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Sarabande (Bach)

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Johann Sebastian Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach (arr. Kennaway)


General Info

Year: 1972 / 1977 / 1995
Duration: c.
Difficulty: III+ (see Ratings for explanation)
Original Medium: Keyboard
Publisher: Emerson
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - £11.95; (digital) - £11.75


Instrumentation

Full Score
Flute I-II
Oboe
Bassoon
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

The sarabande (from Spanish: zarabanda) is a dance in triple metre. Baroque musicians of the 18th century wrote suites of dance music written in binary form that typically included a sarabande as the third of four movements. It was often paired with and followed by a jig or gigue. J.S. Bach sometimes gave the sarabande a privileged place in his music, even outside the context of dance suites; in particular, the theme and climactic 25th variation from his Goldberg Variations are both sarabandes.

- Program Note from Wikipedia


Commercial Discography

None discovered thus far.


State Ratings

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Performances

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Works for Winds by this Composer

Adaptable Music


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Resources

  • Bach, J.; Kennaway, L. (1972). Sarabande [score]. Emerson: Ampleforth, UK.
  • Sarabande, Wikipedia Accessed 24 May 2020