Keyboard Arrangements Of Works By Other Composers, Volume I
Six Concertos After Vivaldi And Others
by Johann Sebastian Bach
Harpsichord - Sheet Music

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Solo piano (or harpsichord) - SMP Level 8 (Early Advanced)

SKU: BA.BA05221

Six Concertos After Vivaldi And Others. Edited by Karl Heller. Arranged by Johann Sebastian Bach. This edition: urtext edition. Stapled. Barenreiter Urtext. Baroque. Collection. With introductory text (does not include words to the songs). BWV 972-977. 53 pages. Baerenreiter Verlag #BA05221. Published by Baerenreiter Verlag (BA.BA05221).

ISBN 9790006505081. 9x12 inches.

J. S. Bach arranged many concertos by various composers probably at the request of Prince Johann Ernst of Saxe-Weimar. Among them are timeless favorites by Vivaldi and others, all in keyboard arrangements noteworthy for their moderate difficulty, fullness of sound and lively execution. Here, for the first time, these works are presented on the basis of all available sources, edited in accordance with the guidelines of the ground-breaking New Bach Edition. The result is an exemplary publication that meets all the demands of historical performance practice.

About Barenreiter Urtext

What can I expect from a Barenreiter Urtext edition?

- A reliable musical text based on all available sources
- A description of the sources
- Information on the genesis and history of the work
- Valuable notes on performance practice
- Includes an introduction with critical commentary explaining source discrepancies and editorial decisions

- Page-turns, fold-out pages, and cues where you need them
- A well-presented layout and a user-friendly format
- Excellent print quality
- Superior paper and binding


About SMP Level 8 (Early Advanced)

4 and 5-note chords spanning more than an octave. Intricate rhythms and melodies.

  • Concerto In D Major, BWV 972
  • Concerto In G Major, BWV 973
  • Concerto In D Minor, BWV 974
  • Concerto In G Minor, BWV 975
  • Concerto In C Major, BWV 976
  • Concerto In C Major, BWV 977