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Praeludium in G major, BuxWV162
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The Praeludium in G major, BuxWV162 is a ‘prelude and fugue’ for manuals only. A fifteen-bar introduction leads to the first of the fugues, the subject of which is based on a descending figure. A short sustained passage is followed by the second fugue, a jolly, compound-time affair calling to mind the Fugue in C, BuxWV174; and a short extemporary coda rounds the work off.

from notes by Relf Clark © 2008

Track-specific metadata
Details for CDA67666 track 13
Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-08-66613
Duration
5'36
Recording date
10 April 2007
Recording venue
Helsingør Cathedral, Denmark
Recording producer
Paul Spicer
Recording engineer
Simon Eadon
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