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J.S.Bach : Contrapunctus 1 from Art of Fugue  
 

J.S.Bach : Contrapunctus 1 from Art of Fugue

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Artist: Bach, Johann Sebastian (biography)
Born:21 March 1685 , Eisenach
Died:28 July 1750 , Leipzig
The Artist:One of the greatest composers of all time. Bach wrote hundreds of pieces for organ, choir, as well as many other instruments. He spent most of his life as a church organist and a choir director. His music combines profound expression with clever musico-mathematical feats, like fugues and cannons in which the same melody is played against itself in various ways.
Composition Date:1748-9
Composition Info:The Art of Fugue (Die Kunst Der Fuge) BWV 1080 contains fourteen fugues and four canons demonstrating Bach's complete mastery of the most complex musical counterpoint.
Number of Pages5
Difficulty LevelAdvanced Level: Recommended for Advanced Players




 




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