Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Suite No. 3 in D for Orchestra, BWV 1068: I. Ouverture
7:50
2 Suite No. 3 in D for Orchestra, BWV 1068: II. Air
7:12
3 Suite No. 3 in D for Orchestra, BWV 1068: III. Gavotte I-II
3:37
4 Suite No. 3 in D for Orchestra, BWV 1068: IV. Bourrée
1:16
5 Suite No. 3 in D for Orchestra, BWV 1068: V. Gigue
2:59
6 Capriccio in B Flat (on the Departure of a Beloved Brother), BWV 992: I. Arioso: Adagio
2:23
7 Capriccio in B Flat (on the Departure of a Beloved Brother), BWV 992: II. -
1:56
8 Capriccio in B Flat (on the Departure of a Beloved Brother), BWV 992: III. Adagissimo
2:52
9 Capriccio in B Flat (on the Departure of a Beloved Brother), BWV 992: IV. -
1:01
10 Capriccio in B Flat (on the Departure of a Beloved Brother), BWV 992: V. Aria di postiglione: Allegro poco
1:51
11 Capriccio in B Flat (on the Departure of a Beloved Brother), BWV 992: VI. Fuga all'imitazione della cornetta di postiglione
2:39
12 Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G, BWV 1048: I. -
6:09
13 Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G, BWV 1048: II. Adagio (BWV 1019a)
1:42
14 Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G, BWV 1048: III. Allegro
5:43
15 Adagio from the Easter Oratorio Sinfonia, BWV 249: II. Adagio
4:21
16 Concerto in C Minor for Oboe and Violin, BWV 1060: I. Allegro
4:49
17 Concerto in C Minor for Oboe and Violin, BWV 1060: II. Adagio
5:20
18 Concerto in C Minor for Oboe and Violin, BWV 1060: III. Allegro
3:40
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Prelude and Fugue in C (from Book I, The Well-Tempered Clavier), BWV 846
4:12
2 Prelude and Fugue in C Minor, BWV 847
3:37
3 Concerto in D Minor for Two Violins, BWV 1043: I. Vivace
3:42
4 Concerto in D Minor for Two Violins, BWV 1043: II. Largo ma non tanto
6:34
5 Concerto in D Minor for Two Violins, BWV 1043: III. Allegro
4:36
6 Italian Concerto in F, BWV 971: I. Allegro
3:51
7 Italian Concerto in F, BWV 971: II. Andante
4:30
8 Italian Concerto in F, BWV 971: III. Presto
3:56
9 Toccata and Fugue in D Minor, BWV 565
8:56
10 Concerto in A Minor for Four Pianos and Strings, BWV 1065: I. -
4:35
11 Concerto in A Minor for Four Pianos and Strings, BWV 1065: II. Largo
2:52
12 Concerto in A Minor for Four Pianos and Strings, BWV 1065: III. Allegro
3:58
13 Chaconne from Partita No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1004
13:57

Credits

CD 1

composed in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1725-04-01) (track 15)
premiered in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1725-04-01) (track 15)
recorded in:
London, England, United Kingdom (1982-06) (track 15)
violin:
Gidon Kremer (tracks 16–18)
Gidon Kremer (1982-06) (track 15)
oboe:
Heinz Holliger (tracks 16–18)
Heinz Holliger (1982-06) (track 15)
harpsichord:
Gustav Leonhardt (tracks 6–11)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 1, 3–18)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1730) (track 2)
conductor:
Heinz Holliger (tracks 16–18)
Sir Neville Marriner (tracks 1–5, 12–14)
Heinz Holliger (1982-06) (track 15)
orchestra:
Academy of St Martin in the Fields (tracks 1–5, 12–14, 16–18)
Academy of St Martin in the Fields (1982-06) (track 15)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Air on a G String (Guitar + modern ensemble arr. Myers) (track 2)
Air on the G String (for cello and orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 2)
Air on the G String (for violin & piano, arr. Wilhelmj) (track 2)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 3 G-Dur, BWV 1048: I. (for piano, Friedman) (track 12)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 3 G-Dur, BWV 1048: I. (Allegro) (catch-all for arrangements) (track 12)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 3 G-Dur, BWV 1048: II. Adagio (original (>1m) Bach part) (track 12)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 3 G-Dur, BWV 1048: II. Adagio (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 3 G-Dur, BWV 1048: III. Allegro (catch-all for arrangements) (track 14)
Concerto for Violin & Oboe in D minor, BWV 1060R: II. Adagio (catch all for arrangements) (track 17)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: I. Ouverture (catch all for arrangements) (track 1)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: I. Ouverture (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 1)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for violin and piano, arr. Windsperger) (track 2)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for piano, Siloti) (track 2)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (catch-all for unknown versions/arrangements) (track 2)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 2)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: III. Gavotte (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 3)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: III. Gavotte I & II (Catch-all for unknown arrangements) (track 3)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: IV. Bourrée (catch all for arrangements) (track 4)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: IV. Bourrée (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 4)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: V. Gigue (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 5)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: V. Gigue (catch all for arrangements) (track 5)
Orchestersuite no. 3 D-dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (arr. Nigel Kennedy, John Lenehan) (track 2)
Oster-Oratorium, BWV 249: II. Adagio (catch-all for arrangements) (track 15)
Solo Amore (track 2)
is the basis for:
Bach Aire (track 2)
Sweetest Love (track 2)
orchestrations:
Aria from Overture no. 3, BWV 1068 ("Air on the G-string", Stokowski orchestration) (track 2)
part of:
Concerto for Violin & Oboe in C minor, BWV 1060R (reconstructed arrangement of the concerto for harpsichord and strings) (tracks 16–18)
recording of:
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 3 G-Dur, BWV 1048: II. Adagio (original (>1m) Bach part) (track 13)
Concerto for Violin & Oboe in C minor, BWV 1060R: I. Allegro (reconstructed arrangement for violin & oboe of BWV 1060) (track 16)
Concerto for Violin & Oboe in C minor, BWV 1060R: II. Adagio (reconstructed arrangement for violin & oboe of BWV 1060) (track 17)
Concerto for Violin & Oboe in C minor, BWV 1060R: III. Allegro (reconstructed arrangement for violin & oboe of BWV 1060) (track 18)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Bach (tracks 3, 12)
Hooked on Romance (track 2)
version of:

