Prelude and Fugue in D major, BWV 850 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Lekro (2013/12/6)

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Lekro (2013/12/6)

Performer Pages Martha Goldstein (harpsichord)
Publisher Info. Pandora Records/Al Goldstein Archive
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Misc. Notes Source and alternative formats:
From an album featuring a Flemish harpsichord on Pandora Records. Ogg Vorbis files can be found here.

Instrument used:
The harpsichord is copied from a one manual instrument built by Hans Moerman in Antwerp (1584). It was restored by Frank Hubbard in Boston (1963). The working plans of the instrument used are due to Lutz Bungart of the Instrument workshop. It was built in the the early seventies by Al Goldstein when he was the partner of Lutz. The instrument has 2 manuals in the usual dispostion of 8x8x4.
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Jürgen Noll (2013/4/4)

Performer Pages Jürgen Noll (Piano)
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Lekro (2016/2/6)

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Lekro (2016/2/6)

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Lekro (2016/2/6)

Performer Pages Kimiko Ishizaka (piano)
Publisher Info. North Hampton: Navona Records, 2015.
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Misc. Notes From Kimiko Ishizaka's Open Well-Tempered Clavier. Master tracks available here.

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Lumineux (2016/9/15)

Performer Pages Peter Bradley-Fulgoni (piano)
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Misc. Notes Recorded September 2016 in St. Paul's Hall, Huddersfield University (Peter Hill, sound engineer)
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Sheet Music

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Ivdruiz (2010/10/15)

Publisher. Info. Manuscript copy, n.d.(ca.1733-40).
D B Mus. ms. Bach P 202 (Berlin, Staatsbibliothek)
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Misc. Notes See the page for the complete volume for copyist details.
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PMLP05948-BWV 850.pdf

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Feldmahler (2006/11/26)

Editor Franz Kroll (1820–1877)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 14 (pp.18-21)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1866. Plate B.W. XIV.
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BWV0850.pdf

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Funper (2006/6/09)

Editor Carl Czerny (1791–1857)
Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, 1893. Plate 11015.
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Pre fug5.pdf

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RSB (2011/8/28)

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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Violin and Piano (Hermann)
See: Palaestra (Heim) Vol 4a No.45

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General Information

Work Title Prelude and Fugue No.5 in D major
Alternative. Title Praeludium et Fuga a 4 voci
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 850
Key D major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1722 in Das wohltemperierte Klavier I, BWV 846-869 (No.5)
First Publication. 1801
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Clavier = Keyboard
External Links Wikipedia article (on Das wohltemperierte Klavier)
Bach Digital (source list)