Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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 Complete Performance
#84101 - 9.63MB - 8:12 -  7.3/10 2 4 6 8 10 (56) - - !N/!N/!N - 37702x

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Mario4536 (2010/11/6)

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 Toccata
#99163 - 2.15MB - 3:07 -  7.9/10 2 4 6 8 10 (31) - - !N/!N/!N - 15464x

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Firesong79 (2011/4/14)

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Dorothy Young Riess (Organ)

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Dorothy Young Riess M.D.

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 Toccata
#376593 - 2.35MB - 2:34 -  6.5/10 2 4 6 8 10 (4) - - !N/!N/!N - 1113x

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Kartophil (2015/5/3)

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Philipp Wübbolding (Organ)

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Philipp Wübbolding, organ

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Philipp Wübbolding

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recorded in Neuenkirchen, Germany, Church of St. Bonifatius

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#71567 - 8.51MB - 9:17 -  8.3/10 2 4 6 8 10 (48) - - !N/!N/!N - 21677x

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steligo (2010/7/17)

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Stefano Ligoratti (piano)

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Milan: Stefano Ligoratti

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Watch also a live performance on YouTube

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#153846 - 8.92MB - 9:44 -  8.3/10 2 4 6 8 10 (6) - - !N/!N/!N - 4904x

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Darrell Jacobi (2011/11/20)

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Darrell Jacobi

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Darrell Jacobi

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#210212 - 0.12MB - ? -  5.5/10 2 4 6 8 10 (4) - - !N/!N/!N - 3360x

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Michrond (2012/4/25)

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MIDI

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Michel Rondeau

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 Complete score
#402483 - 0.50MB, 7 pp. -  7.6/10 2 4 6 8 10 (5- V/V/V - 1297x

PDF scanned by Bach Digital
Owaine1 (2015/12/10)

PMLP153090-Toccata and Fuge in D minor Bach BWV 565 Rink manuscript.pdf
Copyist:

Johannes Ringk (1717-1778)

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Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1740-60).

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Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Mus.ms. Bach P 595 (8).

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 Complete Score
#01335 - 0.73MB, 9 pp. -  5.5/10 2 4 6 8 10 (84- V/V/V - 88071x

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shikamoo (2006/8/26)

 Complete Score (alternate scan)
#01135 - 0.59MB, 9 pp. -  5.9/10 2 4 6 8 10 (26- V/V/V - 23900x

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Grandpianist (2006/8/02)

BWV0565.pdf
Editor:

Wilhelm Rust (1822–1892)

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Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 15
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1867. Plate B.W. XV.

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 Complete score
#129534 - 0.23MB, 17 pp. -  6.6/10 2 4 6 8 10 (25- !N/!N/!N - 27257x

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editor (2011/9/25)

WIMA.1a4a-Bach Toccata Dminor.pdf
Editor:

Pierre Gouin - Contact

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Montréal: Les Éditions Outremontaises, 2007

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 Complete score
#193365 - 0.19MB, 9 pp. -  6.9/10 2 4 6 8 10 (26- !N/!N/!N - 14939x

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wrshannon (2012/3/27)

WIMA.beb7-Bach-TFd565.pdf
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Roland Lopes

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Roland Lopes

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 Complete Score
#305688 - 1.23MB, 18 pp. -  7.8/10 2 4 6 8 10 (12- !N/!N/!N - 11975x

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Ndmusic (2013/12/5)

PMLP153090-ToccataFugue.pdf
Editor:

Nels Drue Daily

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ND Music Edition, 2013.

