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Canon in D by Pachelbel. Sheet music for Cello, page 1.

Pachelbel - Canon in D

Sheet music for cello

Info: Pachelbel's Canon is the name commonly given to a canon by the German Baroque composer Johann Pachelbel in his Canon and Gigue for 3 violins and basso continuo, sometimes referred to as Canon and Gigue in D or simply Canon in D. Neither the date nor the circumstances of its composition are known, and the oldest surviving manuscript copy of the piece dates from the 19th century.
Artist: Johann Pachelbel
Born: 1 September 1653, Nuremberg
Died: 9 March 1706, Nuremberg
The artist: German composer, organist and teacher who brought the south German organ tradition to its peak. He composed a large body of sacred and secular music, and his contributions to the development of the chorale prelude and fugue have earned him a place among the most important composers of the middle Baroque era.
Instrument: Cello
Key: D major
Range: D2 - D4
Time signature: 4/4
Tempo: 70 BPM
Duration: 3:15
Pages: 2
Difficulty: Intermediate
Style: Classical
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