Prelude and Fugue in G minor, BWV 861 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Performer Pages Kimiko Ishizaka (piano)
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Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1733-40).
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Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie V, Band 6.1 (pp.78-81)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1989. Plate BA 5070.
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Editor Alfred Dürr (1918-2011)
Publisher. Info. The Well-Tempered Clavier I (pp.78–81)
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Fuga (No.2)

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Fuga (No.2)

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General Information

Work Title Prelude and Fugue No.16 in G minor
Alternative. Title Præludium et Fuga a 4 voci
Name Translations Präludium und Fuge g-Moll BWV 861; Prélude et fugue en sol mineur (BWV 861); Прелюдия и фуга соль минор, BWV 861
Authorities Wikipedia; GND: 300205651; BNF: 139099494
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 861 ; BC L 95
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 547
Key G minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 movements:
  1. Præludium
  2. Fuga
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1722 in Das wohltemperierte Klavier I, BWV 846-869 (No.16)
First Publication. 1801
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation keyboard
Related Works Prelude and Fughetta in G minor, BWV 861a (Early Version)
Manuscript Sources Bach Digital (source list)
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