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Typeset in LilyPond 2.16. Source - BGA, 1867

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 Toccata only
#157441 - 0.10MB, 4 pp. -  8.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (15- !N/!N/!N - 12036x

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editor (2011/11/28)

PMLP153090-Bach Toccata Dminor.pdf
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Pierre Gouin - Contact

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Montréal: Les Éditions Outremontaises, 2009

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For Orchestra (Rondeau)

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#210211 - 3.07MB, 89 pp. -  5.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (10- !N/!N/!N - 7485x

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Michrond (2012/4/25)

 Engraving files(Finale)
#210210 - 1.61MB, 3 pp. -  6.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2- !N/!N/!N - 1101x

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Michrond (2012/4/25)

WIMA.3275-565Sco.pdf
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Michel Rondeau

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Michel Rondeau

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#187204 - 1.47MB, 37 pp. -  8.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (5- !N/!N/!N - 5497x

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Kowalewski (2012/3/12)

PMLP153090-Bach - toccata d-moll - orkiestra sm -partytura i głosy-.pdf
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Jakub Kowalewski

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Jakub Kowalewski

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Reccmo (2012/4/30)

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 Double Basses
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Reccmo (2012/4/30)

WIMA.fe25-score.pdf
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Daniel Valentine

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Daniel Valentine

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Kowalewski (2012/3/12)

PMLP153090-Bach - toccata d-moll - -kwartet sm- partytura.pdf
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Jakub Kowalewski

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Jakub Kowalewski

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#178050 - 1.88MB, 26 pp. -  4.7/10 2 4 6 8 10 (3- V/V/V - 3777x

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Icactus (2012/2/12)

SIBLEY1802.4623.31ed-39087012867901toccata&fuguedminor.pdf
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Max Reger (1873-1916)

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London: Augener, n.d. Plate 10689

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 Complete score
#29887 - 1.80MB, 28 pp. -  5.6/10 2 4 6 8 10 (5- V/V/V - 4998x

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Morel (2009/3/27)

PMLP04325-SIBLEY1802.2986.7017.ee4a-39087011961176.pdf
Arranger:

Max Reger (1873–1916)

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Mainz: B. Schott’s Söhne, Ed.S-8019, 1911. Plate A 334.

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For Piano solo (Brassin)

 Complete Score
#35054 - 0.66MB, 11 pp. -  6.7/10 2 4 6 8 10 (13- V/V/V - 28475x

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Lisztener (2009/7/20)

PMLP78886-brassin.pdf
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Louis Brassin (1840–1884)

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Hamburg: D. Rahter, n.d. Plate 2895

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 Complete Score
#403455 - 0.71MB, 10 pp. -  5.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2- !N/!N/!N - 839x

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Nemesis9999 (2015/12/18)

PMLP153090-L.BRASSIN (Transcription of J.S. Bach's Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565).pdf
Arranger:

Louis Brassin (1840–1884)

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T. Thanawut

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Classical Music Library of Thailand Project (2015)

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Engraving from: Hamburg: D. Rahter, n.d. Plate 2895

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For Piano solo (Busoni)

 Complete score
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Funper (2007/5/15)

Bach Busoni - Toccata and Fugue in D Minor BWV565.pdf
Arranger:

Ferruccio Busoni (1866–1924)

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Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1900. Plate V.A. 1372.

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 Complete Score
#07747 - 1.11MB, 15 pp. -  6.3/10 2 4 6 8 10 (11- V/V/V - 10037x

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Hobbypianist (2007/6/13)

Busoni Bach BWV565.pdf
Arranger:

Ferruccio Busoni (1866–1924)

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Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d.(1900). Plate E.B. 1371.

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Mineola: Dover Publications, 1996

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 Complete score
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Federico Casal (2011/12/18)

PMLP153090-Toccata y Fuga en Re menor BWV 565.pdf
Arranger:

Federico Alberto Casal

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Federico Casal

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High quality

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 Complete Score (CA)
#273210 - 0.65MB, 20 pp. -  7.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2- V/44/33

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KGill (2013/3/13)

Arranger:

Alfred Cortot (1877-1962)

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Lausanne: Fœtisch, (1948), 1976. Plate F. 7442 F.

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"Transcription libre pour le piano"

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For Piano solo (Herscher-Clément)

 Complete Score
#96353 - 0.34MB, 9 pp. -  8.9/10 2 4 6 8 10 (16- V/V/12 - 10640x

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Aggelos (2011/3/17)

PMLP153090-Bach-Herscher Toccata and Fugue in D minor BWV 565.pdf
Arranger:

Jeanne Herscher-Clément (1878-1941)

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Paris: E. Demets, n.d. Plate E. 136 D.

