Invention No.8

Johann Sebastian Bach

Invention No.8 in F major

BWV779 • “2-Part Inventions: Invention No.8”

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This invention remains in constant motion through its brief duration; the main line, in the right hand, is perky and chattering, while the left hand repeats everything just a few steps behind throughout. One of the problems this happy little canon presents is finding the right tempo; a beginner is likely to be laboriou... read more

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Curated by Mary Elizabeth Kelly, Primephonic Curator