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Brandenburg Concertos BWV 1046-1051

German Title

Brandenburgische Konzerte

English Title

Brandenburg Concertos

French Title

Concertros brandenbourgeois

Spanish Title

Conciertos de Brandenburgo

Works

Brandenburg Concertos (6), for various soloists, strings & continuo, BWV 1046-1051
Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F major, BWV 1046
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F major, BWV 1047
Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major, BWV 1048
Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G major, BWV 1049
Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D major, BWV 1050
Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 in B flat major, BWV 1051

Scoring

BWV 1046: 2 Corno da caccia, Oboe, Violino piccolo, 2 ob, bn, 2 Violins, Viola, Continuo
BWV 1047: Trumpet, Recorder, Oboe, Violin, 2 Violins, Viola, Continuo
BWV 1048: 3 Violins, 3 Violas, 3 Violoncellos, Continuo
BWV 1049: Violin, 2 Recorders, 2 Violins, Viola, Continuo
BWV 1050: Flute, Violin, Harpsichord, 2 Violins, Viola, Continuo
BWV 1051: 2 Violas, 2 Violas da gamba, Violoncello, Continuo

Score

References

Composed

BGA

NBA

BC

First Published

BWV 1046

1721 - Köthen

XIX

VII/2

V99

Leipzig, 1850-1852

BWV 1047

1721 - Köthen

XIX

VII/2

V99

Leipzig, 1850-1852

BWV 1048

1721 - Köthen

XIX

VII/2

V99

Leipzig, 1850-1852

BWV 1049

1721 - Köthen

XIX

VII/2

V99

Leipzig, 1850-1852

BWV 1050

1721 - Köthen

XIX

VII/2

V99

Leipzig, 1850-1852

BWV 1051

1721 - Köthen

XIX

VII/2

V99

Leipzig, 1850-1852

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Reviews

Review: Güttler’s Brandenburgs [Bradley Lehman, October 2001]
Review: Brandenburg Concertos Nos. 1, 2 & 5 - conducted by Karl Richter [Peter Bright, August 2006]
Review of Brandenburg Concertos by Tafelmusik [Kirk McElhearn, October 2001]

Discussions

General Discussions: Part 1 (2002-2003) | Part 2 (2004-2005) | Part 3 (2006-)
Discussions: Brandenburg Concertos - conducted by Rinaldo Alessandrini
Discussions: Brandenburg Concertos - conducted by Richard Egarr
Discussions: Brandenburg Concertos - conducted by Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Discussions: Brandenburg Concertos - conducted by Otto Klemperer

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Links

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Description

Author/Webmaster

Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F major, BWV 1046

Composition Description

AMG / John Keillor

Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F major, BWV 1047

Composition Description

ANG / James Reel

Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major, BWV 1048

Composition Description

AMG / Allen Schrott

Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G major, BWV 1049

Composition Description

AMG / Roger Dettmer

Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D major, BWV 1050

Composition Description

AMG / John Keillor

Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 in B flat major, BWV 1051

Composition Description

AMG / John Keillor

Brandenburg Concertos

History; The individual concertos; References; External links; Scores; Essays; Recordings

Wikipedia

The Brandenburg Concertos: A New Interpretation

Essay on rhetoric and symbolism in the concertos

Recorded Home Page / Philip Pickett

Brandenburg Concertos

Comprehensive discussion, including assessment of recordings

Classical Notes / Peter Gutmann

The Brandenburg Concertos

An introduction

Inkpot / Benjamin Chee

Brandenburg Concertos

Introductory survey

Good Music Guide

Brandenburg Concertos

List of recordings & reviews

J.S. Bach Home Page

Johann Sebastian Bach's "Brandenburg" Concertos

Article: Milestones of the Millenium

NPR / Lisa Simeone

Scores for J.S. Bach's Brandenburg Concertos

Scores [PDF]

CCARH

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Prepared by Aryeh Oron (June 2009)

Brandenburg Concertos BWV 1046-1051: Details
Recordings:
Reviews of Individual Recordings:
Güttler’s Brandenburgs | Review: Brandenburg Concertos Nos. 1, 2 & 5 - conducted by Karl Richter | Review of Brandenburg Concertos by Tafelmusik
General Discussions:
Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3
Discussions of Individual Recordings:
Brandenburg Concertos - R. Alessandrini | Brandenburg Concertos - R. Egarr | Brandenburg Concertos - N. Harnoncourt | Brandenburg Concertos - O. Klemperer

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