thoroughbass



[Eng.]


See figured bass and basso continuo.


SUGGESTED LISTENING EXAMPLES:

Thorough-bass, Baroque:
Corelli: Violin Sonata in A major, Op. 5, No. 9, "Gigue"
W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 2, Track 67
Bach: Trio Sonata in G major, I
W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 2, Track 66
Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 in B-flat major, BWV 1051, III
W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 1, Track 38
Bach: Cantata No. 140, Wachet auf, BWV 140, "Er kommt, er kommt"
W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 2, Track 59
Caccini: Amarilli mia bella
W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 2, Track 52

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