Johann PACHELBEL (1653-1706)
Mark L. Priest, ASCAP
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page one of Kanon

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The celebrated "Canon in D" by 17th century German composer (and organist) Johann Pachelbel (1653-1706). This is Mark L. Priest’s orchestration for piano trio (piano, violin, and cello), in which the cello plays the melody most of the time, NOT the potentially monotonous ground-into-the-ground bass line. The latter is now reserved for the pianist’s left hand.

Standard piece for that walk down the wedding aisle.

Score ID
Johann PACHELBEL (1653-1706)
Year of composition
Mark L. Priest, ASCAP
Year of arrangement
Difficult (Grades 7+)
5 minutes
Piano trio
Classical music
Instrumental parts

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