Learning Exercise

Goldberg Variations: Module 6

Listening to the Goldberg Variations: second listening module (of three).


"Bach to School" is open-content curriculum that threads its way through four summative works of J. S. Bach. Designed... see more


  1. Go to the following URL and scroll down to Module 6: http://bach.nau.edu/goldberg/gbSCHOOL.html.
  2. Listen to the variations listed under TOPICS (below).
  3. Click the "Cuepoints" menu and read about each variation.
  4. Pay special attention to the animaton of each canon.


  • Variations 14-16
  • Variations 17-20
  • Variations 21-24
  • Variations 25-26
  • Variations 27-29
  • Variation 30 & Aria


  1. Answer the ten questions at:
  2. Enter your name and instructor's email at the top of the page and then click the "Send to Instructor" button.