In Tag's prelude to the choral "Aus meinen Herzens Grunde" the choral melody is played with the left hand. The right hand and, when not playing the choral melody, the left hand as well, provide a lively accompaniment, while the pedal moves in a steady pulse of quarter notes. Tag.

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Gottfried August Homilius (2 February 1714 – 2 June 1785) was a German composer, cantor and organist. As part of his musical education he took composition lessons from Johann Sebastian Bach. He was probably also a pupil of, and assistant to, the organist at the Nikolaikirche in Leipzig, Johann Schneider..

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M.D.O, Præludium

Date: October 15,  2019

The composer of the prelude on folio 38 of manuscript Ms Lynar B3 is indicated with the initials "M.D.O". It is therefore believed that this prelude was composed by Martin Düben. In tonality and atmosphere it is a lot like the Præludium quarti Toni by Wilhelm Karges. Karges was the.

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It is a fact that people like to have a name of the creator to go with a piece of art. Pieces that cannot be attributed to a person, are somehow less valuable. Probably because of the innate desire to admire someone. In music this is espescially true. Anonymous pieces.

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Manuscript Becker III.8.66, held by the Sächsische Landesbibliothek – Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek Dresden, contains 5 choral preludes composed by Christian Gotthilf Tag. The second of these 5 is a preude on the melody of "Nun freut euch lieben Christen g'mein". The indicated tempo is "Andante" which seems a bit odd,.

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The praeludium pedaliter on folio 36 of manuscript Lynar B3 bears the initials M.F.P.S.W. Or M.J.P.S.W. Both readings of the second initial are possible. It seems common agreement that these initials signify "Magister Johan Pieterszoon Sweelinck". Well, who am I do disagree. Perhaps there are other sources that attribute this.

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The Anhang II of Schmieder's catalogue of Bach's composition contains the spurious works. According to the manuscript sources they were composed by Bach, but there is doubt the authorship is correctly indicated. In the case of Anh. II 60 the doubt is, in my opinion, justified. It is a nice.

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Peter Hasse, Præambulum pedaliter

Date: October 03,  2019

Peter Hasse (1586 - 1640) was a German organist and composer. His three surviving organ works are found in manuscripts alongside compositions by Sweelinck and his known pupils such as Andreas Düben, Samuel and Gottfried Scheidt, Paul Siefert and Melchior Schildt. It is therefore believed Hasse was a pupil of.

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Anonymus, Præludium pedaliter

Date: October 01,  2019

Folio 34 of manuscript Ms Lynar B3 contains two compositions. Where the first (published two days ago) is a full fledged composition, the second is more a sketch. It could be meant as a model for improvisation of as a model for composition. Or perhaps it is no more than.

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Anonymus, Præambulum pedaliter

Date: September 29,  2019

The praeambulum pedaliter on folio 34 of manuscript Ms Lynar B3 does not indicate a composer for this prelude. So it's anyone's guess who the composer might have benn. Based on the style of the composition however I am fairly certain it is not one of the named composer's in.

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Anonymus, Præambulum pedaliter

Date: September 17,  2019

The next prelude in manuscript Ms Lynar B3 has again no initials, so there is no indication of who the composer could have been. The style is very different from the previous compositions, so it is probably not a composition by one of the Düben brothers. It is longer than.

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The prelude on folio 33 of manuscript Mus Ms Lynar B3 bears the initials M.D.O. The preceding prelude bears the initials "A.D.O" which are believed to stand for the composer Andreas Düben, and the title "Organista". If that is true than what does "M.D.O" stand for? In "The History of.

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As with most manuscripts from Germany with music of the late Renaissance and the early Baroque composers are in manuscript Ms Lynar B3 only indicated with there initials. Or not at all. The composer of this Praeludium is indicate as "A.D.O". Scholars tend to agree that this stands for "Andreas.

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Anonymus, Ricercar primi Toni, ex G b-moll

Date: September 08,  2019

This Ricercar primi Toni, ex G b-moll, is the 24th composition from manuscript Ms. Lynar B3. As the title mentions, it is written in the first tone, on the tonal center of g. That means it is largely what we would call g minor, but a lot more flexible, as.

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Christian Gotthilf Tag (1735 - 1811) was a German Kantor and composer. On the age of twenty he became Kantor and schoolteacher in Hohenstein-Ernstthal, where he remained until his retirement in 1808. During his life he established an outstanding reputation as a Kantor and organist. Tag was a prolific composer.

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