1 in D major (after A. Vivaldi), BWV 972; Concerto No. Despite the fact that Carl Friedrich Zelter, director of the Sing-Akademie zu Berlin where many Bach manuscripts were held, had suggested Johann Sebastian as the author, the transcription was first published as a work by Wilhelm Friedemann in 1844 in the edition prepared for C.F. 3 No. One interesting thing about JSB is that his music sometimes integrates French, German and Italian styles. Once back in Weimar, he studied composition with Walther, concentrating on the violin concerto. JS Bach: The Transcriptions of Concertos by Vivaldi. BMC 36 - VIVALDI-BACH: Concerto Transcriptions for Harpsichord Antonio Vivaldi was born in Venice on March 4th, 1678. All these piano transcriptions are arranged for two hands (piano solo). Bach, Johann Sebastian : Largo in d minor from Concerto BWV 975 - Organ transcription (after Concerto RV 316 by Antonio Vivaldi) Organ solo / Intermediate / 1 … The demands of compositional quantity were great, and the transcription process shortened the length of time necessary to come up with new works or arrangements. of Vivaldi's Violin Concerto in D major, RV 230) Keyboard Concerto in D Major, BWV 972 (arr. Sponsored by: Cone Health. [17][18], The reception of the concerto transcriptions is reflected in their transmission: they were less widely disseminated than Bach's original organ or keyoard works and were only published in the 1850s during the mid-nineteenth century Bach revival. 10 attributed to Giuseppe Torelli).[26][27]. 3 No. 8, RV 522. 11 (Concerto in D minor for two violins, cello and strings, RV 565): Concerto in D minor, BWV 596, After Vivaldi's Op. Peters in the 1850s and by Breitkopf & Härtel in the 1890s played a decisive role in the Vivaldi revival of the twentieth century. 4 and 7: Apart from the concertos after models by Antonio Vivaldi (including one formerly attributed to Torelli), Bach also transcribed concertos by the Venetian brothers Alessandro and Benedetto Marcello. Bach's concerto transcriptions reflect not only his general interest in and assimilation of musical forms originating in Italy, in particular the concertos of his Venetian contemporary Antonio Vivaldi, but also the particular circumstances of his second period of employment 1708–1717 at the court in Weimar. More significantly perhaps, the concerto transcriptions played a decisive role in the Vivaldi revival which happened only in the following century. There are, or have been, attribution issues regarding some of the models Bach used for his keyboard transcriptions: Bach transcribed seven concertos by Antonio Vivaldi for solo harpsichord (RV 230, 265, 299, 310, 316, 381 and 813), and three for solo organ (RV 208, 522 and 565). The publication of these transcriptions by C.F. These have customarily been divided into two distinct groups, his works for organ and his works for harpsichord or clavichord. 3 No. Prince Johann Ernst of Saxe-Weimar's Op. Bach based his transcription of Marcello's oboe concerto on a lost manuscript that was circulating before the concerto was published in 1717. Most of these transcriptions of string concertos by the somewhat older composers Antonio Vivaldi and brothers Benedetto and Alessandro Marcello were made when Bach was in his twenties and represent the young composer stretching his wings by making over … 3, RV 310, by Antonio Vivaldi. In 1713-1714, Bach transcribed at least nine concertos of Vivaldi, three for solo organ (BWV 593-4, 596), and six for solo harpsichord (BWV 972-3, 975-6, 978, 980). 13 The works are: Concerto in G major (after Duke J. Ernst), BWV 592a; Concerto No. Telemann also had a documented social connection with Bach: in March 1714 he was godparent at the baptism in Weimar of Bach's second son Carl Phillip Emanuel. 