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composer: Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1722)
arrangements: Bach Lullaby
The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I: Prelude and Fugue no. 1 in C major, BWV 846: Prelude (catch-all for arrangements)
has revision: Prelude and Fugue no. 1 in C major, BWV 846a: I. Prelude
is the basis for: Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod)
later versions: Sur un prélude de Bach
part of: The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I: Prelude and Fugue no. 1 in C major, BWV 846

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1928-10-11 Prelude no. 1 in C major, BWV 846 Harriet Cohen 1:43
1933-04 – 1934-07 The Well-Tempered Clavier (24), collection of preludes & fugues, Book I, BWV 846-869 (BC L80-103) : Prelude in C Edwin Fischer 3:12
1933-09-12 The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I: Prelude no. 1 in C major, BWV 846 Edwin Fischer 1:27
1949-03 The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I: Prelude I in C Wanda Landowska 2:26
1952-12 – 1953-05 The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude no. 1 in C major, BWV 846 Rosalyn Tureck 2:59
1959-08 The Well-Tempered Clavier: Book 1, BWV 846-869: Prelude In C Major BWV 846 Ralph Kirkpatrick 1:47
1959 – 1961 The Well-Tempered Clavier Book I: Prelude in C major Samuil Feinberg 2:31
1961-01 Volume I: Prelude No. 1 in C major, BWV 846 Helmut Walcha 2:25
1962-01 – 1962-06 Prelude & Fugue in C major, BWV 846: 1. Prelude Hans Pischner 2:19
1962-06-07 – 1962-09-21 Prelude and Fugue no. 1 in C major, BWV 846: I. Praeludium Glenn Gould 2:24
1966 Praeludium C-dur, BWV 846, 1 Gustav Leonhardt 1:54
1969-04-20 – 1969-04-21 The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I: Prelude no. 1 in C major Sviatoslav Richter 2:20
1970-07-21 – 1970-07-31 The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude #1 In C, BWV 846 Sviatoslav Richter 1:59
1971 Prelude & Fugue no. 1 in C major, BWV 846: Prelude Zuzana Růžičková 2:08
1972-04 The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I: Prelude in C major, BWV 846 Friedrich Gulda 2:09
1975-09-30 Prelude no. 1 in C major, BWV 846 Rosalyn Tureck 2:31
1976-05 The Well-Tempered Clavier Book I - No. 1 in C major BWV 846 - 1. Praeludium Wilhelm Kempff 1:26
1977 Le Clavier bien tempéré, Prélude No. 1, BWV 846 (feat. piano: Wilhelm Kempff) Wilhelm Kempff 1:25
1979 – 1980 Prelude and Fugue no. 1 in C major: Prelude Mieczysław Horszowski 1:48
1980-04 Prélude No. 1 en Do majeur, BWV 846 Scott Ross 2:00
1980 – 1981 Vol. 1, The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude No. 1 in C major João Carlos Martins 4:04
1982-04 “The Well‐Tempered Klavier”, Book 1: Prelude no. 1 Ton Koopman 2:12
1984-09 Prelude and Fugue in C (WTK, Book I, No.1), BWV 846: Prelude András Schiff 1:59
1985 Das wohltemperierte Klavier I: prelúdia nr. 1 í C-dúr Gísli Magnússon 2:16
1986-06-06 – 1986-06-08 Prelude in C, Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I Albert Fuller 2:30
1987-02 Das wohltemperierte Klavier, Buch I: Präludium No. 1 C-dur, BWV 846 Keith Jarrett 1:56
