Suite in C minor, BWV 997

The Suite in C minor, BWV 997 was written by Johann Sebastian Bach around the year 1740. It was intended for the lute or the lautenwerk, a period keyboard instrument that reproduced the characteristic sound of the lute. Nowadays Bach's lautenwerk pieces have become standard guitar repertoire items (sometimes in transposed keys). The first recorded publishing of the BWV 997 Suite was in 1881.

This piece contains the following parts:

  Song Title Performer License Download HD
Suite in C minor, BWV 997 - I. Prelude
Suite in C minor, BWV 997 - II. Fuge
Suite in C minor, BWV 997 - III. Sarabande
Suite in C minor, BWV 997 - IV. Gigue - Double
Composer Form Instrument Period
Johann Sebastian Bach Suite Lute Baroque

Johann Sebastian Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach was a German composer, organist, harpsichordist, violist, and violinist whose sacred and secular works for choir, orchestra, and solo ...
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