CD 2

violin:
Nathan Milstein (1954-03-23 – 1954-03-24) (track 13)
Simon Standage (1983-03) (tracks 3–5)
Elizabeth Wilcock (1983-03) (tracks 3–5)
organ:
Karl Richter (conductor/ choir master/ organist/ harpsichordist) (track 9)
piano:
Christoph Eschenbach (tracks 10–12)
Justus Frantz (tracks 10–12)
Gerhard Oppitz (tracks 10–12)
Helmut Schmidt (chancellor of West Germany, classical pianist/organist) (tracks 10–12)
harpsichord:
Trevor Pinnock (tracks 6–8)
Kenneth Gilbert (1983-01) (tracks 1–2)
Trevor Pinnock (1983-03) (tracks 3–5)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 9–12)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1717 – 1723) (track 13)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1722) (tracks 1–2)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1730 – 1731) (tracks 3–5)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1735) (tracks 6–8)
conductor:
Christoph Eschenbach (tracks 10–12)
Trevor Pinnock (1983-03) (tracks 3–5)
engineer:
Frank Abbey (engineer / producer) (track 13)
Heinz Wildhagen (track 9)
orchestra:
Philharmoniker Hamburg (tracks 10–12)
The English Concert (1983-03) (tracks 3–5)
Trevor Pinnock (1983-03) (track 4)
producer:
Richard C. Jones (producer for Columbia and Capitol from the 1940s) (track 13)
recorded at:
Friedrich-Ebert-Halle in Hamburg, Germany (tracks 10–12)
Jægersborg Kirke (Jaegersborg church near Copenhagen) in Gentofte Municipality, Capital Region of Denmark, Denmark (track 9)
Ongaku No Tomo (tracks 6–8)
Studio A, Capitol 46th Street in New York, New York, United States (1954-03-23 – 1954-03-24) (track 13)
Henry Wood Hall (London) in London, England, United Kingdom (1983-03) (tracks 3–5)
compilation of:
part of:
Bach Compendium (number: L80) (track 1)
Bach Compendium (number: L81) (track 2)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 565) (track 9)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 846) (track 1)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 847) (track 2)
arrangements:
BWV 1043: II. Largo ma non tanto (catch all for arrangements) (track 4)
Chaconne for piano and violin (after chaconne BWV 1004, Schumann) (track 13)
Chaconne from Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004 (orchestrated by Casella) (track 13)
Chaconne from Partita, BWV 1004 (for organ, Messerer) (track 13)
Chaconne, BWV 1004, KiV B24 (for piano, Busoni) (track 13)
Ciaconna (ed. Prof. Helga Thoene) (track 13)
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: I. Vivace (catch all for arrangements) (track 3)
Concerto in A minor, BWV 1065: I. [Allegro] (catch all for arrangements) (track 10)
Five Studies, anh. Ia/1: 5. Chaconne by J. S. Bach (Brahms arr. for left hand of Partita BWV 1004) (track 13)
Italienisches Konzert F-Dur, BWV 971: I. Allegro (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Italienisches Konzert F-Dur, BWV 971: II. Andante (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Italienisches Konzert F-Dur, BWV 971: III. Presto (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
Toccata and Fugue in D minor (arr. Mike Batt) (track 9)
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565 (for piano, Grainger) (track 9)
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565 (for piano, Friedman) (track 9)
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565 (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 9)
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565 (for band, Leidzén) (track 9)
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565 (for solo piano, Cortot) (track 9)
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565 (for piano, Tausig) (track 9)
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565 (for piano solo, Reger) (track 9)
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 9)
Toccata und Fugue d-Moll, BWV 565, BV B 29 no. 2 (Busoni piano arrangement) (track 9)
Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: V. Chaconne (for piano solo, Siloti) (track 13)
Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: V. Chaconne (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
is the basis for:
Horizons (track 1)
Nouveau Bach (track 2)
The Real Thing (track 9)
Toccata (track 9)
Vivace (track 3)
orchestrations:
Chaconne (arr. Mendelssohn, Milone) (track 13)
Chaconne from Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004 (Raff orchestration) (track 13)
Chaconne in D minor (Stokowski orchestration) (track 13)
Partita in D-minor, BWV 1004: Chaconne (Saito orchestration) (track 13)
Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 (arr. S. Skrowaczewski) (track 9)
Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 (Stokowski orchestration) (track 9)
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565 (orchestrated by H. Wood) (track 9)
part of:
parts:
recording of:
Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: V. Chaconne (1954-03-23 – 1954-03-24) (track 13)
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565 (1964-01) (track 9)