Sinfonia in D major, BWV 1045 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)




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Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, n.d.(ca.1742-46)
Misc. Notes Although the manuscript was mostly written by J. S. Bach, his authorship of the work is uncertain. The title given by him (on page 3) was:
Concerto. à 4 Voci. 3 Trombe, Tamburi, 2 Hautb: Violino ConC. 2 Violini, Viola e Cont.
The music after page 14 is lost. The copyist who added the last 2 bars (on page 15) has not been identified.
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Peter (2006/12/05)

Editor Wilhelm Rust (1822–1892)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 21 (pp.63-82)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1874. Plate B.W. XXI (1).
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Editor Ryuichi Higuchi (1946-)
Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie I. Kantaten
Band 34. Kirchenkantaten verschiedener, teils unbekannter Bestimmung (pp.305-28)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1986. Plate BA 5062.
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Misc. Notes 600 dpi. Page size is 10.00 x 12.688 inches.
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General Information

Work Title Sinfonia D-Dur [Fragment]
Alternative. Title Violin Concerto Movement ; Fragment einer Einleitungssinfonie zu einer unbekannten Kantate
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 1045 ; BC A 193
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 594
Key D major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 (Sinfonia)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1742–46 ca. in Leipzig
First Publication. 1874 (BGA)
Librettist Unknown (Text Lost)
Language Unknown
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Solo: violin concertante?
Orchestra: 2 oboes, 3 trumpets, timpani, 2 violins, (viola), continuo
Primary Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article
Extra Information Believed to be part of a sinfonia to a lost cantata

Misc. Comments

Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Sinfonia in D major, BWV 1045 (From a Lost Cantata)
Concertos by Johann Sebastian Bach
The Six Brandenburg Concertos Harpsichord Concertos
Violin Concertos
Oboe Concertos Concertos for various instruments