Sheet Music: Bourrée

TitleBourrée
from Partita No. 1 in B minor for solo violin
Opus numberBWV 1002, Mvmt. 7
ComposerJohann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)
InstrumentationFlute solo
KeyB minor
RangeB3–E6
Time signature2/2
Tempo84 BPM
Performance time3:15
Difficulty levelintermediate
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Date added2012-02-19
Last updated2012-02-19
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Sunday 19 February 2012

Tune of the Day: Bourrée by J.S. Bach

from Violin partita in B minor

This fast and sharply-accented bourrée from Bach's first partita for solo violin carries the rather rare Italian indication “Tempo di Borea” in the original manuscript.

Thanks to Kelvin from Mexico for suggesting this piece!