J.S. Bach's Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue on Classical Guitar - Music, Tab and Sheet Music
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) was one of the greatest composers of
all time. His death in 1750 is generally considered to be the end of
the Baroque era in music history. One of his most famous works is the Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue, which was originally written for Harpsichord. My favorite recording of this piece is by Wanda Landowska.
Bach's Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue, Performed by Wanda Landowka (Part 1)
Transcription for Guitar
There have recently been some transcriptions of this piece for guitar. Here is an excellent recording by Jorge Caballero
Bach's Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue on Classical Guitar (Part 1/3)
The only recording that I know of this piece is by Philip Hii, made in 1995. I own this CD and love it.
Philip Hii's recording of Bach's Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue
Tab and Sheet Music for Bach's Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue
If you are a guitarist who is interested in playing this piece, then you might be interested in the following links.
If you are interested in the sheet music (standard notation) for this work, then I recommend purchasing Philip Hii's transcription. It is available from Guitar Solo Publications (GSP).
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