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Paris: Max Eschig, n.d.

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 Complete Score
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P.A. Jones (2011/12/13)

PMLP153090-Toccata and Fugue in D Minor.pdf
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Philip Addison Jones

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Philip Addison Jones

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 Complete Score
#26204 - 0.95MB, 13 pp. -  8.4/10 2 4 6 8 10 (5- V/C/29 - 8627x

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Lisztener (2009/1/4)

PMLP58372-philipp- bach toccata and fugue in d minor.pdf
Arranger:

Isidor Philipp (1863–1958)

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Paris: Durand, n.d. (ca.1927). Plate D. & F. 11,105

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 Complete Score
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Icactus (2011/6/25)

SIBLEY1802.1159.2c8d-39087012863967c.pdf
Arranger:

Max Reger (1873-1916)

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London: Augener, n.d.(1895). Plate 10564

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 Complete Score
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Aggelos (2011/3/17)

PMLP153090-Bach-Reger Toccata & Fugue in d 2H.pdf
Arranger:

Max Reger (1873-1916)

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Mainz: B. Schott's Söhne, 1924. Plate E.D. 1075

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 Complete Score
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Notenquetser (2015/8/28)

Tausig - Transcription - Bach - Toccata and Fugue in D minor BWV 565 - Schlesinger.jpg
Arranger:

Carl Tausig (1841-1871)

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Berlin: Schlesinger, n.d. Plate S. 6338.

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 Complete score
#16143 - 1.82MB, 13 pp. -  8.2/10 2 4 6 8 10 (10- V/V/V - 10595x

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Hobbypianist (2008/1/19)

Tausig Bach TF Dm cov.jpg
Arranger:

Carl Tausig (1841–1871)

Editor:

Clemens Schultze-Biesantz (1876–1935)

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Braunschweig: Henry Litolff's Verlag, n.d. Plate 2296

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Tausig - Transcription - Bach - Toccata and Fugue in D minor BWV 565 - LOC.jpg
Arranger:

Carl Tausig (1841-1871)

Editor:

Rafael Joseffy (1852-1915)

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New York: J.O. von Prochazka, 1884.

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 Complete Score
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Tausig - Transcription - Bach - Toccata und Fugue in D minor BWV 565.jpg
Arranger:

Carl Tausig (1841-1871)

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Unidentified Publisher, n.d. Plate 1070.

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 Complete score
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PMLP153090-Toccata and Fugue in d minor.pdf
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Joonatan Jokela

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Joonatan Jokela

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 Complete Score
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Matteo Fadel (2015/5/13)

PMLP153090-BWV565 v2 - Violin.pdf
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Matteo Fadel

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Matteo Fadel

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 Complete Book
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Generoso (2012/1/21)

PMLP153090-Bach - Toccata and Fugue BWV 565 Organ and Tausig Brassin Pabst Busoni piano.pdf
Editor:

G. M. Kogan

Language:

Russian

Publisher Info.:

Moscow: Muzgiz, 1937. Plate M. 15249 Г.

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Public Domain [tag/del]

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Comparision of the original organ version and the piano arrangements of Tausig, Brassin, Pabst and Busoni.

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General Information

Work Title Toccata and Fugue in D minor
Alternative Title
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue Number BWV 565 ; BC.J37
Key D minor
Movements/Sections 3
Composer Time Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation organ
External Links Wikipedia article
Extra Information Bach's authorship of this work is disputed. One possible alternative author is Johann Peter Kellner; see below, Comments


Misc. Comments

  • As Kellner was 3 years old in 1708, composition date should be regarded as quite uncertain really - Schissel  
  • It may be that the Toccata and Fugue is based on an improvisation by Bach and noted down by one of his students.
  • On the other hand, Grove Music does not consider this to be doubtful, although it has quite an extensive list of doubtful and spurious organ and keyboard works.

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