adblocktest
Free sheet music
My account (login)



LIBRARY

Bach, Johann Sebastian Johann Sebastian Bach
Germany Germany
(1685 - 1750)
6612 sheet music
7242 MP3
1157 MIDI







"For 18 years we provide a free and legal service for free sheet music.

If you use and like Free-scores.com, thank you to consider support donation.

About / Member testimonies


Bach, Johann Sebastian: Concerto in A Minor for Harps & Orchestra

Concerto in A Minor for Harps & Orchestra
BWV 1065
Johann Sebastian Bach




Annotate this sheet music
Note the level :
Note the interest :


ListenDownload MP3 : Concerto in A Minor (BWV 1065) for Harps & Orchestra 30x 125x ViewDownload PDF : Concerto in A Minor (BWV 1065) for Harps & Orchestra (54 pages - 962.13 Ko)43x
 

 
Now that you have this PDF score, member's artist are waiting for a feedback from you in exchange of this free access.

Please log in or create a free account so you can :





leave your comment
notate the skill level of this score
assign an heart (and thus participate in improving the relevance of the ranking)
add this score to your library
add your audio or video interpretation


Log in or sign up for free
and participate in the Free-scores.com community





Composer :Johann Sebastian BachBach, Johann Sebastian (1685 - 1750)
Instrumentation :

Winds & String Orchestra

Style :

Baroque

Arranger :
Publisher :
Johann Sebastian BachMagatagan, Mike (1960 - )
Key :A minor
Copyright :Public Domain
Johann Sebastian Bach's Concerto for Four Harpsichords and String Orchestra in A minor is an adaptation from around 1730-1733 of Vivaldi's B minor Concerto for Four Violins and String Orchestra in B minor, No. 10/3. Bach had gotten to know Vivaldi's Op. 3 while an organist at Weimar, where he transcribed ten of them for solo harpsichord and six of them for organ. This later adaptation is far more ambitious. In it, Bach has both tightened and expanded Vivaldi's counterpoint, enriched his harmonies with lusher harmonies, and expanded the solo parts with greater complexity and greater clarity. The result is a work that not only avoids the criticism of being too thickly textured, but actually improves on the original work. Written in the standard three-movement concerto form of the Baroque period, Bach's Concerto for Four Harpsichords is a brilliant virtuoso piece for the soloists.

Source: AllMusic (http://www.allmusic.com/composition/concerto-for-4-har psichords-strings-continuo-in-a-minor-after-vivaldi-rv- 580-bwv-1065-mc0002357033).

Although originally written for 4 Harpsichords Strings and Continuo, I created this Transcription of the Concerto in A Minor (BWV 1065) for 2 Concert (Pedal) Harps, Winds (Flute, Oboe, Bb Clarinet & Bassoon) & Strings (2 Violins, Viola & Cello).
Source / Web :MuseScore
Sheet central :Concerto pour 4 Clavecins en La mineur (5 sheet music)
Added by magataganm the 2017-09-24


0 comment





Report problem


This sheet music is part of the collection of magataganm :
Harp Arrangements
arrangements pour harpe
Collection of Harp Arramgements
Sheet music list :
› "Élégie for Harp" - Harp
› "3 Salve Regina" for Oboe & Harp - Oboe, harp
› "A Carousel's Last Song" for Harp - Harp
› "Adelita" for Harp - Harp
› "Aeolian Harp Étude" in Ab Major for Harp
› "Alleluia" Harp Duet - 2 Harps (Duet)
› "Allemande" for Harp - Harp
› "Allemande" from the Suite in E-Minor for Harp - Harp
› "An Emigrant's Daughter" for Oboes & Harp - Oboe, harp
› "An Evening Hymn" for Oboe and Harp - Oboe, harp




Sheet music sales from USA
1 scores found for "Concerto in A Minor for Harps & Orchestra"

Concerto D Minor BWV 1052
Concerto D Minor BWV 1052
Orchestra [Study Score / Miniature + CD]
Eulenburg
$18.99 - See more - Buy online
Pre-shipment lead time: 24 hours - In Stock


More shop results >>

Cookies allow us to personalize content and ads, to provide social media-related features and analyze our traffic. We also share information on the use of our site with our social media partners, advertising and analytics, which can combine them with other information you have provided to them or collected in your use of their services.
Learn more and set cookiesClose