Dead Wild Roses: DWR Friday Musical Interlude – Bach, Goldberg Variations, Variation 5, BWV 988

This is the first of the hand-crossing, two-part variations. It is in 3/4 time. A rapid melodic line written predominantly in sixteenth notes is accompanied by another melody with longer note values, which features very wide leaps: Filed under: Music Tagged: Bach, Goldberg Variations Variation 5 BWV 988, The DWR Friday Musical Interlude