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#2046289 - 03/11/13 12:14 AM Bwv 565 fingering question  
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Hi everyone. Take a look at this :

http://imm.io/YWCE

I'm currently learning this toccata on the organ. See the passage I have circled in red. I couldn't find a better fingering, do you think there is one ? As I'm supposed to play this prestissimo, I need the best fingering.. and I'm not totally satisfied by what I found.
Do you think this is overall a correct fingering ?

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#2046292 - 03/11/13 12:26 AM Re: Bwv 565 fingering question [Re: Albany]  
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Could you scan the passage that comes right before this? Or at least tell me what the notes are? This could influence the decision on what fingering to use.


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#2046294 - 03/11/13 12:30 AM Re: Bwv 565 fingering question [Re: Albany]  
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#2046295 - 03/11/13 12:38 AM Re: Bwv 565 fingering question [Re: Albany]  
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Using 1 for the A and then 3-2-5-3-2-5-4-1-5 etc should be a viable option, depending on how fast "Prestissimo" is. If this doesn't work you can always use something like 2-3-1-5-3-1-5-4-1-5 assuming you don't have a problem putting the thumb on the B flat.


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#2046296 - 03/11/13 12:41 AM Re: Bwv 565 fingering question [Re: Albany]  
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Okay thanks, so you think 5-4-1 5-3-1 is better than 4-3-1 4-2-1 then

#2046297 - 03/11/13 12:48 AM Re: Bwv 565 fingering question [Re: Albany]  
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Which passage are you talking about?


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#2046298 - 03/11/13 12:49 AM Re: Bwv 565 fingering question [Re: Albany]  
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well for the overall fingering when there's no b-flat

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Starting on which note? wink


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#2046309 - 03/11/13 01:19 AM Re: Bwv 565 fingering question [Re: Albany]  
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On the E (4th note of the passage)

#2046311 - 03/11/13 01:25 AM Re: Bwv 565 fingering question [Re: Albany]  
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Just tried to look back at your link to the scan but it says it's been recycled... wink


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#2046381 - 03/11/13 07:13 AM Re: Bwv 565 fingering question [Re: Albany]  
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I'm going to try to make this coherent. I have a 103F fever and can't really focus. If you break it up while looking at the bottom note, there is a pattern you can follow.

Measure 8, starting on the E (3rd note):
135-124-135-124 etc

LH could be (also starting on the E):
531-431-531-431 etc

You can, of course, play this pretty much any way you like.


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#2047701 - 03/13/13 01:35 PM Re: Bwv 565 fingering question [Re: Albany]  
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I would slide down just using 4-2-1


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