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Canzona in D Minor arranged for Wind Quartet BWV 588

J S Bach
Andrew Moore
Difficult (Grades 7+)
7 minutes
Classical music
Wind quartet
Instrumental parts

Bach's beautiful Canzona (BWV 588) was originally composed for organ but with four distinct voices it lends itself equally well to an instrumental performance. It is arranged here for a Wind Quartet comprising Oboe, Cor Anglais and two Bassoons. The score is presented, as with the original, with no dynamics or phrasing to allow for interpretive possibilities.

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