Sheet Music: Presto

from Sonata No. 1 in A minor
Opus numberQV 1:146
ComposerJohann Joachim Quantz (1697–1773)
InstrumentationFlute and bass instrument
KeyA minor
Time signature4/4
Tempo180 BPM
Performance time5:05
Difficulty levelintermediate
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Date added2014-02-24
Last updated2014-02-24
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Baroque, Sonatas, Written for Flute


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Monday 24 February 2014

Tune of the Day: Presto by Quantz

from Sonata No. 1 in A minor

This Presto constitutes the central movement of Johann Joachim Quantz's Sonata No. 1 in A minor for flute and continuo. It is one of the many works for flute that Quantz composed for his student and patron Frederick II, King of Prussia.

Thanks to Joyce Kai for contributing this piece!

Other Movements from the same Work

1.Adagio Flute & Piano
2.Presto Flute & bass
3.Gigue Flute & bass