1988-06 Le Clavier bien tempéré, BWV 846: Praeludium I (harpsichord: Davitt Moroney) Davitt Moroney 2:00
1988-08-26 – 1988-08-31 Prelude and Fugue No. 1 in C major, BWV 846: I. Prelude Colin Tilney 2:51
1988-08 – 1989-05 Prelude and Fugue No. 1 in C major, BWV 846: I. Prelude Colin Tilney 2:40
1989 Prelude in C major, BWV 846 Christiane Jaccottet 2:06
1989 – 1990 The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I: Prelude No. 1 in C major, BWV 846 Bob van Asperen 2:49
1990-01 Prelude No. 1 in C, BWV 846 (WTC Bk 1) Ruth Laredo 2:01
1990-06 The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I: Prelude No. 1 in C major, BWV 846 Edward Aldwell 2:42
1990 Prelude No. 1 in C major, BWV 846 (from "The Well-Tempered Clavier", Book 1) Nicholas McGegan 1:46
1991-04 Prelude and Fugue in C No.29, BWV 846 Tragicomedia, Stephen Stubbs 4:46
1991-08 Prelude and Fugue No. 1 in C major, BWV 846: I. Praeludium Trevor Pinnock 2:16
1992-12-09 – 1992-12-16 Das wohltemperierte Klavier, I. Teil: Nr. 1-1. Präludium C-dur, BWV 846 Vladimir Feltsman 2:23
1993-05 Praeludium I, BWV 846 Blandine Verlet 1:57
1995-02-21 – 1995-02-23 Prelude and Fugue for keyboard No. 1 in C major BWV 846 John O’Conor 2:14
1995-02-21 – 1995-02-23 Prelude in C major John O’Conor 2:15
1995 Anna Magdalena Notebook: Prelude in C major, BWV 846/1 Roger Woodward 1:39
1996-05 Praeludium und Fuge C-dur, BWV 846: Praeludium Masaaki Suzuki 2:24
1997-03 Prelude No. 1 in C major (BWV 846) Roderick Kettlewell 2:30
1997-06-05 – 1997-06-07 The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: No. 1 in C major, BWV 846: Prelude Angela Hewitt 2:09
1998-03 Prelude and Fugue no. 1 in C major, BWV 846: Prelude Fazıl Say 2:17
1998 – 1999 The Well-Tempered Clavier I BWV 846-869: Praeludium C major BWV 846 Evgeni Koroliov 2:21
1999-02 – 1999-03 Clavier-büchlein für Anna Magdalena Bach 1725: Präludium C-Dur, BWV 846/1 Michael Behringer 2:19
1999-02 – 1999-03 Klavierbüchlein für Wilhelm Friedemann Bach: Präludium 1 C-Dur, BWV 846 Joseph Payne 1:44
1999-10-26 – 1999-11-16 Präludium, BWV 846 Pieter-Jan Belder 2:42
1999 Prelude and Fugue No. 1 in C major, BWV 846: I. Præludium Léon Berben 1:57
2000-01 Präludium & Fuga No. 1 C-Dur, BWV 846: I. Präludium Robert Levin 1:46
2001 – 2002 Prélude no. 1 en Do majeur, BWV 846 Pierre Hantaï 2:07
2002-09 Präludium I in C-Dur, BWV 846 Till Fellner 2:04
2003-07-15 – 2003-07-16 Prelude No. 1 in C major, BWV 846 Daniel-Ben Pienaar 1:29
2003-09 Das Wohltemperierte Klavier: Book 1, BWV 846-869: Prelude in C major BWV 846 Hélène Grimaud 2:49
2003-12 Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I: No. 1 in C major, BWV 846: I. Prelude Daniel Barenboim 1:41
2004-04-20 – 2004-04-22 平均律クラヴィーア曲集 第1巻 第1番 ハ長調より 前奏曲 曽根 麻矢子 2:19
2005-03 The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I, No.1 in C major BWV 846: Prelude Vladimir Ashkenazy 2:41
2005-07 – 2005-10 Prelude no. 1 in C major Luc Beauséjour 1:58
2005-10-20 – 2005-10-22 The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I: Prelude No. 1 in C major, BWV 846 Peter Watchorn 2:18
2005-10-21 – 2005-10-24 Prelude in C, BWV 846 (from The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I) cover Gabriela Montero 4:18
