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Brandenburg Concerto, No. 2 F major BWV 1047

By Johann Sebastian Bach

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Trumpet, alto recorder, oboe, string orchestra (Trumpet , recorder-A, Ob, V, Str, Continuo)
Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750). Edited by Heinrich Besseler. This edition: urtext edition. Stapled. Barenreiter Urtext. Score. BWV 1047, No. 2. 30 pages. Duration 11 minutes. Baerenreiter Verlag #BA05202. Published by Baerenreiter Verlag (BA.BA05202).

Item Number: BA.BA05202

ISBN 9790006501311. 31 x 24.3 cm inches. Key: F major. Text Language: German/English.

The six Brandenburg Concertos BWV 1046-1051 , prized jewels of the world's musical heritage , were written in 1721 during Bach's appointment in Cothen . Of the six works, Bach originally wrote earlier versions of numbers 1 and 5 which differ not only with regard to articulation but also at times different tones, different rhythms, instrumentation and of course form. These Urtext publications [BA 5201-BA 5206] taken from the New Bach Edition now give performers the possibility to play these earlier versions perhaps even along side the version known today.

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- A reliable musical text based on all available sources
- A description of the sources
- Information on the genesis and history of the work
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- Includes an introduction with critical commentary explaining source discrepancies and editorial decisions

... AND PRACTICAL
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- Excellent print quality
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