The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1 (BWV 846-869) The Well-Tempered Clavier 1 is a collection of educational pieces with exceptionally high artistic contents. From all the works written in the Baroque era, no other work has been so well-cherished, frequently performed and thoroughly studied.
from The Well Tempered Clavier , Book One Bach: Prelude.
Product Barenboim s Bach has a refreshing Old World quality, reflecting his rounded tone, moderate tempos, and emphasis on harmonic tension.
The Well-Tempered Clavier, BWV 846-893, collection of 48 preludes and fugues by Johann Sebastian Bach, published in two books (1722 and 1742). It explores the intricacies of each of the 12 major and 12 minor keys and constitutes the largest-scale and most-influential undertaking for solo keyboard of the Baroque.
E.g. Bach: Prelude and Fugue in C minor, from The Well-Tempered Clavier, Books 1 Answers (Real and Tonal) The second statement of the subject in a fugue, usually pitched a fifth above the subject (or a fourth).