2006-06 Prelude no. 1 in C major, BWV 846 Richard Egarr 2:30
2008-01-07 – 2008-01-15 Präludium Nr. 1 C-Dur, BWV 846 Roger Woodward 1:59
2008-03-25 – 2008-04-15 Prelude and Fugue No. 1 in C major, BWV 846: I. Præludium Pieter-Jan Belder 2:28
2008-09-08 – 2008-09-16 The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I: No. 1 in C major, BWV 846: Prelude Angela Hewitt 2:21
2008-09 The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I: Prelude and Fugue No. 1 in C major, BWV 846: I. Præludium Maurizio Pollini 1:52
2008 Prelude in C Major Janet Murray 2:45
2009-01 Präludium C-Dur Vardo Rumessen 2:10
2009-04 – 2009-05 Prélude no. 1 en do majeur, BWV 846 Zhu Xiao-Mei 1:58
2009-10-28 – 2009-11-17 Prelude no. 1 in C major, BWV 846 from The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I Floraleda Sacchi 3:28
2011-08 Buch I, Präludium und Fuge C-Dur, BWV 846: Präludium András Schiff 1:48
2014-03 Prelude & Fugue in C major (Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I, no. 1), BWV 846: 1. Prelude Pierre‐Laurent Aimard 2:19
2014-07-04 – 2014-07-09 The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I: Prelude I in C major, BWV 846 Kimiko Douglass-Ishizaka 2:43
2015-04-20 – 2015-04-22 Prelude in C, BWV 846 Christophe Rousset 2:19
2016-10 Prelude and Fugue in C major, BWV 846: Prelude Mie Miki 2:10
Bach: Prelude in C Major (From the Well-Tempered Clavier Book I) John O’Conor 2:13
C-major Prelude From the Well Tempered Clavier Darron Flagg 2:37
Clavier bien tempéré : Prélude no. 1 Sviatoslav Richter 2:01
Das wohltemperierte Klavier - Teil 1, Präludium C-dur, BWV 846 Wilhelm Kempff 2:13
Das wohltemperierte Klavier Buch 1 Präludium No. 1 BWV 846 [unknown] 2:14
Das wohltemperierte Klavier I in C-Dur, BWV 846: Präludium Friedrich Gulda 2:08
Das Wohltemperierte Klavier, Book 1: Prelude in C major András Schiff 1:58
Das Wohltemperierte Klavier, Buch 1 No. 1 C-dur, BWV 846: Prelude [unknown] 1:24
Das wohltemperirte Clavier (The Well-Tempered Clavier), BWV 846-893: Prelude in C major, BWV846 Michael Kieran Harvey 2:23
El clave bien temperado: Primera parte: Preludio no. 1 en do mayor, BWV 846 [unknown] 2:18
Il clavicembalo ben temperato, Libro I: Preludio e Fuga in do magg, BWV 846: Preludio Helmut Walcha 2:34
J.S.バッハ:平均律クラヴィア曲集第1巻より CAGNET ?:??
Le clavier bien tempéré : I. Prélude en ut majeur Glen Wilson 1:59
Le Clavier bien tempéré : Livre I, Prélude en ut majeur, BWV846 Christian Zacharias 1:55
Le clavier bien tempéré (extrait), Premier livre “Preludium 1, BWV 846” [unknown] 2:18
Prädludium Nr. 1 in C-dur BWV 846 aus Das wohltemperierte Klavier, Buch 1 (feat. piano: Yuli Lavrénov) Yuli Lavrénov 1:53
Praeludium No. 1 C-Dur BWV 846 aus Das wohltemperierte Klavier Teil 1 [unknown] 2:07
Präludium C-dur BWV 846, aus Das Wohltemperierte Klavier Wilhelm Ohmen 2:47
Präludium C-Dur, BWV 846 Silvia Čápová 2:08
Präludium No. 1 C-dur, BWV 846 Kristin Wachenfeld 3:12
Präludium No.1 BWV 846 [unknown] 2:05
Präludium Nr. 1 C-dur BWV 846 (aus Das Wohltemperierte Klavier, Teil 1) Christian Zacharias 2:05
Prelude (BWV 846) [unknown] ?:??
