Air on the G String (from Orchestral Suite no. 3, BWV 1068)

'Air on the G String' is an arrangement of the second movement in J.S. Bach's Orchestral Suite no. 3 in D, BWV 1068. The original suite was written by Bach for his patron Prince Leopold of Anhalt some time between 1717 and 1723. August Wilhelm arranged the piece for violin and piano in the late 19th century: by transposing the key of the piece from its original D major to C major and transposing the melody down an octave, Wilhelm was able to play the piece on only one string ... more

This piece contains the following parts:

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Air on the G String (from Orchestral Suite no. 3, BWV 1068)
Air on the G String (from Orchestral Suite no. 3, BWV 1068) [for piano - Siloti]
Air on the G String (from Orchestral Suite no. 3, BWV 1068) [for guitar]
Air on the G String (from Orchestral Suite no. 3, BWV 1068) [for harpsichord - Depolo]
Air on the G String (from Orchestral Suite no. 3, BWV 1068) [for harpsichord - Karg/Elert]

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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