Flute Sonata in B-flat major, H.552 (Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel)




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Lekro (2014/9/28)

Performer Pages Alexander Murray (flute)
Martha Goldstein (harpsichord)
Publisher Info. Pandora Records/Al Goldstein Archive
Misc. Notes Source, alternative formats, and notes:
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Instruments and tuning:
Flute by Goulding, late 1700's. Pitch: A=440 Hz.
The harpsichord was built by Pisarensis of Pisa in 1600. It is owned by Mr. and Mrs Philip Padelford, and held at the Music School of the University of Washington. It was restored by Lutz Bungart and Glenn White, and was lent for the recording by Terry Moore, then Director of Music at the University of Washington.
All tuning is mean-tone.

Performance notes:
The bass was realized by Martha Goldstein.
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Sheet Music


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Don Simons (2012/6/24)

Editor Don Simons
Publisher. Info. PCH Publishing
Misc. Notes Two-line score with figured, unrealized basso continuo
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General Information

Work Title Flute Sonata in B-flat major
Alternative. Title
Composer Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. H.552 ; Wq.125
Key B-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1738
First Publication. 1954 ?
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Classical
Piece Style Classical
Instrumentation flute, basso continuo

Misc. Comments

First publication 1954 or earlier (see here. Also the first in the Ricordi series Florilegium Musicum, Gustav Schreck (1849–1918)), editor

There is, also, a microfilm manuscript copy at the Dutch Royal Library ("NMI mf Va/196 (1)") ("Afschrift Michel, laat 18e eeuw.")