Prelude & Fugue

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude & Fugue in C major


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Because the Prelude and Fugue in C major, BWV 547, is known only from copies Bach made while in Leipzig, it is generally assumed to have been composed while Bach worked in that city. Some scholars, however, believe it originated early, in Weimar. The 9/8 meter of the prelude is unusual, as are the repeated notes in th... read more