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Sheet Music: Gigue

TitleGigue
from Cello Suite No. 3 in C major
Opus numberBWV 1009
ComposerJohann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)
InstrumentationFlute solo
KeyC major
RangeC4–F6
Time signature3/8
Tempo216 BPM
Performance time3:00
Difficulty leveladvanced
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Date added2011-12-07
Last updated2011-12-07
CategoriesBaroque, Jigs

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Wednesday 7 December 2011

Tune of the Day: Gigue by J.S. Bach

from Cello Suite No. 3, transcribed for solo flute

This is the final movement of Johann Sebastian Bach's third Suite for unaccompanied cello. After the galant spirit of the bourrées, this Gigue restores the lightness of a very bouncy, virtuosic suite.

Other Movements from the same Work

1.Prelude Flute solo
2.Allemande Flute solo
3.Courante Flute solo
4.Sarabande Flute solo
5.Bourrée I and II Flute solo