Please DONATE to help with maintenance and upkeep of the Wind Repertory Project!

Prelude and Fugue in D Minor (Bach)

From Wind Repertory Project
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Johann Sebastian Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach (arr. Roland Moehlmann)


This article is a stub. If you can help add information to it,
please join the WRP and visit the FAQ (left sidebar) for information.


This work bears the designation BWV 554.


General Info

Year: 1722 / 1988
Duration: c. 5:35
Difficulty: IV (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Alfred Music
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $60.00; (digital) - $60.00   |   Score Only (print) - $7.00; (digital) - $7.00


Movements

1. Prelude – 3:50
2. Fugue – 1:45


Instrumentation

Full Score
C Piccolo
Flute I-II
Oboe I-II
English Horn
Bassoon I-II
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
E-flat Alto Clarinet
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophone I-II
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
B-flat Cornet I-II-III
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III
Bass Trombone
Euphonium
Tuba
Timpani


Errata

In Parts:

  • Piccolo, m. 45 (rehearsal 5): Add an accent on the F
  • Piccolo, m. 111 (2 bars after rehearsal 14): There should be a slur starting from the C# quarter note on beat 1 and ending on the E eighth note on the and of 2
  • Bassoon I, m. 4-5 (9 bars before rehearsal 1): The A3 on beat 4 of m. 4 should be tied to the A3 in the preceding measure
  • Bassoon I & II, m. 20-21 (5 bars before rehearsal 2): The slur connecting all of the eighth notes in m. 20 should end on the Bb in m. 21
  • Bassoon I, m. 83 (rehearsal 9): The "p" marking that is there on m. 82 should be removed and added to the Bassoon I part on the downbeat of m. 83 ("p" does not apply to Bassoon 2)
  • Bassoon I & II, m. 106 (1 bar after rehearsal 13): Add an "f" dynamic marking on beat 4
  • Bassoon I & II, m. 107-108 (2 bars after rehearsal 13): Add a hairpin crescendo starting on the downbeat of m. 107 and ending before beat 3 of m. 108
  • Timpani, m. 45 (rehearsal 5): Add an accent on the D


In Score:

  • Piccolo, m. 45 (rehearsal 5): There should only be a F printed; remove the D
  • Piccolo, m. 61 (6 bars before rehearsal 6): The E5 on beat 1 should be a D5
  • English Horn, m. 8-9 (5 bars before rehearsal 1): Tie the E4 on beat 4 of m. 8 to the E4 on beat 1 of m. 9
  • Bassoon I, m. 8 (5 bars before rehearsal 1): The Bb3 on beat 3 should be an A3
  • Alto Clarinet, m. 117 (8 bars after rehearsal 14): The E4 should be a F#4
  • Bass Clarinet, m. 112 (3 bars after rehearsal 14): The note on beat 3 should be a B3
  • Tenor Saxophone, m. 8 (5 bars before rehearsal 1): The C5 on beat 3 should be a B4
  • Tenor Saxophone, m. 80 (3 bars before rehearsal 9): The D5 on beat 3 should be a C#5
  • Baritone Saxophone, m. 23 (2 bars before rehearsal 2): The B4 on beat 3 should be an A4


In Score and Parts:

  • Bassoon I, m. 60 (7 bars before rehearsal 6): There should be a slur connecting the A3 dotted half note to the G3 quarter note


Program Notes

(Needed - please join the WRP if you can help.)


Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


State Ratings

  • Alabama: Class BB
  • Arkansas: III
  • Florida: IV
  • Iowa: III
  • Kansas: IV
  • Louisiana: III
  • Maryland: IV
  • Michigan: Senior High C
  • New York: Concert Band IV
  • North Carolina: IV
  • Oklahoma: III-A
  • Tennessee: III


Performances

To submit a performance please join The Wind Repertory Project


Works for Winds by this Composer

Adaptable Music


All Wind Works


Resources

  • Bach, J.; Moehlmann, R. (1988) Prelude and Fugue in D Minor [score]. Alfred Publishing: Van Nuys, Calif.