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Virtuoso: Discover Bach / Various
Release Date: 10/08/2013 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 001909902   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Simon PrestonMischa MaiskyTrevor PinnockSimon Standage,   ... 
Conductor:  Trevor PinnockJohn Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English ConcertEnglish Baroque Soloists
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 20 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Simon Preston (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1708; Germany 
Length: 8 Minutes 32 Secs. 
2. Brandenburg Concerto no 3 in G major, BWV 1048: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1711-1713; ?Weimar, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 52 Secs. 
3. Suite for Cello solo no 1 in G major, BWV 1007: 1st movement, Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Mischa Maisky (Cello)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 45 Secs. 
4. Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, Cantata, BWV 140: Choral: Zion hört die Wächter singen by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 11/25/1731; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 55 Secs. 
5. Concerto for Harpsichord in F minor, BWV 1056: 2nd movement, Largo-Arioso by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Trevor Pinnock (Harpsichord)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1738-1739; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 55 Secs. 
6. Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV 1041: 1. (Allegro moderato) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Simon Standage (Violin)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1730; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
7. Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 56 Secs. 
8. Mass in B minor, BWV 232: Credo: Crucifixus by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Carol Hall (), Stephen Varcoe (), Wynford Evans (),
Michael Chance ()
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1748-1749 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
9. Brandenburg Concerto no 4 in G major, BWV 1049: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; ?Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 7 Minutes 2 Secs. 
10. Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Theme "Aria" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1741-1742; Nuremberg, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 54 Secs. 
11. Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Minuet by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 30 Secs. 
12. Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Badinerie by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 39 Secs. 
13. Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Crispian Steele-Perkins (Trumpet)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
14. Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue no 1 in C major, BWV 846 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Kenneth Gilbert (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 16 Secs. 
15. Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 10, Sinfonia in G major by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 22 Secs. 
16. Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F major, BWV 1047: 1. (without tempo indication) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: 03/24/1721; Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 25 Secs. 
17. Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: 2nd movement, Largo ma non tanto by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Simon Standage (Violin), Elizabeth Wilcock (Violin)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 40 Secs. 
18. St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Wir setzen uns mit Tränen nieder by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1736 
Length: 5 Minutes 10 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Toccata And Fugue In D Minor, BWV 565: Toccata
Toccata And Fugue In D Minor, BWV 565: Fugue
Brandenburg Concerto No.3 in G, BWV 1048: 1. (without tempo indication)
Suite for Cello Solo No.1 in G, BWV 1007: 1. Prélude
"Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme" Cantata, BWV 140: Choral: "Zion hört die Wächter singen"
Concerto For Harpsichord, Strings, And Continuo No.5 In F Minor, BWV 1056: 2. Largo
Violin Concerto No.1 in A minor, BWV 1041: 1. (Allegro moderato)
Suite No.3 In D, BWV 1068: 2. Air
Mass In B Minor, BWV 232 / Credo: Crucifixus
Brandenburg Concerto No.4 In G, BWV 1049: 1. Allegro
Aria mit 30 Veränderungen, BWV 988 "Goldberg Variations": Aria
Suite No.2 In B Minor, BWV 1067: 6. Menuet
Suite No.2 In B Minor, BWV 1067: 7. Badinerie
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, Cantata BWV 147: 10. Choral: "Jesus bleibet meine Freude"
Prelude and Fugue in C (WTK, Book I, No.1), BWV 846
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part Two - For The Second Day Of Christmas: No.10 Sinfonia
Brandenburg Concerto No.2 in F, BWV 1047: 1. (without tempo indication)
Concerto for 2 Violins, Strings, and Continuo in D minor, BWV 1043: 2. Largo ma non tanto
St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244 / Part Two: No.68 Chorus I/II: "Wir setzen uns mit Tränen nieder"

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