C = Grade 4 to 6 Rebecca Franks, managing editor. Bach composed the Fantasia and Fugue in C Minor for pipe organ in the 1720s. D = Grade 5 to 7 Already have an account with us? Prelude (Fantasia) and Fugue in C minor Alt ernative. Elgar was in his later years when he composed this arrangement of Bach's Fantasia in C minor in 1922. Elgar’s orchestration is magical, taking one of Bach’s most austere organ works and giving it a tender, nostalgic touch – the use of the harp in the Fantasia is divine, as is the lead into the fugue with plangent oboe… The fugue itself romps along from its opening strident strings to blasting brass. Elgar – Fantasia and Fugue in C minor. 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During their meeting they discussed the orchestration of one of Bach’s works and chose BWV 537. Bach/Elgar, Fantasia and Fugue This music and or audio is not accessible due to copyright violations . Jazz pianist Brad Mehldau’s 2018 album After Bach responds directly to Bach’s Well-Tempered Clavier: Mehldau performs four preludes and one fugue from the collection, interspersed with original compositions taking inspiration from each piece. Fantasia and Fugue in C minor / (Bach/Elgar) PPN (Katalog-ID): 510800823 Werktitel: Elgar, Edward. They met in 1920, eager to heal the rift caused by the First World War. Bach: Great Orchestral Transcriptions Elgar: Complete Recordings 1914-1925 [T-1] Elgar: Complete Early Recordings [Box Set] [T-1] Bach-Elgar: Fantasia & Fugue in C minor, BWV 537, arranged for orchestra, Op. Sign in to manage your newsletter preferences. Probably one of the most famous pieces of organ music in the world, Bach’s mighty Toccata and Fugue was transcribed for full orchestra in the 1920s by Leopold Stokowski. It is highly probable that Johann Sebastian Bach wrote this piece for organ during his tenure as organist in Weimar (possibly around 1708), although there is no definitive proof of it. 86 (1921) J.S. Get this from a library! Elgar’s orchestral transcription of the Fantasia and Fugue in C Minor came about over a casual lunch with Richard Strauss, in 1920. Mix yourself a caipirinha, sit in the sun… and enjoy! The "Fantasia" from this 1926 recording has already been uploaded here on its own. Clapham Town End (Elgar, Edward) F. Fantasia and Fugue in C minor, BWV 537 (Bach, Johann Sebastian) G. God Save the King (Carey, Henry) I. To be sure if a piece is suitable for you, take a look at the score. Bach. 4 in E minor. Strauss would orchestrate the Fantasia and Elgar would work on the Fugue. Click here to subscribe to BBC Music Magazine, Music to my Ears: Conductor Vasily Petrenko, Free Download: John Eccles’s The Mad Lover Suite, Six of the best: pieces of classical music for Easter. There is a poignant story connected with this work. Here is a link to the audio instead. Recorded with Spitfire Studio Winds, Spitfire Studio Brass, and Spitfire Chamber Strings, with VSL percussion and harp and Berlin Strings First Chairs, with Embertone Fischer Viola and Blakus Cello solos. Bach - Fantasia and Fugue in c minor BWV 537. Music Publishers - Goodmusic, Roberton Publications & Leslie Music Supply. Enough said, really. Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) – Fugue in C minor op. B = Grade 3 to 5 J.S. Keep exploring! Elgar died on February 23, 1934 at the age of seventy-six and was buried next to his wife, Alice, at St. Wulstan’s Roman Catholic Church in Little Malvern, Woostershire. Bach orch. Elgar proposed an Orchestration of the work dividing the work into two parts with Richard Strauss in the 1920’s. 6 all feature on the album, it’s the opening Italian Concerto in F that is, for me, the pick of the bunch. Should you need more than one copy (such as for a choir or orchestra) then you must purchase as many "copies" as you need; you will still only have one file to download but the licence will authorise the number of copies purchased. The Bach/Elgar Fantasia and Fugue in C minor premiered at the Gloucester Festival on September 7, 1922, under Elgar’s direction. A renowned improviser himself, Bach lends himself to the jazz form particularly well. Bach, Johann Sebastian / orch. Elgar makes the fugal lines sing out, and adds wonderful cascading flourishes here and there alongside rasping trumpets and outrageous percussion scoring to add to the orchestral colour. In the Lord put I … At the meeting, Elgar proposed that they