Cello Suite No.5

Johann Sebastian Bach

Cello Suite No.5 in C minor

BWV1011

About this work...

Bach's fifth cello suite, in C minor, continues the experiments with texture, style, and counterpoint undertaken in the first four works in the set of six. It calls for the top string of the cello to be played scordatura, in this case tuned down from A to G. This affects the sonority of the open string and the overtone... read more

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