Prelude and Fugue in E major, BWV 878 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Carolus (2010/8/30)

Performer Pages Randolph Hokanson (Piano)
Publisher Info. Pandora Records/Al Goldstein Archive
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Misc. Notes Professor Hokanson's 90th Birthday recital, 18 June 2006. Recorded by Al Swanson at Brechmin Hall, University of Washington Music School.
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Lumineux (2017/3/11)

Performer Pages Peter Bradley-Fulgoni (piano)
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Misc. Notes Recorded December 2016 in St. Paul's Hall, Huddersfield University
Peter Hill (sound engineer)
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Reccmo (2012/5/7)

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Misc. Notes These file(s) are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection.
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Feldmahler (2006/11/25)

Editor Franz Kroll (1820-1877)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 14 (pp.124-27)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1866. Plate B.W. XIV.
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Pianoman121 (2019/4/25)

Editor Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965)
Publisher. Info. Klassiker der Tonkunst, Bd.1
Wien: Universal Edition, 1912. Plate U.E. 3920.
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Editor Alfred Dürr (1918-2011)
Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie V, Band 6.2 (pp.48/200-53/205)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1995. Plate BA 5086.
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Misc. Notes A4 pages, 600 dpi scan with stamp added showing the printed source as well as a digital table of contents built by the uploader.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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For 4 Recorders (Kemp)

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Dadvid (2020/6/5)

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Dadvid (2020/6/5)

Arranger David Edward Kemp (b. 1948)
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Misc. Notes Prelude & Fugue in E major transposed to F major transcribed for 1 Soprano 1 Alto 1 Tenor 1 Bass
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For 2 Pianos (Besseling)

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Arranger Peter Besseling (b. 1953)
Publisher. Info. Peter Besseling, 2016.
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Fugue

For 4 Guitars (Höger)

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Hoeger (2018/10/7)

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Arranger Anton Höger
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Misc. Notes If performed I would look forward about a small reference to my efforts.
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For Organ (Best)

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Keanur (2017/6/6)

Arranger William Thomas Best (1826-1897)
Publisher. Info. Arrangements from the Scores of the Great Masters, Vol.2 (pp.494-495)
London: Novello, Ewer & Co., n.d. Plate 2229.
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General Information

Work Title Prelude and Fugue in E major
Alternative. Title Praeludium et Fuga
Name Translations Präludium und Fuge E-Dur BWV 878; Prélude et fugue en mi majeur (BWV 878)
Authorities WorldCat; VIAF: 195810717; GND: 300223390; BNF: 13909954q
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 878
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 521
Key E major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 movements:
  1. Praeludium
  2. Fuga
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1740 ca. in Das wohltemperierte Klavier II (No.9)
First Publication. 1801 or before
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation keyboard
Primary Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article (complete WTC)

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