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Prelude in E major, BWV937

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Prelude in E major, BWV937
Johann Sebastian Bach perhaps remains the greatest composer of what may in the best sense be called ‘educational music for youthful performers’. His Prelude in E major is the penultimate of Six Little Preludes while the Praeambulum in G minor is from the Little Keyboard Book written for his son Wilhelm Friedemann – two groups of pieces well designed to cultivate precise phrasing, clear part-playing and buoyant rhythm, among other qualities.

from notes by Max Harrison © 1986

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Details for CDA66185 track 1
Recording date
20 June 1985
Recording venue
St Michael's Church, Highgate, London, United Kingdom
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  1. For Children (CDA66185)
    Disc 1 Track 1
    Release date: May 1987
    Deletion date: November 2004
    Superseded by CDH55194
  2. For Children (CDH55194)
    Disc 1 Track 1
    Release date: March 2005
    Helios (Hyperion's budget label)
1.Audio tour Renoir Lanscapes: Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2007
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