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Baroque Piano - Greatest Hits


Release Date: 08/22/1995 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 68455   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachGeorge Frideric HandelLouis-Claude DaquinDomenico Scarlatti,   ... 
Performer:  Glenn GouldRosalyn TureckMarielle LabèqueKatia Labèque,   ... 
Conductor:  Vladimir Golschmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Theme "Aria" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1741-1742; Nuremberg, Germany 
2.
Two-Part Invention no 1 in C major, BWV 772 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Rosalyn Tureck (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Cöthen, Germany 
3.
Two-Part Invention no 4 in D minor, BWV 775 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Cöthen, Germany 
4.
Two-Part Invention no 8 in F major, BWV 779 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Cöthen, Germany 
5.
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Marielle Labèque (Piano), Katia Labèque (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: Transcribed: Dame Myra Hess 
6.
Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue no 1 in C, BWV 846 - Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Cöthen, Germany 
7.
Italian Concerto, BWV 971: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Rosalyn Tureck (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1735; Leipzig, Germany 
8.
Italian Concerto, BWV 971: 3rd movement, Presto by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Rosalyn Tureck (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1735; Leipzig, Germany 
9.
Suite for Harpsichord in E major, HWV 430: no 4, Air and Variations "The Harmonious Blacksmith" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Philippe Entremont (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1720; London, England 
10.
Premier livre de pièces: Troisième Suite - Le coucou by Louis-Claude Daquin
Performer:  Philippe Entremont (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1735; France 
11.
Sonata for Harpsichord in E major, K 380/L 23 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  Hiroko Nakamura (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century 
12.
Sonata for Harpsichord in G major, K 427/L 286 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  Ivan Davis (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century 
13.
Sonata for Harpsichord in F minor, K 481/L 187 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  André Watts (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century 
14.
Sonata for Harpsichord in B flat major, K 551/L 396 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  Etsuko Terada (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century 
15.
Sonata for Harpsichord in D minor, K 11/L 352 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  Ivan Davis (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
16.
Sonata for Harpsichord in F major, K 366/L 119 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  Ivan Davis (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century 
17.
Musikalisches Opfer, BWV 1079: Ricercare by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Charles Rosen (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1747; Leipzig, Germany 
18.
The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080: Contrapunctus 1 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Charles Rosen (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1745-1750; Leipzig, Germany 
19.
The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080: Contrapunctus 9, a 4, alla duodecima by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Charles Rosen (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1745-1750; Leipzig, Germany 
20.
Sonata for Harpsichord in A major, K 39/L 391 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  André Watts (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1739 
21.
Pièces de clavecin: no 11, Tambourin in E minor by Jean-Philippe Rameau
Performer:  Philippe Entremont (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: France 
22.
Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 140: no 1, Wachet auf ruft uns die Stimme by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Philippe Entremont (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1731; Leipzig, Germany 
23.
Sonata for Flute and Harpsichord in E flat major, BWV 1031 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Philippe Entremont (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1734; Leipzig, Germany 
24.
Concerto for Harpsichord in F minor, BWV 1056: 2nd movement, Largo-Arioso by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Glenn Gould (Piano)
Conductor:  Vladimir Golschmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1738-1739; Leipzig, Germany 

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