3 No. The following year, when Bach himself was appointed as organist in Weimar in the ducal chapel or Himmelsburg, he not only had at his disposal the recently renovated chapel organ but also the organ in the Stadtkirche. Though ordained a priest in 1703, within a year of being ordained – according to his own account – he no longer wished to celebrate mass because of physical complaints ("tightness of the chest") which pointed to Bach was considered an incomparable organist whose improvisations were celebrated beyond German borders. [19], Although no precise dating of the concerto transcriptions is possible, combining a careful scientific analysis of surviving manuscripts—including their watermarks—with a knowledge of documented events in Bach's life has given a clearer idea of when they might have been written: it is generally thought that most were probably written in the period 1713–1714, but that some could have been written later. The organ concertos of Johann Sebastian Bach are solo works for organ, transcribed and reworked from instrumental concertos originally composed by Antonio Vivaldi and the musically talented Prince Johann Ernst of Saxe-Weimar. Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750) Works. 3 No. [16], Marshall (1986) has carried out a systematic study of headings and markings in surviving manuscripts to ascertain the intended instrument for Bach's keyboard works. of Vivaldi… Other circumstantial evidence concerning music-making in Weimar is provided by a letter written by Bach's pupil Philipp David Kräuter in April 1713. Bach's transcriptions of Vivaldi. He wrote most, if not all, of his concerto transcriptions for organ (BWV 592–596) and for harpsichord (BWV 592a and 972–987) from July 1713 to July 1714. The concerto transcriptions of Johann Sebastian Bach date from his second period at the court in Weimar (1708–1717). BWV Anh. Vivaldi? 8; Bach, J S: Couperin Aria in F major, BWV587; Bach, J S: Fasch Trio in C minor, BWV585; Bach, J S: Organ Concerto in A minor (after Vivaldi), BWV593 Bach admired Vivaldi, and the "italian style" in general. In this article, we shall analyze Bach’s transcription process in his three organ concertos after Vivaldi, and Schulze has further suggested that during his two year period studying in the Netherlands, Prince Johann Ernst is likely to have attended the popular concerts in the Niewe Kerk in Amsterdam where the blind organist Jan Jakob de Graaf performed his own transcriptions of the most recent Italian concertos. 2, After Johann Ernst's Op. After Violin Concerto in D minor, RV 813, by Antonio Vivaldi (formerly RV Anh. 1 No. At the same time, Bach's cousin Walther also made a series of organ transcriptions of Italian concertos: in his autobiography, Walther mentions 78 such transcriptions; but of these only 14 survive, of concertos by Albinoni, Giorgio Gentili, Giulio Taglietti, Telemann, Torelli and Vivaldi. Peters by Friedrich Griepenkerl. The other harpsichord transcriptions BWV 983–987 are contained in a collection of manuscripts of Kellner ("Kellner's Miscellany"), copied by himself and others. [12], Schulze (1972) harvtxt error: no target: CITEREFSchulze1972 (help) has given the following explanation for the transcriptions:[13]. Bach transcribed for organ and harpsichord a number of Italian and Italianate concertos, mainly by Antonio Vivaldi, but with others by Alessandro Marcello, Benedetto Marcello, Georg Philipp Telemann and the musically talented Prince Johann Ernst of Saxe-Weimar. The transcriptions themselves became known through a variety of sources. After Oboe Concerto in D minor by Alessandro Marcello.[25]. 3 No. Benedetto was a more prolific composer than his elder brother Alessandro. After Violin Concerto in B-flat major Op. for organ solo. 9 (Violin Concerto in D major, RV 230): Concerto in D major, BWV 972, and earlier version BWV 972a, After Vivaldi's Op. 16 Konzerte nach verschiedenen Meistern, BWV 972–987 (Bach, Johann Sebastian) This page is only for complete editions and multiple selections from the collection here. Although Forkel's account is generally acknowledged to be oversimplified and factually inaccurate, commentators agree that Bach's knowledge and assimilation of the Italian concerto form—which happened partly through his transcriptions—played a key role in the development of his mature style. After the Violin Concerto in C major by Prince Johann Ernst of Saxe–Weimar (like BWV 595). 2 by Benedetto Marcello. [20], These transcriptions for organ have been dated to 1713–1714. After Violin Concerto in G major, RV 299, by Antonio Vivaldi. For arrangements, new editions, etc. Johann Sebastian Bach. 1 No. Bach was Antonio Vivaldi. The second concerto in that collection, in E minor, had a violino principale in its first two movements. 