Pachelbel's Canon

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First page o Mus.MS 16481-8 frae Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin – the auldest survivin copy o Johann Pachelbel's "Canon an Gigue in D major" (first muivement popularly kent as "Pachelbel's Canon"). Shaws the first baurs o the canon.

Pachelbel's Canon is the common name for a canon bi the German Baroque componer Johann Pachelbel in his Canon an Gigue for 3 violins and basso continuo (German: Kanon und Gigue für 3 Violinen mit Generalbaß) (PWC 37, T. 337, PC 358), whiles referred tae as Canon an Gigue in D or semply Canon in D.