Piano Sonatas – Volume II, Op. 17

Piano Solo

Piano Sonatas – Volume II, Op. 17

Piano Solo

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Series: Henle Music Folios Publisher: Henle Urtext Edition Format: Softcover Piano Composer: Johann Christian Bach Editor: Ernst-Günter Heinemann

These six piano sonatas were written during the composer's London years, after he had collected much valuable experience in Italy. The so-called “London” Bach devoted himself intensively to the possibilities afforded by the newly-developed “Hammerflügel,” and frequently performed in public on the instrument. His Sonatas opp. 5 and 17, all much esteemed by Mozart, have many characteristics of the classical piano sonata. The op. 17 collection was first published in 1774, and was already being reprinted in various countries during the composer's lifetime.

  • Bach: Sonata A major op. 17,5
  • Bach: Sonata B flat major op. 17,6
  • Bach: Sonata c minor op. 17,2
  • Bach: Sonata E flat major op. 17,3
  • Bach: Sonata G major op. 17,4
  • Bach: Sonata G major op. 17,1
  • Piano

$36.95 (US) Inventory #HL 51480333 UPC: 884088175283 Publisher Code: HN333 Width: 9.25" Length: 12.25" 72 pages

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