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Toccata in D minor, BWV 565, for 3 keyboards, 6 hands

J.S. Bach
Year of composition
Easy (Grades 1-3)
2 minutes
Classical music
Trio (Electric Organ)
Instrumental parts
Not available

Arrangement of the opening section of Bach's famous Toccata, made playable for beginning keyboardists in a multikeyboard ensemble. This was used in class to teach minor patterns and arpeggiated chord playing for major, minor,diminished chords. requires introduction and teaching of 32nd note rhythms, which college students grasp easily by ear.

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