Bach, J.C.F. - Musical Leisure Hours - piano




Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach was a son of Johann Sebastian Bach. In 1787-8 he published a four-volume collection of his music under the title Musical Leisure Hours, from which the 69 short pieces in this album have been selected. Miniatures intended for light entertainment, these are mostly pieces in the popular dance forms of the day. No.45 in the ABRSM Easier Piano Pieces series, 1987. NB slightly creased spine, so reduced from RRP of £5.25: contents unaffected.

Adagio in C minor

Allegretto in D

Allegretto in F

Allegro in Bb

Allegro in C

Allegro in D minor

Allegro in E minor

Allegro in Eb

Allegro in G

Andante in E

Andante in G

Angloise in A

Angloise in D

Marche in G

Menuet in A

Menuet in C

Menuet in F

Musette in G

Polonaise in F (Allegretto)

Scherzo in C

Schwaebisch in F

Solfeggio in D

Solfeggio in G

Villanella in Bb