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Johann Sebastian Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Nationality: German
Born: March 21, 1685, Eisenach Died: July 28, 1750, Leipzig (age 65)

Goldberg Variations [Transcription], BWV 988 (for violin, viola and cello)

(for violin, viola and cello)
I. Aria
II. Variatio 1. a 1 Clav.
III. Variatio 2. a 1 Clav.
IV. Variatio 3. Canone all’Unisono. a 1 Clav.
V. Variatio 4. a 1 Clav.
VI. Variatio 5. a 1 ô vero 2 Clav.
VII. Variatio 6. Canone alla Seconda. a 1 Clav.
VIII. Variatio 7. a 1 ô vero 2 Clav. al tempo di Giga
IX. Variatio 8. a 2 Clav.
X. Variatio 9. Canone alla Terza. a 1 Clav.
XI. Variatio 10. Fughetta. a 1 Clav.
XII. Variatio 11. a 2 Clav.
XIII. Variatio 12 a 1 Clav. Canone alla Quarta in moto contrario
XIV. Variatio 13. a 2 Clav.
XV. Variatio 14. a 2 Clav.
XVI. Variatio 15. Canone alla Quinta. a 1 Clav.: Andante
XVII. Variatio 16. Ouverture. a 1 Clav.
XVIII. Variatio 17. a 2 Clav.
XIX. Variatio 18. Canone alla Sesta. a 1 Clav.
XX. Variatio 19. a 1 Clav.
XXI. Variatio 20. a 2 Clav.
XXII. Variatio 21. Canone alla Settima
XXIII. Variatio 22. a 1 Clav. alla breve
XXIV. Variatio 23. a 2 Clav.
XXV. Variatio 24. Canone all'Ottava. a 1 Clav.
XXVI. Variatio 25. a 2 Clav. adagio
XXVII. Variatio 26. a 2 Clav.
XXVIII. Variatio 27. Canone alla Nona. a 2 Clav.
XXIX. Variatio 28. a 2 Clav.
XXX. Variatio 29. a 1 ô vero 2 Clav.
XXXI. Variatio 30. a 1 Clav. Quodlibet
XXXII. Aria da Capo
Duration: 1 hour 01 minutes (approximately)
Published: 1741 (age 55-56)
Note: Famous transcription by Dmitry Sitkovetsky.
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