11, RV 565. Bach: Italian Transcriptions TRACKS NOTES PERFORMERS CREDITS CD ITUNES SPOTIFY Concerto in A Minor for Four Harpsichords, BWV 1065 (9:50) transcription of Vivaldi: Concerto in B Minor for Four Violins, Op. Johann Ernst studied the keyboard with Bach's distant cousin Johann Gottfried Walther, after he became organist at the Stadtkirche in Weimar in 1707. Other models for the transcriptions included concertos by Alessandro Marcello, Benedetto Marcello, Georg Philipp Telemann and Prince Johann Ernst of Saxe-Weimar.[1][2][3][4][5]. Bach's transcriptions, for solo organ or harpsichord, of concertos by Vivaldi and other masters were made during his period at the Court of Weimar between 1708 and 1717. Bach wrote these keyboard transcriptions, from orchestral concerti by Vivaldi and Marcello, while he was a young man. They are scored for two manual keyboards and pedal.[21]. 10, RV 580 A talented amateur musician, from an early age Prince Johann Ernst had been taught the violin by the court violinist Gregor Christoph Eilenstein. It is thought that most of the transcriptions were probably made in 1713–1714. During his first brief period in Weimar in 1703 Bach was employed as a court violinist for seven months by Johann Ernst III, Duke of Saxe-Weimar, who ruled jointly with his elder brother Wilhelm Ernst, Duke of Saxe-Weimar. 3 No. 10 often attributed to, BWV 981 – Concerto in C minor, after Benedetto Marcello's Concerto Op. 6 in E flat major (after unknown source), BWV 597: Bach-G. Shaw: Transcription for piano Bach-Ch. The precise dating and true authorship was later established from the manuscript: the handwriting and the watermarks in the manuscript paper conform to cantatas known to have been composed by Bach in Weimar in 1714–1715. It was under these circumstances that Bach, as composer and performer, made his virtuosic concerto transcriptions for organ (BWV 592–596) and for harpsichord (BWV 972–987 and BWV 592a). Most of these transcriptions were based on concertos by Antonio Vivaldi. ... and virtuoso violinist. The publication of Bach's transcriptions has been recognized by Vivaldi scholars as a decisive step in his revival. Bach Italian Transcriptions: Concerto for Four Harpsichords (Vivaldi)- Tilge, Höchster, meine Sünden (Pergolesi) 13 years old Vivaldi is recognised as one of the greatest Baroque composers, and his influence during his lifetime was widespread over Europe. Bach abandoned that method of composition when he observed that brilliant flourishes lead nowhere. The two most significant for dating purposes are the autograph manuscript of the organ transcription BWV 596; and the hand copies of the organ transcription BWV 592 and the harpsichord transcriptions BWV 972–982 made by Bach's second cousin Johann Bernhard Bach from Eisenach, who is known to have visited Weimar in May 1715. In 1709 the virtuoso violinist Johann Georg Pisendel visited Weimar: he had studied with Torelli and is likely to have acquainted Bach with more of the Italian concerto repertoire. 9. A keen amateur violinist, he is likely to have brought or sent back concerto scores from Amsterdam, probably including the collection L'estro armonico, Op.3 of Vivaldi, published there in 1711. Around 1715 Johann Bernhard Bach, Johann Sebastian's second cousin, copied 12 of the concerto transcriptions in a single manuscript. Bach would also have known Telemann well then since he was court musician at Eisenach, Bach's birthplace. There is an early version of the transcription, BWV 972a. He had often heard them praised for their artistic excellence and decided upon the happy idea of arranging them all for the clavier. J.S. 9, RV 230, by Antonio Vivaldi. Bach’s first attempts at composition, like all such efforts, were unsatisfactory. In Great Britain, France and particularly his native Italy, musical taste turned against him and, when he was remembered, it was just through salacious anecdote. Transcription has formed an integral part of musical development across the centuries. Since the court concerts gave Bach an