Inventions & Sinfonias (Two- & Three-Part Inventions)
Students, teachers and professional pianists will find this volume invaluable. This historically accurate edition contains a wealth of background information on ornamentation, dotted rhythms in the Baroque style, and the recommended tempos and guidelines for performing the works on the piano. Bach's writing is carefully separated from the editorial suggestions in light gray print. A wealth of footnotes compare the various sources consulted.
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16th notes 46th measure additional repercussions Andante con moto Appoggia appoggiatura arpeggiation artists ASCENDING TRILL Autograph of 1723 B-flat Major Bach-Gesellschaft Bach's beat Bischoff Busoni C. P. E. Bach cadence cadential trill chord Christiane Jaccottet Clavier-Biichlein cresc Czerny descending diatonic discussion dotted note dynamics E-flat edition editors eighth note equal temperament ESSAY example Explication EXTEMPORIZATION OF ORNAMENTS four notes Friedemann manuscript G Major Gerher manuscript giatura Hans Bischoff HARPSICHORD Inventions and Sinfonias J. S. Bach Keyboard Music keys legato lengthened lighter print long trill lower staff lower voice main note Major Allegro meantone meantone temperament Minor Andante mordent moto M.M. number of notes omitted PASSING TONE phrasing played with additional Prefix Trill principal note quarter note Schneller short trill SinfoniaNo slurs small notes trill appears trill in measure TRILL WITH PREFIX upper note upper second upper staff upper voice voice in measure Well-Tempered Clavier Wilhelm Friedemann written