Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck, Fantasia (SwWV 254)

Posted on Apr 8th, 2019

As manuscript Ms. Lynar B3 is believed to be compiled in the circle of students of Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck, it is to be expected that some works of…

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Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck, Præludium pedaliter

Posted on Oct 7th, 2019

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…

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Wilhelm Karges, “J.P.”, Capricio in A

Posted on Jan 31st, 2020

Manuscript Am.B. 340 was presumably written by Wilhelm Karges. As was usual in those days composers were indicated with their initials rather than…

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Wilhelm Karges, Jan Pieterszoon Sweelick, Fantasia in D (after SwWV 260)

Posted on Mar 1st, 2020

Karges was familiar with the compositions of Sweelinck through Andreas Düben (1597 - 1662). Düben was a pupil of Sweelinck in Amsterdam from 1614…

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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, Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck, Fantasia in D

Posted on Feb 9th, 2020

In manuscript Am. B. 340 Karges writes "J.P." below the the title of this composition. And in this case it is certain that he means Jan Pieterszoon…

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