Prelude & Fugue

Johann Sebastian Bach

Prelude & Fugue in E minor

BWV548 • “Wedge”

About this work...

This massive work, requiring a good 15 minutes in performance, is one of Bach's most important and flamboyant organ compositions. Unlike most of his other preludes and fugues, this one seems to be a mature work written after Bach settled in Leipzig in 1723. Unexpectedly, it's the prelude that displays the most severe m... read more