Schrank II coll. - probably
The canon begins at the sign (bar 3 in 1st movement); the canon part, played either on violin or viola, plays a fourth lower (viola, octave+fourth = A in 1st movement)
A note says: NB Die Viola ist 1 Ton höher zu stimmen und aus den Violinzeichen zu spielen
Arrangements and Transcriptions
For Violin, Viola, Cello (ad lib.) and Piano (Riemann)
||Fasch, Johann Friedrich
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.
||F major ; D major
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period
||recorder, bassoon, continuo ; violin, viola, continuo (see below)
RISM 701003276 - 19th century manuscript in Royal Concervatoire, Brussels scored for recorder, bassoon, continuo in F major. Schrank 2 manuscript (above) for violin, viola and continuo in D major. The Dresden manuscript is certainly older, but it is not possible to tell, based on this information alone, whether it is the original (or earlier) version as the Brussels manuscript may have been copied from an earlier source.