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IV Sonaten für ein und zwei Klaviere ; Vier Sonaten für ein und zwei Klaviere ; von Wilhelm Friedemann Bach : manuscript, [17--?] ; Sonatas, keyboard instrument, G major

Bach, Wilhelm Friedemann, 1710-1784, creator
Forkel, Johann Nikolaus, 1749-1818, former owner.
Griepenkerl, Friedrich Conrad, 1782-1849, former owner.
Dehn, S. W. (Siegfried Wilhelm), 1799-1858, former owner.
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4 items (10, [5], 9, [5] p.) of ms. music, bound ; 30 cm.
No linguistic content; Not applicable
notated music
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1. Duet for harpsichords, F. 57b (arr. of his duet for flutes, written on three staves with the third stave blank) -- 2. Sonata in F major, F. 6b -- 3. Sonata in G major, H. 23 -- 4. Sonata in C major, F. 1b.
Harpsichord music (Harpsichords (2)), Arranged
Sonatas (Harpsichord)
Sonatas (Keyboard instrument)
Three pieces for solo harpsichord and 1 for harpsichord duet.
Title derived from ms. label on front cover, written by F.C. Griepenkerl.
Written in 3 unidentified hands (fascicles 2 and 4 are in the same hand); title page of first fascicle written by J.N. Forkel.
No. 3 was misattributed to W.F. Bach in the caption; it was actually composed by his brother, C.P.E. Bach.
Fascicles numbered "244," "242," "245," and "241."
Bound in one volume in early 19th-century brown marbled boards; in gray cloth case, 33 cm.
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MS Mus 62.6. Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Eda Kuhn Loeb Music Library, Harvard University
Houghton Library, Harvard University
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