Bach, Johann Sebastian - Air on a G String (SAAATB)
Sheet music for Saxophone Ensemble

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About 'Air on a G String (SAAATB)'

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 .
Time Signature:
4/4 (View more 4/4 Music)
Duration:
4:36
Score Key:
Eb major (Sounding Pitch) (View more Eb major Music for Saxophone Ensemble )
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Number of Pages:
4
Difficulty:
Intermediate Level: Recommended for Intermediate Level players
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