The French Suites
Solo piano (or harpsichord) - SMP Level 9 (Advanced)
Embellished Version. Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750). Edited by Alfred Durr. This edition: Urtext edition. Paperback. Baroque. Collection. With introductory text (does not include words to the songs). BWV 812-817. 64 pages. Published by Baerenreiter Verlag (BA.BA5166).
Item Number: BA.BA5166
ISBN 9790006466207. 9x12 inches.
The present volume contains Bach's six French Suites in ther later embellished form. It must be remembered, however, that the printed ornaments are not as authoritative as the musical text itself, therefore it is up to the modern interpreter to choose the ornamentation that suits him or her best.
About SMP Level 9 (Advanced)
All types of major, minor, diminished, and augmented chords spanning more than an octave. Extensive scale passages.
- Suite 1, BWV 812 D Minor
- Suite 2, BWV 813 C Minor
- Suite 3, BWV 814 B Minor
- Suite 4, BWV 815 Eb Major
- Suite 5, BWV 816 G Major
- Suite 6, BWV 817 E Major