opportunity to know the works in their original form, the transcriptions are not so much study-works as practical versions and virtuoso 'commissioned' music. - Italian organist Daniele Boccaccio wrote these transcriptions of Bach’s violin concertos out of deep love for the music, and a deep love and understanding of his own instrument, the result being a highly original, fresh, transparent and vibrant interpretation of these well known masterpieces. This transcription of Vivaldi's concerto had the heading on the autograph manuscript altered by Bach's son Wilhelm Friedemann Bach who added "di W. F. Bach manu mei Patris descript" sixty or more years later. Vivaldi's violin concertos, which had just been published, gave him the guidance he needed. In July 1714, however, poor health forced him to leave Weimar to seek medical treatment in Bad Schwalbach: he died a year later at the age of nineteen. This concerto is an transcription of Antonio Vivaldi's double violin concerto, Op. The concertos Bach transcribed from Vivaldi’s Op. While there is no doubt about the authenticity of BWV 592–596, the sixth concerto BWV 597 is now probably considered to be spurious. On Johann Ernst's death in 1707, he was succeeded as coregent by his elder son Ernst August, who lived with his younger stepbrother, Prince Johann Ernst, outside the ducal Wilhelmsburg in the Rotes Schloss. BWV 985 is a Concerto in G minor for unaccompanied harpsichord, after Georg Philipp Telemann's Violin Concerto in G minor, TWV 51:g1 [scores].[36]. Although in early music the intended instrument was often not specified, but left to the performer, this was often not the case with Bach's music. "Le opere giovanili di Antonio Vivaldi", pp. - III, "Composition as arrangement and adaptation", "Emulation and Inspiration: J. S. 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The pleasure His Grace took in his playing fired him with the desire to try every possible artistry in his treatment of the organ. These include all the transcriptions of the Venetian concertos (those by Vivaldi and the Marcello brothers). Artist: Sophie Yates Title: Bach: Transcriptions of Concertos by Vivaldi Year Of Release: 2013 Label: Chandos Genre: Classical Quality: FLAC (image + .cue, log, booklet) Total Time: 76:26 min Total Size: 508 MB WebSite: Album Preview 4 No. Benedetto Marcello's Op. [9], Early works like BWV 912a and BWV 967, probably composed before 1707, also display concerto-like elements. Their publication by C.F. [14], Published records of Bach's life include his Nekrolog or obituary, written in 1754 by his son Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach and former pupil Johann Friedrich Agricola, and the 1802 biography of Johann Nikolaus Forkel. J.S. In the same year Bach also copied out all the parts of the double violin concerto in G major, TWV 52:G2, of Georg Philipp Telemann, a work that he might have acquired through Pisendel. It is possible that this could have led to Johann Ernst to suggest similar concerto transcriptions to Bach and Walther. As explained in Williams (2003), their main purpose was to enable the concerto to be heard at Bach's desired pitch. For the organ transcriptions there is no known sequence that may go back to Bach's time. In practical terms, the concerto transcriptions were suitable for performance in the different venues in Weimar; they would have served an educational purpose for the young prince as well as giving him pleasure. 3 No. The first documented evidence of Bach's engagement with the concerto genre can be dated to around 1709, during his second period in Weimar, when he made a hand copy of the continuo part of Albinoni's Sinfonie e concerti a 5, Op. The autograph manuscript is remarkable for its detailed specifications of organ registration and use of the two manuals. After Violin Concerto in B-flat minor, RV 383 by Antonio Vivaldi. Preview SONG TIME Keyboard Concerto in D major, BWV 972 (arr. BACH Transcriptions of Concertos by Vivaldi and the Marcellos: in D, BWV 972; in G, BWV 973; in d, BWV 974; in g, BWV 975; in C, BWV 976; in F, BWV 978; in G, BWV 980; in c, BWV 981 • Read more Sophie Yates (hpd) • CHACONNE 0796 (76: 28) Around 1714 Johann Sebastian Bach