Baroque. Contrapunctus XIV is a four voice, double fugue that is an earlier version of Number Ten. It was included in the first edition of The Art of Fugue. About 3 minutes in length. -the publisher This particular fugue, entitled "No 14," is known elsewhere in our catalog as "Contrapunctus 10 Variant." It is definitely not number 14, which is the final, incomplete movement of the Art of the Fugue. It is not a fugue seen in modren editons of Art of the Fugue, but as a variant of the true Number...
Baroque. Jon Nelson is a performer, arranger, orchestral trumpeter, and educator, a life devoted to the trumpet. As a musician and especially in relation to his work with the acclaimed Meridian Arts Ensemble, he has commissioned, arranged, and written numerous works to enhance the repertoire. "I arranged Contrapunctus XV / Es ist genug for a Meridian performance at the Lieksa Brass Festival. One of our concerts was in a church, and the program consisted of mostly old music. As was Meridian practi...
Baroque. Contrapunctus XV is an unfinished four-voice, quadruple fugue. Only the first three subjects are introduced, the third being a chromatic subject built from the letters of Bach's name (B-flat), A, C, H (B-natural). Just at the point where all three subjects are combined, the manuscript breaks off, and C. P. E. Bach wrote in the score that the composer has died. Bach clearly intended that the original Art of Fugue theme was to be the final subject and all four themes would combine in a glo...
Baroque. Veteran arranger Norm Wilcox sets one of his favorite fugues for brass quintet. The C minor fugue is especially well suited for brass in that it has a somewhat compact range and is linear in nature. Also available for trombone quartet and trombone quintet. -cdp
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Baroque. Boulder Brass series. This rare five voice fugue is a challenging work for the professional brass quintet and could easily be the centerpiece of a recital. Recorded by The Aries Brass Quintet on their CD, "Aries."
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Baroque. Boulder Brass series. Brief sinfonia from the Magnificat. Works well as an interlude during a church service, prelude for a wedding, or as a brief introductory piece for a youth concert. Score & parts.
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Baroque. Trumpet 1 in Eb. The Mass in B minor by J. S. Bach is one of music's immense creations of genius. The "Laudamus te" is part of the nine section Gloria and features Soprano and obbligato Violin solos expressing praise and adoration of God throughelaborate ornamentation. Justin Bland's 4-minute arrangement for brass quintet is written for advanced performers. -the publisher/cdp
Baroque. Cantata No 146 was written by JS Bach in Leipzig between 1726 and 1728. Bach composed the work for the third Sunday after Easter known as Jubilate. In this wonderful arrangement, posthumously released, by Ralph Schwartz, showcases the brass quintet, and gives a piccolo trumpet double to the lead trumpet player.
This is a joyous and stirring arrangement that is guaranteed to delight audiences. -the publisher
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