Prelude and Fugue for keyboard no. 1 in C major (WTC I/1): Prelude 1 Ric Louchard 2:21
Prelude and Fugue No. 1 in C (WTC, Book 1), BWV 846 [unknown] 3:46
Prelude and Fugue No. 1 in C major, BWV 846 Rosalyn Tureck 2:38
Prelude and Fugue No. 1 in C major, BWV 846 - Prelude [unknown] 2:08
Prelude from the Well-Tempered Clavier [unknown] 2:19
Prelude I in C major from "The Well-Tempered Clavier" Carol Rosenberger 2:09
Prelude in C Andrea Vigh 2:19
Prelude in C Valery Afanassiev 1:56
Prelude in C [unknown] 1:56
Prelude in C Magdalena Baczewska 2:23
Prelude in C BWV 846 Philip Brunelle 2:59
Prelude in C BWV 846 (from the Notebook of Anna Magdelena Bach) Nigel Simpson 3:45
Prelude in C from The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I Philippe Saisse 5:29
Prelude in C Major Roger Woodward 2:15
Prelude in C Major [unknown] 2:09
Prelude in C major, BWV 846 Marielle Nordmann 1:43
Prelude in C major, BWV846 from The Well-Tempered Clavier Marshall McGuire 2:10
Prélude in C-Dur, BWV 846 [unknown] 2:49
Prelude in C, BWV 846 Philip Brunelle 2:59
Prelude In Ci.Bwv 846 (J.S. Bach) Lamia 2:01
Prelude No 1 in C The Arcangelos Chamber Ensemble 2:54
Prelude no. 1 Julia Thornton 3:31
Prelude no. 1 in C major Richard Steiner 1:30
Prelude No. 1 in C Major Laura Sullivan 5:02
Prelude no. 1 in C major, BWV 846 Larry Dalton 2:43
Prelude No. 1 in C major, BWV 846 [unknown] 2:05
Prelude No. 1 in C Major, BWV 846 Olli Mustonen 1:53
Prelude No. 1 in C major, BWV 846 from The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I Nelly Kokinos 2:49
Prelude no. 1 in C major, BWV 846 From Well‐Tempered Clavier, Book 1 Yuli Lavrénov 1:52
Prelude No.1 in C Richard Meyrick 1:29
Prelude No.1 in C Bob van Asperen 2:51
Prelude No.1 in C from Book I of 48 Preludes & Fugues for the Well-Tempered Clavier [unknown] 1:33
Prelude No.1 in C major, BWV846 Sviatoslav Richter 2:03
Prelude, BWV. 846-1 木幡律子 2:01
The Well-Tempered Clavier BWV 846 - Prelude No. 1 Jenő Jandó 2:20
The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude I in C major, BWV 846  Ramin Bahrami 2:28
The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I: Prelude no. 1 in C major, BWV 846 Edward Aldwell 2:45
The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I: Prelude no. 1 in C major, BWV 846 Richard Steiner 1:31
The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I: Prelude No. 1 in C major, BWV 846 [unknown] 2:05
The Well-Tempered Clavier: No. 1 in C major BWV 846: Prelude Dina Ugorskaja 1:32
The Well-Tempered Clavier: No. 1 in C major BWV 846: Prelude Dina Ugorskaja ?:??
The Well-Tempered Clavier: Prelude no. 1 in C major, BWV 846 Henrik Måwe 2:28
The Well‐Tempered Clavier, Pt. 1: Prelude no. 1 in C major, BWV 846 Yu Jung Yoon 1:54
The Well‐Tempered Computer (Preludes in C major, BWV 846 and C minor, BWV 847 / Italian Concerto BWV 971?) Wave’s Computer Orchestra, Peter Schindler 3:41
Well Tempered Clavier Book 1: No. 1: Prelude Edwin Fischer 1:36
バッハ:平均律クラヴィーア曲集 第1巻第1番 BWV846 前奏曲 古賀大路 2:08