Johann Pachelbel : Canon in D

Johann Pachelbel : Canon in D

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About 'Canon in D'

Artist: Pachelbel, Johann (biography)   (sheet music)
Born:late August 1653 , March, 1706
Died:Nurnberg , Nurnberg
The Artist:Pachelbel was a German Baroque composer and organist and is best remembered for his Canon in D, which is often heard at weddings. He wrote a considerable number cantatas for the Lutheran church, hymn settings, and chamber sonatas for various instruments, especially the violin.
Composition Date:c.1680
Composition Info:Pachelbel's most famous work, originally for three violins and basso continuo, but since arranged for a wide variety of instruments.
Time Signature4/4
Score KeyC major (Sounding Pitch)
Tempo Marking
Number of Pages2
Difficulty LevelIntermediate Level: Recommended for Intermediate Level players

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