suddenly and apparently without provocation transcribed and adapted a number of Italian instrumental concertos, … Bach: Transcriptions of Concertos by Vivaldi CHAN 0796. He was thus led to study their structure, the musical ideas on which they are built, the pattern of their modulations, and many other characteristics. The result was that up until 1911 the transcription was misattributed to Wilhelm Friedemann. Vivaldi’s newly published Opus 3, L’estro armonico.1 The chart to the right shows the extant concerto transcriptions made by Bach; there are 23 transcriptions from 21 originals.2 Bach was not alone in mak-ing concerto transcriptions; from Johann Gottfried Walther, his colleague in Wei-mar, we have 14 surviving transcriptions.3 213 is a lost Concerto in F major for solo organ, after an unidentified concerto by Georg Philipp Telemann. 1 No. 10 (RV 580) to a concerto for four harpsichords and strings (BWV 1065).[34]. Buy Tickets. After Vivaldi's Op. Commentators have found Schulze's arguments persuasive, but nevertheless point out that not all the transcriptions need have been made in the period from July 1713 to July 1714 when the Prince was back in Weimar. Harpsichords were available to Bach at both venues. see (or create) separate pages for individual works linked in the General Information section below. Siciliano from Concerto No. After a concerto by Prince Johann Ernst of Saxe-Weimar, and Bach's earlier organ transcription, BWV 592. Moreover, in adapting ideas and figurations originally conceived for the violin to the keyboard, Bach was compelled to think in musical terms, so that his ideas no longer depended on his fingers, but were drawn from his imagination. After Violin Concerto in D major Op. Harpsichordist Richard Egarr “Bach didn't just make 'simple' transcriptions, neither in this original solo concerto by Vivaldi. Bach’s organ and harpsichord transcriptions BWV 592–596 and 972–987 belong to the year July 1713 to July 1714, were made at the request of Prince Johann Ernst von Sachsen-Weimar, and imply a definite connection with the concert repertory played in Weimar and enlarged by the Prince’s recent purchases of music. As well as music-making in the Wilhelmsburg, Bach was almost certainly involved in the parallel more secular musical events in the Rotes Schloss organised by August Ernst and Johann Ernst. "Vivaldi, Antonio -- Violin Concerto No. Buy CD or download online. After Violin Concerto in G major Op. The remaining organ transcriptions come from copies made in Leipzig by Bach's family and circle: these include his eldest son Wilhelm Friedemann Bach, whose organ repertoire included the transcriptions; his pupil Johann Friedrich Agricola; and Johann Peter Kellner. 1, containing twelve concerti à cinque, was published in 1708. 12, RV 265, by Antonio Vivaldi. 4 No. 6 in A minor: II. The Nekrolog contains the famous statement about the Duke, Wilhelm Ernst, encouraging Bach as an organist-composer, quoted at the start of this section. Bach realised his other transcriptions of concertos by Vivaldi after versions circulating as manuscript. Bach's transcriptions for harpsichord of a number of Italian and other concertos date from his years in Weimar, probably 1713-1714. 3 No. After Violin Concerto in C minor Op. [8], Jones (2007) traces the influences on Bach's early keyboard compositions—in particular his sonatas (BWV 963/1, BWV 967) and toccatas (BWV 912a/2, BWV 915/2)—not only to the works of his older compatriots Kuhnau, Böhm and Buxtehude, but also to the works of Italian composers from the end of the seventeenth century; in particular the chamber sonatas of Corelli and the concertos of Torelli and Albinoni. Only in Northern Germany, where his concertos had influenced a school of composers, was his legacy properly appreciated. 11; Bach, J S: Concerto in d BWV593, after Vivaldi Op. This concerto is a transcription of Antonio Vivaldi's Grosso Mogul violin concerto, RV 208. In the often quoted passage from his biography, Forkel wrote:[15]. The meteoric success of Vivaldi in the early eighteenth century was matched by his descent into almost complete oblivion soon after his death in 1741. Peters in the 1850s and by the Bach Gesellschaft in the 1890s played a decisive role in the Vivaldi revival of the twentieth century. Largo (2:10)" ? 