie V, Band 6.1  (pp.18-23)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1989. Plate BA 5070.
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Editor Franz Kroll (1820-1877)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 14 (pp.14-17)
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Editor Carl Czerny (1791-1857)
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Editor Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965)
Publisher. Info. Klassiker der Tonkunst, Bd.1
Wien: Universal Edition, 1912. Plate U.E. 3920.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Prelude

For Orchestra (Abert)
See: Präludium, Fuge und Choral by Johann Joseph Abert
For Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon and Horn (Meredith)

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Arranger William Meredith
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Fugue

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Misc. Notes Original key
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Misc. Notes Transposed to D minor
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Arranger Reiny Rolock
Publisher. Info. Chicago: Reiny Rolock, 2013
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Misc. Notes Transposed to C minor
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For 2 Violins, 2 Violas and Cello (Shaham)

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General Information

Work Title Prelude and Fugue No.4 in C-sharp minor
Alternative. Title Praeludium et Fuga a 5 voci
Name Translations Präludium und Fuge cis-Moll BWV 849; Prélude et fugue en ut dièse mineur (BWV 849); Preludi i fuga en do sostingut menor (BWV 849); Прелюдия и фуга до-диез минор, BWV 849
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 293944028; GND: 300011938; BNF: 13944714j
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 849
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 513
Key C-sharp minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 movements:
  1. Praeludium
  2. Fuga
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1722 in Das wohltemperierte Klavier I (No.4)
First Publication. 1801
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation clavier (keyboard)
External Links Wikipedia article (on Das wohltemperierte Klavier)
Bach Digital (source list)