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Grand Piano - Bach / Bauer, Friedman, Grainger, Hess, Samuel


Release Date: 11/05/1996 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 8808   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachFranz Liszt
Performer:  Myra HessHarold BauerPercy Aldridge GraingerHarold Samuel,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: n/a 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

These recordings consist of reproductions on a modern piano from piano
rolls.
These recordings consist of reproductions on a modern piano from piano
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Works on This Recording

1.
Toccata in G major, BWV 916 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Myra Hess (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1710; ?Weimar, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Notes: This recording was originally released in May 1928 (piano roll no
7236). 
2.
Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue no 5 in D major, BWV 850 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Harold Bauer (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Notes: This recording was originally released in May 1915 (piano roll no
5650). 
3.
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Harold Bauer (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Notes: This recording was originally released in December 1929 (piano roll no
7371).
Transcribed: Harold Bauer 
4.
Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, BWV 903 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Harold Bauer (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 13 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Notes: These recordings were originally released in April 1929 (piano rolls nos
7316 and 7317).
Transcribed: Hans von Bülow 
5.
Two-Part Invention no 1 in C major, BWV 772 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Harold Bauer (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Notes: This recording was originally released in February 1921 (piano roll no
6392). 
6.
Two-Part Invention no 6 in E major, BWV 777 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Harold Bauer (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Notes: This recording was originally released in February 1921 (piano roll no 6392). 
7.
Two-Part Invention no 8 in F major, BWV 779 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Harold Bauer (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 0 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: This recording was originally released in February 1921 (piano roll no
6392). 
8.
Fantasy and Fugue of JS Bach in G minor (BWV 542) for Piano, S 463 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Percy Aldridge Grainger (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1863 
Length: 13 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Notes: These recordings were originally released in October 1927 and November 1927 (piano rolls no 7161 and 7174). 
9.
Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue no 21 in B flat major, BWV 866 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Harold Samuel (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Notes: This recording was originally released in September 1925 (piano roll no
0206). 
10.
French Suite no 5 in G major, BWV 816: no 1, Allemande by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Harold Samuel (Piano)
Length: 2 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Notes: This recording was originally released in November 1926 (piano roll no
7080). 
11.
French Suite no 5 in G major, BWV 816: no 2, Courante by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Harold Samuel (Piano)
Length: 1 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Notes: This recording was originally released in November 1926 (piano roll no
7080). 
12.
French Suite no 5 in G major, BWV 816: no 3, Sarabande by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Harold Samuel (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Notes: This recording was originally released in November 1926 (piano roll no
7081). 
13.
Partita for Keyboard no 1 in B flat major, BWV 825: Gigue by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Harold Samuel (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1726-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Notes: This recording was originally released in January 1925 (piano roll no
0216). 
14.
Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Ignaz Friedman (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1708; Germany 
Length: 9 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Notes: This recording was originally released in March 1924 (piano roll no
6732).
Transcribed: Carl Tausig 
15.
Fantasia and Fugue in G minor, BWV 542 "Great G minor" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Harold Samuel (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; Weimar, Germany 
Length: 9 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Notes: This recording was originally released in November 1927 (piano roll no
0293). 

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