Viola part from Goldberg variations BWV 988 - Aria for string trio

Composer
J.S. Bach
Publisher
Duration
4 minutes
Genre
Classical music
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A fully ornamented version of the Aria from The Goldberg Variations. (the ornaments are based on the G. Gould recordings) BWV 988 are a set of 30 variations for harpsichord by Johann Sebastian Bach. First published in 1741 as the fourth in a series Bach called Clavier-Übung, "keyboard practice", the work is considered to be one of the most important examples of variation form. It is named after Johann Gottlieb Goldberg, who may have been the first performer.

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