45–78” in, This page was last edited on 23 October 2020, at 12:43. He was still developing his own styles while absorbing the influences of the other great schools of European music - in this case, of course, the Italian. F. Magle - Contemporary Classical Composer, Organist and Pianist. Such composers can only be "finger composers" (or "keyboard cavaliers" as Bach called them later on in his life): that is, they let their fingers tell them what to write instead of instructing their fingers what to play. Bassoon Concerti Bassoon Concerto in E minor RV 484 -… After Violin Concerto in E major Op. Evidently he was fascinated with it, he wrote various pieces in which there's an explicit mention of the "italian style" in the titles (like the "Italian Concerto for harpsichord", for example; the original name is "Concerto after the Italian taste"). Most of these transcriptions were based on concertos by Antonio Vivaldi, but there are also works by Alessandro Marcello, Benedetto Marcello, Georg Philipp Telemann, and the musically talented Prince Johann Ernst of Saxe-Weimar. Vivaldi/Bach Concerto in D minor for piano & strings Transcriptions by Julia Zilberquit Shostakovich Symphony No. Composed during Bach's second period at the … And although Vivaldi was internationally known as a composer, his enduring fame came from being a violin virtuoso. 1 No. After the Violin Concerto in G minor, TWV 51:g1, by Georg Philipp Telemann. Earlier compositions had been brought back to Weimar from Italy by the deputy Capellmeister, Johann Wilhelm Drese, during his stay there in 1702–1703. [10], Later in July 1713, Prince Johann Ernst returned from Utrecht after studying there for 2 years. 1: Concerto in B-flat major, BWV 982, After Johann Ernst's Op. Bach and Walther arranged different sets of concertos: Bach favoured the more recent ritornello form, less prevalent in the earlier concertos transcribed by Walther. When Bach went to work on the “Vivaldi Transcriptions,” he fully respected the original compositions. There 's always something new and different about them. Wilhelm Ernst's Lutheran piety contrasted with his younger brother's alcoholism. His other Vivaldi transcriptions were made from manuscript sources of varying integrity.9 Johann Sebastian Bach was a court musician in Weimar from 1708 to 1717. The current date and time is, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mp7F4y7FWLs, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=86Aqf2GTmCs, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dl8Mpt8oJNA, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m1k_yexUE6s, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CnJhq7_Er8o, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vE2O_yfgtBU, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DHCoKWZLXKA, bach-vivaldi-concerti-praeludia-sempe-fortin-cd-cover-art.jpg, http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cpgCkQXmz8g. 1 No. In fact the new edition of the concerto transcriptions published by the Bach-Gesellschaft in the 1890s and the ensuing controversy in assessing their authorship and that of the original concertos in the 1910s sparked a reevaluation of Vivaldi and subsequently the rediscovery of his "lost" works. Williams: Transcription for 2 pianos: Pedal-Exercitium, BWV 598: 3 No. 1, RV 383a): Concerto in G major, BWV 980 (harpsichord), After Vivaldi's Violin Concerto in G minor, RV 316 (later version published as Op. Johann Sebastian Bach was a German composer, organist, harpsichordist, violist He realised that musical ideas need to be subordinated to a plan and that a young composer's first need is a model to guide his efforts. After Violin Concerto in G minor, RV 316, by Antonio Vivaldi. This concerto is a transcription of a concerto by Prince Johann Ernst of Saxe-Weimar. Bach.org Bach.de (German) Extra Information Arrangement of the Concerto for 2 Violins and Cello in D minor, RV 565, by Antonio Vivaldi. About Chandos. 4: Concerto in D minor, BWV 987, BWV 595: organ version (first movement only), Federico Maria Sardelli. 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