Capriccio in B-flat major, BWV 992

The 'Capriccio on the departure of a beloved brother' (Original Italian: Capriccio sopra la lontananza del suo fratello dilettissimo), BWV 992, is an early work by Johann Sebastian Bach, possibly modeled on the Biblical Sonatas of Johann Kuhnau. There is a -probably spurious- story that Bach performed it at age nineteen when his brother Johann Jacob left to become an oboist in the army of Charles XII in Sweden.

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Sheet Music Capriccio in B flat major, BWV 992 - Complete Score
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RecordingCapriccio in B flat major, BWV 992 - Complete Performance
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RecordingCapriccio in B flat major, BWV 992 - I. Arioso: Adagio (Recorder Ensemble Arr. - Papalin)
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RecordingCapriccio in B flat major, BWV 992 - II. (Andante) (Recorder Ensemble Arr. - Papalin)
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RecordingCapriccio in B flat major, BWV 992 - III. Adagiosissimo (Recorder Ensemble Arr. - Papalin)
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RecordingCapriccio in B flat major, BWV 992 - IV. (Andante con moto) (Recorder Ensemble Arr. - Papalin)
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RecordingCapriccio in B flat major, BWV 992 - V. Aria di Postiglione: Allegro poco (Recorder Ensemble Arr. - Papalin)
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RecordingCapriccio in B flat major, BWV 992 - VI. Fuga all'imitazione della cornetta di postiglione (Recorder Ensemble Arr. - Papalin)
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Capriccio in B-flat major, BWV 992
Capriccio in B-flat major, BWV 992
Capriccio in B-flat major, BWV 992
Capriccio in B-flat major, BWV 992
Capriccio in B-flat major, BWV 992
Capriccio in B-flat major, BWV 992
Capriccio in B-flat major, BWV 992

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