BACH, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750
Partita in a-moll für Flöte solo (BWV 1013) herausgegeben von Hermien Teske
[Staatsbibliothek Preußischer Kulturbesitz, Berlin, mus. ms. Bach P. 968]
[Partita, flute, BWV 1013, A minor]
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Winterthur, 1980. 4°, ii, 3 facs, 6 pp.
Halftone of a contemporary ms copy, the only known source for this piece with title-inscription: "Solo p[our une] flûte traversière par J. S. Bach". This wonderful sonata, with movements Allemande, Corrente, Sarabande, Bourée angloise, is a relatively recent addition to the flute repertoire since it's acquisition by the Berlin Royal Library in 1917. It is also popular with other instrumentalists including lutenists. Together with a new practical edition. Preface in Ger-Eng. Wrappers. $15