Wilhelm Karges (?), Præludium d moll

Posted on Mar 22nd, 2018

Manuscript Am B 340 contains three pieces that are generally believed to be composed by Karges himself. These are a Fantasia, Capriccio (though…

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Wilhelm Karges, Capriccio

Posted on Feb 9th, 2018

The third piece by Karges from manuscript Am. B340 is a piece called Capricio. Only the first half is (probably) written by Karges. The second half…

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Wilhelm Karges, F.S., Fuga

Posted on Mar 19th, 2018

Manuscript Am B 340 contains two fugues, that have the initials "F.S" written beneath the title. Presumably those are the initials of the original…

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Wilhelm Karges, F.S., Fuga d moll

Posted on Mar 29th, 2018

Manuscript Am B 340 contains two fugues, that have the initials "F.S" written beneath the title. Presumably those are the initials of the original…

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Wilhelm Karges, Fantasia primi toni

Posted on Feb 1st, 2018

Wilhelm Karges (1613 or 1614 – 1699), was a German organist and composer in the North German organ tradition. He was born in Berlin, where he spent…

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Wilhelm Karges, Heinrich Scheidemann, Fantasia

Posted on Feb 14th, 2018

The original source of this piece in manuscript Am B 340 is a manualiter Toccata by Heinrich Scheidemann. The practical source is a manuscript in…

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Wilhelm Karges, Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck, Fantasia

Posted on Feb 28th, 2018

The original source of this piece in manuscript Am B 340 is a manualiter Toccata in D Dorian by Johann Pieterszoon Sweelinck. This Toccata is…

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Wilhelm Karges, Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck, Fantasia (2)

Posted on Mar 6th, 2018

The original source of this piece in manuscript Am B 340 is a manualiter Toccata in D Dorian by Johann Pieterszoon Sweelinck. This Toccata is…

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Wilhelm Karges, Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck, Fantasia d dorian

Posted on Apr 7th, 2018

The original source of this piece in manuscript Am B 340 is a Fantasia in D Dorian by Johann Pieterszoon Sweelinck. The original fantasia is some 12…

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Wilhelm Karges, Præludium quatri toni

Posted on Feb 5th, 2018

The second piece by Karges from manuscript Am. B340 is a beautiful praeludium. It flows elegantly in long arching lines. There's not much in terms of…

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