Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Orchestral Suite No.3 in D, BWV1068: Air
?:??
2 Beloved Jesu, We Are Here BWV731
3:39
3 Christmas Oratorio, BWV248: Sinfonia
6:45
4 Ob Con in F, From Keyboard Con BWV1053: Siciliano
5:15
5 The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude No. 8 in E-flat minor, BWV 853
5:21
6 Cantata BWV147: Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
3:46
7 Orchestral Suite No.2 in B, BWV1067: Sarabande
3:09
8 Orchestral Suite No.2: Minuet & Badinerie
2:47
9 Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G major, BWV 1049: Allegro
7:41
10 'Wachet Auf' From Cantata, BWV140: Sleepers Awake
5:39
11 Cantata BWV22: Sanctify Us by Thy Goodness
3:21
12 Con for Ob and Vn, BWV1060: Adagio
5:21
13 Keyboard Con in G, BWV1058: Andante
5:47
14 Double Violin Concerto in D minor, BWV 1043: II. Largo ma non tanto
5:33
15 The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I: Prelude No. 1 in C major, BWV 846
1:59
16 Cantata BWV208: Sheep May Safely Graze
4:36

Credits

CD 1

composed in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1734 – 1735) (track 3)
premiered in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1734-12-26) (track 3)
violin:
Granville Jones (track 14)
Carmel Kaine (track 12)
Stoika Milanova (track 9)
Carl Pini (track 14)
Henryk Szeryng (track 1)
oboe:
Neil Black (oboist) (track 4)
Tess Miller (oboist) (track 12)
flute:
Aurèle Nicolet (track 9)
Peter Reidemeister (track 9)
piano:
Alicia de Larrocha (tracks 2, 11)
András Schiff (track 13)
Julius Katchen (1961-06) (track 6)
András Schiff (1984-09) (track 15)
piano arranger:
Harriet Cohen (track 2)
Myra Hess (track 6)
arranger:
Harriet Cohen (tracks 2, 11, 11)
Myra Hess (track 8)
Karl Münchinger (German conductor) (track 16)
Leopold Stokowski (track 5)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 2–4, 6–8, 8–13, 16)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1722) (tracks 5, 15)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1730) (track 1)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1730 – 1731) (track 14)
conductor:
András Schiff (track 13)
Karl Münchinger (German conductor) (track 3)
Raymond Agoult (Hungarian, London-based conductor and composer) (track 10)
Thurston Dart (conductor and keyboard player) (track 14)
Sir Neville Marriner (tracks 1, 4, 7–8, 12)
Leopold Stokowski (1972-09-07 – 1972-09-08) (track 5)
Karl Münchinger (German conductor) (1977-10) (track 16)
engineer:
Arthur Lilley (track 5)
instruments:
William Bennett (flautist) (tracks 7–8)
orchestra:
Academy of St Martin in the Fields (tracks 1, 4, 7–8, 12)
New Symphony Orchestra of London (often referred to as just The New Symphony Orchestra) (track 10)
Česká filharmonie (Czech Philharmonic) (1972-09-07 – 1972-09-08) (track 5)
Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra (1977-10) (track 16)
orchestrator:
Leopold Stokowski (track 5)
producer:
Raymond Few (track 5)
James Mallinson (producer) (track 16)
recorded at:
Rudolfinum (House of Artists) in Praha, Czech Republic (1972-09-07 – 1972-09-08) (track 5)
Evangelisches Schloßkirche (Schloss Ludwigsburg) in Ludwigsburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany (1977-10) (track 16)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Air on a G String (Guitar + modern ensemble arr. Myers) (track 1)
Air on the G String (for violin & piano, arr. Wilhelmj) (track 1)
Air on the G String (for cello and orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 1)
BWV 1043: II. Largo ma non tanto (catch all for arrangements) (track 14)
Bach Lullaby (track 15)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 4 G-Dur, BWV 1049: I. Allegro (catch all for arrangements) (track 9)
Concerto for Violin & Oboe in D minor, BWV 1060R: II. Adagio (catch all for arrangements) (track 12)
Orchestersuite Nr. 2 h-Moll, BWV 1067: III. Sarabande (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 7)
Orchestersuite Nr. 2 h-Moll, BWV 1067: VI. Menuet (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 8)
Orchestersuite Nr. 2 h-Moll, BWV 1067: VI. Menuet (catch all for arrangements) (track 8)
Orchestersuite Nr. 2 h-Moll, BWV 1067: VII. Badinerie (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
Orchestersuite Nr. 2 h-Moll, BWV 1067: VII. Badinerie (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 8)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for violin and piano, arr. Windsperger) (track 1)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 1)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for piano, Siloti) (track 1)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (catch-all for unknown versions/arrangements) (track 1)
Orchestersuite no. 3 D-dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (arr. Nigel Kennedy, John Lenehan) (track 1)
Solo Amore (track 1)
Weihnachts-Oratorium, BWV 248: Teil II, X. Sinfonia (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
has revision:
is the basis for:
Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod) (track 15)
Bach Aire (track 1)
Peace Planet (track 8)
Sweetest Love (track 1)
later parody versions:
later versions:
live recording of:
orchestration of:
orchestrations:
Aria from Overture no. 3, BWV 1068 ("Air on the G-string", Stokowski orchestration) (track 1)
part of:
Concerto for Violin & Oboe in C minor, BWV 1060R (reconstructed arrangement of the concerto for harpsichord and strings) (track 12)
recording of:
Concerto for Violin & Oboe in C minor, BWV 1060R: II. Adagio (reconstructed arrangement for violin & oboe of BWV 1060) (track 12)
Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier, BWV 731 (for piano, Cohen) (track 2)
Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 645 (Bantock orchestration) (track 10)
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desire, from BWV 147 (for piano, Myra Hess) (1961-06) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Bach (track 8)
Hooked on Romance (track 1)

Release

ASIN: US: B00000421L [info]