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Eloquence - Bach: Toccata & Fugue / Karl Richter


Release Date: 03/27/2001 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 469616   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Karl Richter
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Organ solo in C major, BWV 595 (after Duke Johann Ernst of Saxe-Weimar) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Karl Richter (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; Weimar, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 59 Secs. 
2.
Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 538 "Dorian" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Karl Richter (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  Freiburg Cathedral, Germany 
Length: 15 Minutes 34 Secs. 
3.
Chorale Preludes (6) BWV 645-650 "Schübler": no 1, Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 645 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Karl Richter (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1748-1749; Leipzig, Germany 
Venue:  Jaegersborg Church, Copenhagen, Denmark 
Length: 5 Minutes 47 Secs. 
4.
Chorale Preludes (6) BWV 645-650 "Schübler": no 6, Kommst du nun, Jesu, BWV 650 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Karl Richter (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1748-1749; Leipzig, Germany 
Venue:  Jaegersborg Church, Copenhagen, Denmark 
Length: 3 Minutes 31 Secs. 
5.
Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Karl Richter (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1708; Germany 
Venue:  Jaegersborg Church, Copenhagen, Denmark 
Length: 8 Minutes 47 Secs. 
6.
Fantasia and Fugue in G minor, BWV 542 "Great G minor" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Karl Richter (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  Jaegersborg Church, Copenhagen, Denmark 
Length: 12 Minutes 29 Secs. 
7.
Concerto for Organ solo in A minor, BWV 593 (after Vivaldi) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Karl Richter (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; Weimar, Germany 
Length: 11 Minutes 42 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565
Prelude (Fantasy) and Fugue in G minor, BWV 542 - "Great"
Concerto in C, BWV 595
Toccata And Fugue In D Minor, BWV 538 "Dorian": 1. Prelude (Toccata)
Toccata And Fugue In D Minor, BWV 538 "Dorian": 2. Fuga
Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 645 ('Sleepers, awake')
Kommst du nun, Jesu, vom Himmel herunter, BWV 650
Organ Concerto in A minor, BWV 593 after Vivaldi's Concerto Op.3 No. 8: 1. -
Organ Concerto in A minor, BWV 593 after Vivaldi's Concerto Op.3 No. 8: 2. Adagio
Organ Concerto in A minor, BWV 593 after Vivaldi's Concerto Op.3 No. 8: 3. Allegro

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