Invention No.5

Johann Sebastian Bach

Invention No.5 in Eb major

BWV776 • “2-Part Inventions: Invention No.5”

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This is one of Bach's most elegant-sounding yet more simply constructed inventions. A stately, well-ornamented theme rises and develops in the right hand, the same material then passing to the left hand as the right engages in a long section of passagework. The piece repeats this pattern several times, the theme shifti... read more