Lute Suite No. 4, BWV 1006a, Menuett I

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 - 1750)
Baroque period

Skill level: Advanced
A

Time signature: 3/4,

Suggested tempo: = 88 - 126 bpm

Key: E

Positions I - VI

3 voices: melody and active bass; contrapuntal with moderately complex voicing

Tuning: Standard

Approximate duration: 2 min


A set with Menuett II; There are many transcriptions of this suite, we recommend the Frank Koonce edition or Tillman Hoppstock edition

Chord Transitioning
Finger Independence
Scales
Shifting
Slurs
Bass Stopping
Right Hand Arpeggios
Left Hand Arpeggios
Tremolo
Harmonics
Extended Techniques

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