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Instrument for the Art of fugue [closed]

Do you have references about the question of the instrumentation of the Art of fugue of Bach? What do you think about the interpretation on piano forte? Thank you in advance,
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How does one resolve the conflict between Renaissance theory of Cadences and the contradictions against it in Bach Chorales?

A level pupil. Made the mistake of learning Renaissance cadence voicing way before starting A-level harmony course. There's a conflict of interest between the cadential progressions of the renaissance ...
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What is the meaning of these lines

Are these pedal signs? I have never seen one in bach pieces
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Bach BWV 817: how do you realize this ornament, bars 10, 18 [duplicate]

How do you realize this ornament with the big tailhook at the end? The editorial contains a cheat sheet but not this particular ornament. Bach BWV 817 Sarabande (Henle): bars 10, 18