Bach Fugue – Single! HEAR NOW

Bach Fugue – single! J.S. Bach’s First Violin Sonata BWV 1001, transcribed for solo guitar and performed by guitarist Gordon Kreplin.

About this music

In this beautiful recorded performance, guitarist Gordon Kreplin presents his own transcription of the Bach Violin Sonata BWV 1001. If the classical guitar had been available to Bach in his day, he certainly would have made use of it in his writing.

Guitarist Gordon Kreplin

Gordon Kreplin has performed throughout the US, Spain, Portugal and South America. Critics and audiences alike have experienced his performances as having an easy warmth.  His concerts in Spain and South America were sponsored by the United States Information Service (USIS). Kreplin received an A+ rating from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) and USIS for touring abroad.

Kreplin’s teachers include Jose Tomas at the Oscar Espla Conservatory (where he studied for two years), Andres Segovia at Musica de Compostela, and John Marlow at American University. Kreplin served for four years in the North Carolina Visiting Artist program. He has taught at various universities in the U.S. Kreplin also taught at El Conservatorio de Horta on the island of Faial in Portugal . He is also Co-Founder and Co-Director of Ascencion Music Academy on the Outer Banks of North Carolina.

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Gordon Fox Kreplin – multimedia artist.

Gordon Kreplin is a concert and recording artist, photographer, author and teacher. Critics have hailed his performances as " masterful, transcendent, organic, and limpidly beautiful." Throughout his artistic career, Gordon has found common elements of rhythm, form and color in music, imaging and poetry. These passions have shaped an artistic curiosity that reveals itself in the music, writing and photography found here.