The Art of Fugue, BWV. 1080

The Art of Fugue (Die Kunst der Fuge) is an incomplete work of unspecified instrumentation by J.S. Bach, written in the last decade of his life, and acting as a culmination of his experimentation with monothematic instrumental works. It consists of fugues and 4 canons, all variating a single principal subject, and ordered by increasing complexity. The order of the component pieces has been debated, as there are differences between the extant manuscript and the printed editions that appeared inmediately after Bach's death. Musical reasons have been invoked to propose ... more

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Recording The Art of Fugue, BWV. 1080 - Canon alla Duodecima in Contrapunto alla Quinta Favorite Download
Recording The Art of Fugue, BWV. 1080 - Conon alla decima Favorite Download
Recording The Art of Fugue, BWV. 1080 - Conon per Augmentationem Favorite Download
Recording The Art of Fugue, BWV. 1080 - Contrapunctus 1 Einfache Fuge Favorite Download
Recording The Art of Fugue, BWV. 1080 - Contrapunctus 4 Einfache Fuge des themas Favorite Download
Recording The Art of Fugue, BWV. 1080 - Contrapunctus 5 Gegenfuge Favorite Download
Recording The Art of Fugue, BWV. 1080 - Contrapunctus 7 a 4 per Augmentationem et Diminutionem Favorite Download
Recording The Art of Fugue, BWV. 1080 - Contrapunctus 9 a 4 per Duodecima Favorite Download
Recording The Art of Fugue, BWV. 1080 - Contrapunctus 11 a 4 Quadrupelfuge Favorite Download
Recording The Art of Fugue, BWV. 1080 - Contrapunctus 13 a 3 rectus Spiegelfuge Favorite Download
Recording The Art of Fugue, BWV. 1080 - Contrapunto alla Ottava Favorite Download
Recording The Art of Fugue, BWV. 1080 - Fuga a 4 Soggetti Favorite Download
Recording The Art of Fugue, BWV. 1080 - Complete Performance (Double Guitar Quartet - Nichifor) Favorite Download

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