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Fantasia, Preludes & Fugues BWV 541-552

German Title

Fantasie, Präludium und Fuge

English Title

Fantasia, Prelude & Fugue

French Title

Fantaisie, Prelude et fugue

Spanish Title

Fantasía, Preludio y fuga

Works

Prelude & Fugue in G major, BWV 541
Fantasia & Fugue in G minor ("Great"), BWV 542
Fugue in G minor, BWV 542a [alternative version of the fugue from BWV 542]
Prelude & Fugue in A minor ("The Great"), BWV 543
Prelude & Fugue in B minor, BWV 544
Prelude & Fugue in C major, BWV 545
Prelude & Fugue in C major, BWV 545a [alternative version of BWV 545]
Prelude, Trio & Fugue in B flat major, BWV 545b [alternative version of BWV 545; the Trio is an arrangement of the finale of BWV 1029; some parts possibly by Johann Tobias Krebs]
Prelude & Fugue in C minor, BWV 546
Prelude & Fugue in C major, BWV 547
Prelude & Fugue in E minor ("Wedge"), BWV 548
Prelude & Fugue in D minor, BWV 549
Prelude & Fugue in C minor, BWV 549a
Prelude & Fugue in G major, BWV 550
Prelude & Fugue in A minor, BWV 551
Prelude & Fugue in E flat major ("St. Anne"), BWV 552 (in Clavier-Übung III)

Scoring

Organ

Score

References

Composed

BGA

NBA

BC

First Published

BWV 541

After 1712?; revised c1724

XV: 169

IV/5: 146

J22

Leipzig, 1832

BWV 542

1710-1725?

XV: 177

IV/5: 167

J42, 57, 67

Leipzig, 1833

BWV 543

After 1715?

XV: 189

IV/5: 186

J26

Vienna, 1812

BWV 543/1a

   

IV/5: 121

   

BWV 544

1727-1731

XV: 199

IV/5: 198

J27

Vienna, 1812

BWV 545

Before 1708?; revised 1712-1717?

XV: 212

IV/5: 10

J10, 51

Vienna, 1812

BWV 545a

   

IV/6: 77

See above

 

BWV 545b

   

IV/11: 6

See above

 

BWV 546

1723-1729?

XV: 218

IV/5: 35

J12, 53, 69

Vienna, 1812

BWV 547

c1719-1725?

XV: 218

IV/5: 20

J11

Vienna, 1812

BWV 548

?; revised 1727-1731

XV: 236

IV/5: 94

J19

Vienna, 1812

BWV 549

Before 1705; revised? After 1723

XXXVIII: 3

IV/5: 30

J14

Brussels, 1825

BWV 549a

   

IV/6: 101

   

BWV 550

Before 1710?

XXXVIII: 9

IV/5: 138

J21

Leipzig, 1833

BWV 551

Before 1707?

XXXVIII: 17

IV/6: 63

J25

Leipzig, 1832

BWV 552: Prelude

1739 (in Clavier-Übung III)

III: 173, 254

IV/4: 2

J16

Nuremberg, 1739

BWV 552: Fugue

1739 (in Clavier-Übung III)

 

IV/4: 105

 

Nuremberg, 1739

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Prelude and Fugue, for organ in G major, BWV 541

Composition Description

John Palmer / AMG

Fantasia and Fugue, for organ in G minor ("Great"), BWV 542

Composition Description

Blair Johnston / AMG

Great Fantasia and Fugue in G minor, BWV 542

Very Short Article

Wikipedia

Prelude and Fugue, for organ in A minor "The Great," BWV 543

Composition Description

Blair Johnston / AMG

Prelude and Fugue, for organ in B minor, BWV 544

Composition Description

John Palmer / AMG

Prelude and Fugue, for organ in C major, BWV 545

Composition Description

Shawn Mire / AMG

Prelude and Fugue, for organ in C minor, BWV 546

Composition Description

Blair Johnston / AMG

Prelude and Fugue, for organ in C major, BWV 547

Composition Description

John Palmer / AMG

Prelude and Fugue, for organ in E minor ("Wedge"), BWV 548

Composition Description

James Reel / AMG

Prelude and Fugue, for organ in C minor ("Arnstadt"), BWV 549

Composition Description

Robert Cummings / AMG

Prelude and Fugue, for organ in G major, BWV 550

Composition Description

Robert Cummings / AMG

Prelude and Fugue, for organ in A minor, BWV 551

Composition Description

Robert Cummings / AMG

Prelude and Fugue, for organ in E flat major ("St. Anne;" Clavier-Übung III/26), BWV 552

Composition Description

Michael Jameson / AMG

Preludes and Fugues for Organ, Nos.7-12, BWV 537-542

Various Scores

IMSLP

Preludes and Fugues for Organ, Nos.13-18, BWV 543-548

Various Scores

IMSLP

Preludes and Fugues for Organ, BWV 549-560

Various Scores

IMSLP

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Prepared by Aryeh Oron (September 2007 - July 2009)
Thanks to contributors: Thomas Braatz (October 2007)

Fantasia, Preludes & Fugues BWV 541-552: Details

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