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Keyboard pieces (Fugues) by Johann Mattheson (1681-1764) and others, 18th cent.

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MS. Mus. c. 105

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Johann Mattheson (1681-1764): Fugues for organ, transcribed from Die wol-klingende Finger-Sprache, in Zwӧlff Fugen, mit zwey biss drey Subjecten, entworffen …, Erster (-Zweyter) Theil (Hamburg, Verlage des Verfassers, 1735, 1737). [RISM 990040092; A/1 M 1401]

Beginning on fol. 3v:
  1. (fols. 3v-4) Fuga 1 in G major.
  2. (fols. 5v-6) Fuga 2 in C minor.
  3. (fols. 7v-8) Fuga 3 in F major.
  4. (fols. 9v-10) Fuga 4 in B flat major.
  5. (fols. 11v-12) Fuga 5 in E flat major.
  6. (fols. 13-14r) [Fugue] in C minor.
  7. (fol. 14v) Fughetta in C minor.
  8. (fols. 15v-16r) [Fugue] in F minor.
  9. (fols. 17v-18v) Sinfonia and Fugue in C major.
  10. (fols. 20v and 19r) Fuga 9 in F major.
  11. (fols. 21v-22r) Fuga [11] in C minor.
  12. (fols. 23v-24r) Fuga [12] in G major.
Added by other hands are:

(a) (fols. 1v-2r) Pergolesi: Fugue in F minor, [preceded by the first 9 bars copied in G minor (crossed through)]

(b) (fols. 2v and 1r) [J. B. Kehl] Choral prelude, 'O Ewigkeit, du Donnerwort' in D major.

(c) (fols. 4v and 3) G. F. Handel: Fugue in F minor [Allegro from Suite no. 6, HWV 431/3, transposed from F sharp minor].

(d) (fol. 17r) Piece [toccata?] in F major. [Composer unidentified]

(e) (fols. 19v-20r) [C. H. Graun]: Vivace in F minor (incomplete) ['Freuet euch alle ihr Frommen' from Der Tod Jesu, GraunWV B:VII:2/20].

Dates

  • 18th cent.

Extent

24 Leaves

Shelfmark

MS. Mus. c. 105

Other Finding Aids

RISM 800227612

Physical Facet

Fol., cropped.

Repository Details

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