Dating aria bass
Continue Reading Locating and dissecting the serial number is a great first step in identifying the manufacture date of an Aria guitar.While not always exact, the serial number is a useful tool.Also see Headstock Styles and Logo Styles for help determining when your guitar was made (particularly helpful if there is no serial number).
Aria arranged for Matsumoku, the musical instrument maker, to build the guitars for them under contract.Written for Pentecost Sunday, the words are taken from the Gospel reading (John ). Terry) place the work to when Bach was still in Weimar; more recently, however, scholars have come to place this among Bach's earliest Leipzig works (Nicholas Anderson,, 519), written and performed perhaps even before his position at Thomaskirche was ratified.There is some dispute about the dating of this work. Cantata 59 is scored for two vocal soloists (soprano and bass), chorus, two trumpets, timpani, strings, and continuo.The first movement is a duet for soprano and bass, accompanied by orchestral strings, continuo, two trumpets, and timpani.The very first motive in the strings, which we hear in the first three beats, becomes the basis for the entire movement.