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What's your favourite piece?

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Discussion Starter · #1 · (Edited)
This poll is for the TC best pieces of J.S. Bach award.

The current king is BWV 1056.

The challenger is BWV 1080 ("Art of Fugue").

The challenger has been posted here: Music without lyrics - Post here your favourite pieces of J.S. Bach for this category

The poll is a union between two questions:
  • What do you prefer between the king (BWV 1056) and the challenger (BWV 1080)?
  • How do you rate the challenger (BWV 1080)?

To give the individual rate to the king (BWV 1056) you can vote here: J.S. Bach BWV 1056: Keyboard Concerto No. 5 in F Minor


THE KING: BWV 1056

Piano version.



Hapsichord version.




THE CHALLENGER: BWV 1080

Organ version.



Piano version.

 

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Discussion Starter · #4 ·
What’s the definitive/preferred piano version of BWV 1056?

I adore Staier for the harpsichord version…
Why is the first movement so fast in the Staier's version? Is usually not slower?

 
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