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Bach: Orchestral Suites 1-3 / Ledger, English Co


Release Date: 01/24/2006 
Label:  Virgin Classics   Catalog #: 82118   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Sir Philip Ledger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 3 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This CD was originally released on Virgo 91452. This CD was originally released on Virgo 91452. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Suite for Orchestra no 1 in C major, BWV 1066 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Sir Philip Ledger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
2. Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Sir Philip Ledger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738-1739; Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: Composition written: Leipzig, Germany (1738 - 1739). 
3. Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Sir Philip Ledger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 

Sound Samples

Orchestral Suite No. 1 in C Major, BWV 1066: Ouverture
Orchestral Suite No. 1 in C Major, BWV 1066: Courante
Orchestral Suite No. 1 in C Major, BWV 1066: Gavotte I & II
Orchestral Suite No. 1 in C Major, BWV 1066: Forlane
Orchestral Suite No. 1 in C Major, BWV 1066: Menuett I & II
Orchestral Suite No. 1 in C Major, BWV 1066: Bourrée I & II
Orchestral Suite No. 1 in C Major, BWV 1066: Passepied I & II
Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Ouverture
Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Rondeau
Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Sarabande
Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Bourrée I & II
Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Polonaise und Double
Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Menuet
Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Badinerie
Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068: Ouverture
Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068: Air
Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068: Gavotte I & II
Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068: Bourrée
Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068: Gigue

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