Toccata and Fugue in D minor

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Bach about 1715

The Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 is a work for organ by Johann Sebastian Bach. It was written about 1708. It is often identified with melodramatic silent movies and scary movies. The manuscript is lost and the work is known through copies made by Bach's students.

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  • Woodstra, Chris, et al. 2005. All Music Guide to Classical Music. All Music Guide, LLC. p. 50. ISBN 0-87930-865-6.