Two-Part Invention in C


It’s tough organizing any kind of ensemble work in distance learning. Duets can be a simple place to start. And what better way than a two-part invention? The genre avoids tempo changes or the occasional fermata. You can set a metronome to it. And the simple polyphony gives both voices equal say.  

Find a free score of Bach’s Invention #1 in C major here on

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