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Published on Jul 3, 2016
The prelude in F-sharp minor from the first book of J. S. Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier, performed by Kimiko Ishizaka, with an animated graphical score. FAQ
Q: Please tell me more about this recording. A: Kimiko Ishizaka recorded all the preludes and fugues in the first book of Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier and put the recordings in the public domain as part of the Open Well-Tempered Clavier project, which you can read more about here: http://www.welltemperedclavier.org/
Q: What does the swirling mean? A: For me, the melody of this prelude suggested a circular, spiraling motion, so I made an animation which did this ... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nvc1pf... ... which I liked, but it wasn't quite what I had in mind. I made a second version, in which the spirals were grouped by beat (and only the beat notes had the highlighted aura) ... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j0vBc... That was closer, but still not quite what I'd hoped for.