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Bach: Brandenburg Concertos / Parrott, Taverner Players


Release Date: 02/11/2010 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 49806   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Paul GoodwinDavid StaffJohn Holloway
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 50 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

"For sheer refinement of thought and elegance of phrase Parrott’s [Brandenburg] set has few rivals...Parrott never lets us down in his lightly articulated performances and stylistically consistent concept of the music." -- BBC Music Magazine Reviewing Virgin 61726 "For sheer refinement of thought and elegance of phrase Parrott’s [Brandenburg] set has few rivals...Parrott never lets us down in his lightly articulated performances and stylistically consistent concept of the music." -- BBC Music Magazine Reviewing Virgin 61726 Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Brandenburg Concerto no 1 in F major, BWV 1046 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717; ?Cöthen, Germany 
2. Brandenburg Concerto no 2 in F major, BWV 1047 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Paul Goodwin (Oboe), David Staff (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1718; ?Cöthen, Germany 
3. Brandenburg Concerto no 3 in G major, BWV 1048 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1711-1713; ?Weimar, Germany 
4. Brandenburg Concerto no 4 in G major, BWV 1049 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  John Holloway (Violin)
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; ?Cöthen, Germany 
5. Brandenburg Concerto no 5 in D major, BWV 1050 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720-1721; ?Cöthen, Germany 
6. Brandenburg Concerto no 6 in B flat major, BWV 1051 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1710; ?Weimar, Germany 
7. Höchsterwünschtes Freudenfest, BWV 194: Sinfonia by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
8. Sonata for Viola da Gamba and Harpsichord no 3 in G minor, BWV 1029 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Andrew Parrott
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Taverner Players
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 

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