The Well-Tempered Clavier (Bk.I), Prelude and Fugue in D major, Bwv.850
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|Full name of work:||The Well-Tempered Clavier (Bk.I), Prelude and Fugue in D major, Bwv.850|
|Composer:||Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750), German|
|Arranger:||Karageanes, Jim - U.S. (1943- )|
|Instruments:||Faux "Pleyel Harpsichord" (with 16' register)|
|Name of file creator:||Karageanes, Jim|
|e-mail address:||Doctor_Zorba "at" Comcast "dot" net|
|Comments:||Multiple sources and authoritative editions were consulted, primarily Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis, Leipzig, 1950-1966. The fugue is properly performed in the French Overture style (Tovey) employing a slightly unsteady rhythm and double-dotting every long note that precedes a much shorter note.|
Written ~1722, number 5 of 24 preludes & fugues in the Book I of WTC.
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