Orchestral Suite No. 2 (III. Sarabande) by J. S. Bach. Sheet music for Violin, page 1.

This content is only visible for Premium members

Ribbon Exclusive Premium features

  • Instant access to all sheet music
  • Backing tracks to play-along and download
  • Printable sheet music PDF files for download
  • Favorite playlist

If you are already a member click here to login.

J. S. Bach - Orchestral Suite No. 2 (III. Sarabande)

Sheet music for violin

Info: Third movement (Sarabande) of the Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067, scored for strings, continuo, and solo flute. The sarabande is a slow, dignified dance in triple meter has always been a favorite of the Baroque stylized dances. In this movement the flute doubles the first violin part with a very busy lines for the other parts.
Opus number: BWV 1067, Mvt. 3
Date: 1738–39
Artist: Johann Sebastian Bach
Born: 21 March 1685 , Eisenach
Died: 28 July 1750 , Leipzig
The artist: One of the greatest composers of all time. Bach wrote hundreds of pieces for organ, choir, as well as many other instruments. He spent most of his life as a church organist and a choir director. His music combines profound expression with clever musico-mathematical feats, like fugues and cannons in which the same melody is played against itself in various ways.
Instrument: Violin
Key: B minor
Range: F#4 - C#6
Time signature: 3/4
Tempo: 76 BPM
Duration: 2:31
Pages: 1
Difficulty: Intermediate
Style: Classical
Keyboard Shortcuts spacePlay & Pause