Harpsichord Concerto No.2 in E major, BWV 1053 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Carolus (2010/11/16)

Performer Pages Matthew Ganong (Harpsichord)
Advent Chamber Orchestra (Orchestra)
Roxana Pavel Goldstein (conductor)
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Misc. Notes Performed 2007.
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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Composer's manuscript, n.d.(ca.1738).
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Copyist Johann Friedrich Agricola (1720-1774)
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1741).
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Editor Wilhelm Rust (1822–1892)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 17
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1869. Plate B.W. XVII.
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Copyist Christoph Nichelmann (1717-1762)
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For 2 Pianos, 4 hands (Krug)

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Arranger C. Krug
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d.[ca.1880]. Plates V.A. 568-569.
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For Piano 4 hands (Waldersee)

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Arranger Paul Waldersee (1831-1906)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d. [ca.1880]. Plate V.A. 522.
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General Information

Work Title Harpsichord Concerto No.2
Alternative. Title
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 1053
Key E major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements
I. [no tempo marking]
II. Siciliano
III. Allegro
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1738
First Publication. 1854 - Leipzig: C.F. Peters, plate 3666
Average DurationAvg. Duration 18 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Solo: harpsichord
Orchestra: 2 violins, viola ; continuo
Related Works Composer's arrangement of a Oboe Concerto in F major, BWV 1053R). Re-used in the cantatas Ich geh' und suche mit Verlangen, BWV 49 (mvt. 3, as cantata mvt. 1) and Gott soll allein mein Herze haben, BWV 169 (mvt. 1 and 2, as cantata mvt. 1 and 5).


Concertos by Johann Sebastian Bach
The Six Brandenburg Concertos Harpsichord Concertos
Violin Concertos
Oboe Concertos Concertos for various instruments