Forkel, Johann Nikolaus, 1749-1818

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German music historian, theorist, and bibliographer.

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Göttingen, 22 September 1783, to an unidentified recipient in Berlin, 1783 Sept. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270577482

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creatorOf Bach, Wilhelm Friedemann, 1710-1784. IV Sonaten für ein und zwei Klaviere : von Wilhelm Friedemann Bach : manuscript, [17--?] Harvard University, Loeb Music Library
creatorOf Zelter, Carl Friedrich, 1758-1832. Johann Nikolaus Forkel's Über Johann Sebastian Bachs Leben, Kunst und Kunstwerke, 1802 and undated. Houghton Library
referencedIn Hanover royal music archive, 1651-1951 (bulk circa 1770-1870). Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Bach, Wilhelm Friedemann, 1710-1784. IV Sonaten für ein und zwei Klaviere : von Wilhelm Friedemann Bach : manuscript, [17--?] Houghton Library
creatorOf Forkel, Johann Nikolaus, 1749-1818. Autograph letter signed, dated : Göttingen, 22 September 1783, to an unidentified recipient in Berlin, 1783 Sept. 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Forkel, Johann Nikolaus, 1749-1818. Forkels Miscellanea mus. [microform]. Band III. University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Froberger, Johann, 1616-1667. VI Fughe e VI capricci [microform] / del Signor Giovanni Giacomo Froberger ; Fughe / del Sr. Giovanni Krieger, 1699. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
referencedIn Johann Nikolaus Forkel's Über Johann Sebastian Bachs Leben, Kunst und Kustwerke, 1802 and undated. Houghton Library
creatorOf Forkel, Johann Nikolaus, 1749-1818. Forkels Miscellanea mus., [not after 1818]. University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Hanover royal music archive, 1651-1951, 1770-1870 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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Music theory--History
Music--History and criticism
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Birth 1749-02-22

Death 1818-03-20

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