Sheet Music: Giga

TitleGiga
from Flute Sonata in A minor, QV 1:149
Opus numberQV 1:149
ComposerJohann Joachim Quantz (1697–1773)
InstrumentationFlute and bass instrument
KeyA minor
RangeD4–E6
Time signature6/8
Tempo120 BPM
Performance time4:35
Difficulty levelintermediate
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Date added2022-06-06
Last updated2022-06-06
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Categories
Baroque, Jigs, Sonatas, Written for Flute

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Monday 6 June 2022

Tune of the Day: Giga by Quantz

from Flute Sonata in A minor

This is the third and final movement of Johann Joachim Quantz's Sonata in A minor for flute and continuo, QV 1:149. It is one of many works for flute that Quantz composed for his student and patron Frederick II, King of Prussia.

Other Movements from the same Work

1.Arioso lamentoso Flute & bass
2.Allegro assai Flute & bass
3.Giga Flute & bass