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Al Fresco - Bach: Cello Suites / Pierre Fournier


Release Date: 10/09/2007 
Label:  Archiv Produktion (Dg)   Catalog #: 000988202   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Pierre Fournier
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Suite for Cello solo no 4 in E flat major, BWV 1010 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Pierre Fournier (Cello)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 25 Minutes 28 Secs. 
2. Suite for Cello solo no 1 in G major, BWV 1007 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Pierre Fournier (Cello)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 18 Minutes 45 Secs. 
3. Suite for Cello solo no 3 in C major, BWV 1009 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Pierre Fournier (Cello)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 23 Minutes 4 Secs. 
4. Suite for Cello solo no 5 in C minor, BWV 1011 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Pierre Fournier (Cello)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 24 Minutes 51 Secs. 
5. Suite for Cello solo no 6 in D major, BWV 1012 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Pierre Fournier (Cello)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 27 Minutes 3 Secs. 
6. Suite for Cello solo no 2 in D minor, BWV 1008 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Pierre Fournier (Cello)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 19 Minutes 4 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Suite For Cello Solo No.1 In G, BWV 1007: 1. Prélude
Suite For Cello Solo No.1 In G, BWV 1007: 2. Allemande
Suite For Cello Solo No.1 In G, BWV 1007: 3. Courante
Suite For Cello Solo No.1 In G, BWV 1007: 4. Sarabande
Suite For Cello Solo No.1 In G, BWV 1007: 5. Menuet I-II
Suite For Cello Solo No.1 In G, BWV 1007: 6. Gigue
Suite For Cello Solo No.2 In D Minor, BWV 1008: 1. Prélude
Suite For Cello Solo No.2 In D Minor, BWV 1008: 2. Allemande
Suite For Cello Solo No.2 In D Minor, BWV 1008: 3. Courante
Suite For Cello Solo No.2 In D Minor, BWV 1008: 4. Sarabande
Suite For Cello Solo No.2 In D Minor, BWV 1008: 5. Menuet I-II
Suite For Cello Solo No.2 In D Minor, BWV 1008: 6. Gigue
Suite For Cello Solo No.3 In C, BWV 1009: 1. Prélude
Suite For Cello Solo No.3 In C, BWV 1009: 2. Allemande
Suite For Cello Solo No.3 In C, BWV 1009: 3. Courante
Suite For Cello Solo No.3 In C, BWV 1009: 4. Sarabande
Suite For Cello Solo No.3 In C, BWV 1009: 5. Bourrée I-II
Suite For Cello Solo No.3 In C, BWV 1009: 6. Gigue
Suite For Cello Solo No.4 In E Flat, BWV 1010: 1. Prélude
Suite For Cello Solo No.4 In E Flat, BWV 1010: 2. Allemande
Suite For Cello Solo No.4 In E Flat, BWV 1010: 3. Courante
Suite For Cello Solo No.4 In E Flat, BWV 1010: 4. Sarabande
Suite For Cello Solo No.4 In E Flat, BWV 1010: 5. Bourrée I-II
Suite For Cello Solo No.4 In E Flat, BWV 1010: 6. Gigue
Suite For Cello Solo No.5 In C Minor, BWV 1011: 1. Prélude
Suite For Cello Solo No.5 In C Minor, BWV 1011: 2. Allemande
Suite For Cello Solo No.5 In C Minor, BWV 1011: 3. Courante
Suite For Cello Solo No.5 In C Minor, BWV 1011: 4. Sarabande
Suite For Cello Solo No.5 In C Minor, BWV 1011: 5. Gavotte I-II
Suite For Cello Solo No.5 In C Minor, BWV 1011: 6. Gigue
Suite For Cello Solo No.6 In D, BWV 1012: 1. Prélude
Suite For Cello Solo No.6 In D, BWV 1012: 2. Allemande
Suite For Cello Solo No.6 In D, BWV 1012: 3. Courante
Suite For Cello Solo No.6 In D, BWV 1012: 4. Sarabande
Suite For Cello Solo No.6 In D, BWV 1012: 5. Gavotte I-II
Suite For Cello Solo No.6 In D, BWV 1012: 6. Gigue

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