Bach - Air on the G string
Sheet music for Guitar-Cello Duet


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About 'Air on the G string'



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 canons in which the same melody is played against itself in various ways.
Composed:1720 circa.
Info: Originally part of the orchestral suite No 3 and written for Prince Leopold, Bach's employer in the little principality of Anhalt-Cothen between 1717 and 1723, the 'Air on the G string' arrived in its current popular form over 100 year later, when German violinist August Wilhelm arranged the piece for violin and piano to be played on the evocative G-string of the violin .
Score Key:D major (Sounding Pitch) (View more D major Music for Guitar-Cello Duet )
Time Signature:4/4 (View more 4/4 Music)
Tempo Marking:Andante
Duration:4:36
Number of Pages:3
Difficulty:Intermediate Level: Recommended for Intermediate Level players
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Style: Classical (View more Classical Music)
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