orchestrate this work by Bach. Werbefrei streamen oder als CD und MP3 kaufen bei Amazon.de. Elgar, Edward Fantasia and Fugue in C minor BWV 537, transcribed for orchestra by Edward Elgar (with Bach’s original) The score is introduced with a scholarly preface (English and German) and the preface is available online for inspection. Bach’s initial pieces become themes, and Mehldau’s variations. Bach likely composed the Fantasia and Fugue in C minor during one of his two tenures as organist in the small town of Weimar in what is now present-day Germany. Fugue The music begins in a mood of resigned serenity that builds into something like majestic awe, as if the listener were walking around a deep, still lake to the foot of a towering mountain. The title Fantasia, the use of triplets and the rather fitful yet airy character are all hallmarks of the empfindsame (sensitive) style. Oliver Condy, editor. The item Fantasia and fugue in C minor, by J. S. Bach ; transcribed for full orchestra by Edward Elgar represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in Bowdoin College Library. You can find more similar and music and audio here - Bach/Elgar, II. "Bach/Elgar, Fantasia and Fugue in C Mino ..." has been removed due to a copyright notification. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on Amazon.co.uk. Composed By – Elgar* A [Beginning] B [Conclusion] C: Fantasia And Fugue In C Minor, Op 86 Composed By – J.S. By entering your details, you are agreeing to Classical Music terms and conditions and privacy policy. Fantasia and fugue (J.S. Your browser doesn't support HTML5 audio. Here you have well-known JSB works combined with the choro, a Brazilian instrumental music style that dates back to the mid-19th century – instruments such as the mandolin, viola caipira and cavaquinho all join in the fun here. J.S.Bach's Fantasia & Fugue in C minor as orchestrated by Elgar, then arranged for organ duet by Richard Brasier and Tom Bell. Attributing a particular level of difficulty to an orchestral piece is awkward! What our levels mean: This is in the form of a PDF file which you will be able to download to your computer or device immediately after purchase together with a licence authorising the use of the file for one copy only. I loved everything about Vikingur Olafsson’s recent Bach disc for Deutsche Grammophon, and I clearly wasn’t alone as it was named Recording of the Year at our Awards. Mix yourself a caipirinha, sit in the sun… and enjoy! Bach is ripe territory for jazz musicians. A comment underneath that upload asks "Where is the Fugue?" Fantasia And Fugue In C Minor, Op.86 Composed By – J. S. Bach* Orchestrated By – Elgar* 3:21: 2: The Sanguine Fan - Ballet, Op.81 Composed By – Edward Elgar* 17:16: 3: Falstaff - Symphonic Study In C Minor Op.68 Composed By – Edward Elgar* 34:30 Fugue (Arr. "Bach/Elgar, Fantasia and Fugue in C Mino ..." has been removed due to a copyright notification. He switches up tempos, puts things in jerky time signatures and takes the harmonies to unusual places. For more information on cookies and how to block them, visit https://ico.org.uk/for-the-public/online/cookies/. Originally performed by the Philadelphia Orchestra, Stokowski’s arrangement came to prominence thanks to its use in the opening segment of Walt Disney’s Fantasia (1940). After hearing Bach’s improvisations, the 97-year-old Dutch organist, Johann Adam Reinken, said, “I thought this skill had died out, but I see it lives on in you.” It’s believed that one of the works Bach performed on this occasion was the mighty Fantasia and Fugue in G minor, BWV 542. It’s all infectiously buoyant stuff, full of South American sunshine. It’s all infectiously buoyant stuff, full of South American sunshine. Fugue (Arr. This music and or audio is not accessible due to copyright violations . But there is one particular piece that I keep coming back to: August Stradal’s arrangement of the Andante from JS Bach’s Organ (or Trio) Sonata No. Though ingenious arrangements of works such as the Double Violin Concerto in D minor and Brandenburg Concerto No. Jeremy Pound, deputy editor. Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) Fantasia & Fugue in C minor BWV 537 (1708?) Though ingenious arrangements of works such as the Double Violin Concerto in D minor and Brandenburg Concerto No. by Elgar from J. S. Bach's "Fugue for Organ in C Minor, BWV 537") by Sir Edward Elgar/Royal Albert Hall Orchestra on Amazon Music. by Elgar from J. S. Bach's "Fugue for Organ in C Minor, BWV 537") von Sir Edward Elgar/Royal Albert Hall Orchestra bei Amazon Music. $5.95 / J S Bach composed the Fantasia and Fugue in C Minor in approximately 1723 when he was in Weimar. Bach first arrived there in 1709 at the behest of Duke Wilhelm Ernst and quickly impressed both the Duke and the residents of the town with his prodigious skills as an organist. Save when you subscribe today and get your magazine + CD delivered direct to your door from the UK! Michael Beek, reviews editor. 86: II. Alternatively, you can share the file electronically instead; but the total number of prints and shared electronic copies must not exceed the number purchased. Edward Elgar transcription of J. S. Bach BWV 537WTAMU Symphony OrchestraMark Bartley, conductorNorthen Recital HallWest Texas A&M UniversityCanyon, Texas In the end Elgar created the entire Orchestration himself and it was given its premiere in 1922 almost two centuries precisely since Bach wrote the original. It’s peaceful and profound. If this Fantasia and fugue in C minor had not survived in two manuscripts in Bach’s own handwriting, it might have been attributed to one of his composer sons, Carl Philipp Emanuel or Wilhelm Friedemann. 1978), a native of … You can unsubscribe at any time. Bach arranged by Edward Elgar. Our gradings should be taken only as a rough guide. J.S.Bach's Fantasia & Fugue in C minor as orchestrated by Elgar, then arranged for organ duet by Richard Brasier and Tom Bell. Garry Booth reviewed the album in the April 2018 issue of BBC Music Magazine, writing ‘the original compositions’ densely woven two-handed runs with bittersweet phrasings and accents are a richly satisfying counterpoint to the nuanced but respectful Bach pieces’. Elgar completed his section in the spring of 1921, … A number of the arrangements listed are designed to simplify works to some extent but composers of many original works featured did not consider difficulty when writing them. Bach* Transcription By – Elgar* D "The Sanguine Fan," Ballet, Op 81 Composed By – Elgar* Johann Sebastian was not the only composer in the family. Camerata Brasil’s Bach in Brazil album provided the soundtrack to my summer in 2000, the year of its release. E = Grade 6 to 8 [Edward Elgar; Adrian Boult; Johann Sebastian Bach; London Philharmonic Orchestra.] 86 (1922) The first work to follow Alice's death came about through a chance conversation with Richard Strauss. The result adds blood and thunder to what was already a spine-tingling piece of music. A piece may be easy for the strings but difficult for the brass; it may feature a tricky instrumental solo but the other parts may be relatively straight forward. If you buy multiple copies you are allowed to print only up to that number of copies. Watch on YouTube with score mapping: Elgar's Enigma Theme with Bach's 'Ein feste Burg' BWV 80 [1:15] To learn more about these intriguing discoveries, visit: Elgar's Enigma Theme Unmasked Links: Title: Description: Author/Webmaster: Johann Sebastian Bach : Fantasia and Fugue in C minor Chester Novello-- Elgar) ; The sanguine fan ; Falstaff. 86: II. 6 all feature on the album, it’s the opening Italian Concerto in F that is, for me, the pick of the bunch. Fantasia and Fugue by J.S. Elgar was hopeful that Richard Strauss would orchestrate the opening Fantasia. Title Name Translations Fantasia e fuga in do minore BWV 537; Fantaisie et fugue BWV 537; Fantasi og fuge i c-moll, BWV 537; Фантазия и фуга до минор (BWV 537); 幻想曲とフーガ BWV537: Name Aliases BWV 537: Authorities Wikipedia: Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian As an alternative to having a lovely printed copy sent to you, for this title you can buy it as a DIGITAL DOWNLOAD which you can print out yourself. Entdecken Sie Fantasia and Fugue in C Minor, Op. You will have 14 days to download the file, after which it will no longer be accessible to you online. The Fantasia in 6/4 is basically a “lamento”, dominated by sighing motifs. 86 [7:37] Edward Elgar: Royal Albert Hall Orchestra-Disque Gramophone W 749 [matrices CR 346/7] Biddulph Recordings 83069/70 Pearl 9951 Pearl Check out Fantasia and Fugue in C Minor, Op. I hadn’t come across the Bohemian musician before, but his thoughtful take on Bach seems to tap into its very essence. 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