JS Bach - Eighteen Little Preludes by Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750). Edited by Keith Snell. For piano. Neil A. Kjos Master Composer Library. Intermediate. Sheet music. Published by Neil A. Kjos Music Company (KJ.GP383).
Included in Eighteen Little Preludes are pieces developed from finger exercises composed by Bach, as well as instructional pieces developed for his son's compositional development. Use this carefully edited volume to provide a gradual transition for your students from the easier works found in the Anna Magdalena Bach Notebook to more difficult works found in the Two-Part Inventions.
About Neil A. Kjos Master Composer Library
The Neil A. Kjos Master Composer Library, selected and edited by Keith Snell, is comprised of unique editions of the most popular piano teaching repertoire. Clavier Magazine calls it "an outstanding teaching series." All books are attractively priced for students representing an outstanding value. Compact disc recordings by Diane Hidy, Nelita True, and Hans Boepple follow the editing, emulating a beautiful and practical model for students.
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December 3, 2009
I know it's a minor quibble, but Prelude One contains some odd groupings of sixteenths (a rest followed by a group of four sixteenths instead of the customary three to complete the beat). A quick look at the other pieces revealed no other such typos. I should think Kjos could...
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