ESSENTIAL BACH

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH

Essential Bach
36 Of His Greatest Masterpieces
Int. Release 08 Mar. 2000
2 CDs / Download
2 CDs 0289 466 4652 6 dx2
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Track List

CD 1: Essential Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 - 1750)
Toccata (from Toccata & Fugue in D minor), BWV 565

Boston Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa

Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068

2.
5:12

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Prelude & Fugue In C Major (Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I, No.1), BWV 846

3.
3:16

Marisa Robles

Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G Major, BWV 1049

4.
7:11

José Luis Garcia, David Munrow, John Turner, English Chamber Orchestra, Raymond Leppard

Goldberg Variations, BWV 988

5.
3:50

András Schiff

The New Symphony Orchestra Of London, Raymond Agoult

Violin Concerto No. 1 in A Minor, BWV 1041

Salvatore Accardo, Christopher Middleton, Chamber Orchestra Of Europe

Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, Cantata BWV 147

Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Concerto for Harpsichord, Strings & Continuo No. 4 in A Major, BWV 1055

piano performance

9.
4:01

András Schiff, Chamber Orchestra Of Europe

Suite For Cello Solo No.3 In C Major, BWV 1009

Guitar Transcription by Pepe Romero (1944-)

10.
3:38

Pepe Romero

Concerto for 2 Harpsichords, Strings & Continuo in C Minor, BWV 1060

Arr. Hogwood for Violin, Oboe & Strings

11.
5:15

Carmel Kaine, Tess Miller, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Mass in B Minor, BWV 232

Kyrie: No.1 Kyrie eleison

Credo

12.
3:44

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chorus, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Suite for Cello Solo No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007

13.
2:26

János Starker

French Suite No. 5 in G Major, BWV 816

14.
3:29

András Schiff

Prelude For Lute In C Minor, BWV 999

Eduardo Fernández

Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major, BWV 1050

16.
5:11

Richard Adeney, José Luis Garcia, English Chamber Orchestra, Raymond Leppard

St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244

Part Two

Chicago Symphony Chorus, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Georg Solti

Total Playing Time: 1:11:05

CD 2: Essential Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 - 1750)
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F Major, BWV 1047

1.
4:53

I Musici

Double Concerto for 2 Violins, Strings & Continuo in D Minor, BWV 1043

Henryk Szeryng, Maurice Hasson, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Suite In E Major For Lute, BWV 1006a

Arr. for Guitar

3.
3:51

Eduardo Fernández

"Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd" Cantata, BWV 208

Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Sonata for Viola da Gamba and Harpsichord No.3 in G minor, BWV 1029

Arr. Cello & Piano

5.
3:12

János Starker, György Sebök

Italian Concerto in F Major, BWV 971

6.
3:53

András Schiff

Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248

Part Two - For The Second Day Of Christmas

7.
6:36

Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Violin Concerto No. 1 in A Minor, BWV 1041

8.
6:24

Salvatore Accardo, Christopher Middleton, Chamber Orchestra Of Europe

Partita No.1 In B-Flat Major, BWV 825

Arr. for Guitar (D Major)

9.
2:32

Eduardo Fernández

Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B Minor, BWV 1067

10.
1:13

11.
1:24

William Bennett, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Neville Marriner

Concerto for Oboe, Strings & Continuo in F Major, BWV 1053R

reconstruction after Concerto for Harpsichord, Strings, and Continuo No.2 in E, BWV 1053

12.
4:16

Heinz Holliger, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields

Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G Major, BWV 1048

13.
5:34

English Chamber Orchestra, Raymond Leppard

Partita for Violin Solo No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1004

14.
4:11

15.
3:06

Kyung Wha Chung

Concerto for Harpsichord, Strings & Continuo No. 2 in E Major, BWV 1053

16.
2:53

András Schiff, Chamber Orchestra Of Europe

Jesus nahm zu sich die Zwölfe, Cantata BWV 22

arr. for piano by Harriet Cohen (1895 - 1967)

17.
3:11

Alicia de Larrocha

Concerto for Harpsichord, Strings, and Continuo No. 5 in F Minor, BWV 1056

18.
2:54

English Chamber Orchestra, Raymond Leppard

Organ Concerto in A minor, BWV 593 after Vivaldi's Concerto Op.3 No. 8

19.
3:34

Wolfgang Rübsam

Total Playing Time: 1:14:34