Crab Canon from 'A Musical Offering' BWV1079 Published 1747
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|File:||bachcrab.nwc (November 2000) 1 kB|
|Full name of work:||Crab Canon from 'A Musical Offering' BWV1079 Published 1747|
|Composer:||Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750), German|
|Music category:||canon baroque|
|Name of file creator:||Jason Walker|
|e-mail address:||jason "dot" d "dot" walker "at" virgin "dot" net|
|Comments:||A crab canon is one in which the second voice is the first voice backwards. It is also sometimes referred to as a 'canon cancrizans'.|
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