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The Best Bach


Release Date: 02/13/2007 
Label:  Vanguard   Catalog #: 2015   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Mieczyslaw HorszowskiFeliz EliasJoseph BrezinaAndré Lardrot,   ... 
Conductor:  Felix ProhaskaAntonio JanigroJohannes SomaryMiltiades Caridis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Chamber OrchestraCamerata RomanaI Solisti di Zagreb,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Includes work(s) by Johann Sebastian Bach. Includes work(s) by Johann Sebastian Bach. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue no 1 in C, BWV 846 - Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Mieczyslaw Horszowski (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Cöthen, Germany 
2.
Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue no 1 in C, BWV 846 - Fugue by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Mieczyslaw Horszowski (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Cöthen, Germany 
3.
Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Felix Prohaska
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
4.
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: 2nd movement, Largo ma non tanto by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Feliz Elias (Violin), Joseph Brezina (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata Romana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
5.
Concerto for Oboe and Violin in C minor, BWV 1060: 2nd movement, Adagio by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  André Lardrot (Oboe), Josip Klima (Violin)
Conductor:  Antonio Janigro
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Solisti di Zagreb
Period: Baroque 
6.
Mass in B minor, BWV 232: Gloria by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Johannes Somary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  Amor Artis Chorale
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1747-1749; Leipzig, Germany 
7.
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Antonio Janigro
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Solisti di Zagreb
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
8.
Unser Mund sei voll Lachens, BWV 110: Wachet auf, ihr Andern und ihr Glieder by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Felix Prohaska
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Leipzig, Germany 
9.
Partita for Violin solo no 3 in E major, BWV 1006: 1st movement, Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Joseph Szigeti (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
10.
Brandenburg Concerto no 3 in G major, BWV 1048: Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Felix Prohaska
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1711-1713; ?Weimar, Germany 
11.
Concerto for Harpsichord in A major, BWV 1055: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Vienna State Opera Orchestra (), Anton Heiller (Piano)
Conductor:  Miltiades Caridis
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1738-1739; Leipzig, Germany 
12.
Brandenburg Concerto no 5 in D major, BWV 1050: 2nd movement, Affettuoso by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Felix Prohaska
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720-1721; ?Cöthen, Germany 
13.
Brandenburg Concerto no 6 in B flat major, BWV 1051: Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Felix Prohaska
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1710; ?Weimar, Germany 
14.
Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Badinerie by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Felix Prohaska
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: Composition written: Leipzig, Germany (1738 - 1739). 
15.
Concerto for Violin no 2 in E major, BWV 1042: Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Mischa Elman (Violin)
Conductor:  Felix Prohaska
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Cöthen, Germany 
Notes: Composition written: Cöthen, Germany (1717 - 1723). 
16.
Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565: Toccata by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Anton Heiller (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1708; Arnstadt, Germany 

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