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Bach: Sonaten & Partiten / Nathan Milstein


Release Date: 02/10/1998 
Label:  Dg The Originals Catalog #: 457701   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Nathan Milstein
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 6 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

One of the key recordings according to The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs & DVDs:
"...[A]mong the most satisfying of all versions. Every phrase is beautifully shaped, there is a highly developed feeling for line, and these performances have an aristocratic poise and a classical finesse..."
One of the key recordings according to The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs & DVDs:
"...[A]mong the most satisfying of all versions. Every phrase is beautifully shaped, there is a highly developed feeling for line, and these performances have an aristocratic poise and a classical finesse..." Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sonata for Violin solo no 1 in G minor, BWV 1001 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Nathan Milstein (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Venue:  Conway Hall, London, England 
2.
Partita for Violin solo no 1 in B minor, BWV 1002 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Nathan Milstein (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Venue:  Conway Hall, London, England 
3.
Sonata for Violin solo no 2 in A minor, BWV 1003 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Nathan Milstein (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Venue:  Conway Hall, London, England 
4.
Sonata for Violin solo no 3 in C major, BWV 1005 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Nathan Milstein (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Venue:  Conway Hall, London, England 
5.
Partita for Violin solo no 2 in D minor, BWV 1004 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Nathan Milstein (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Venue:  Conway Hall, London, England 
6.
Partita for Violin solo no 3 in E major, BWV 1006 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Nathan Milstein (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Venue:  Conway Hall, London, England 

Sound Samples

Sonata For Violin Solo No.1 In G Minor, BWV 1001: 1. Adagio
Sonata For Violin Solo No.1 In G Minor, BWV 1001: 2. Fuga (Allegro)
Sonata For Violin Solo No.1 In G Minor, BWV 1001: 3. Siciliana
Sonata For Violin Solo No.1 In G Minor, BWV 1001: 4. Presto
Partita For Violin Solo No.1 In B Minor, BWV 1002: 1a. Allemanda
Partita For Violin Solo No.1 In B Minor, BWV 1002: - Double
Partita For Violin Solo No.1 In B Minor, BWV 1002: 2a. Corrente
Partita For Violin Solo No.1 In B Minor, BWV 1002: - Double
Partita For Violin Solo No.1 In B Minor, BWV 1002: 3a. Sarabande
Partita For Violin Solo No.1 In B Minor, BWV 1002: - Double
Partita For Violin Solo No.1 In B Minor, BWV 1002: 4a. Tempo di Borea
Partita For Violin Solo No.1 In B Minor, BWV 1002: - Double
Sonata For Violin Solo No.2 In A Minor, BWV 1003: 1. Grave
Sonata For Violin Solo No.2 In A Minor, BWV 1003: 2. Fuga
Sonata For Violin Solo No.2 In A Minor, BWV 1003: 3. Andante
Sonata For Violin Solo No.2 In A Minor, BWV 1003: 4. Allegro
Partita For Violin Solo No.2 In D Minor, BWV 1004: 1. Allemande
Partita For Violin Solo No.2 In D Minor, BWV 1004: 2. Corrente
Partita For Violin Solo No.2 In D Minor, BWV 1004: 3. Sarabande
Partita For Violin Solo No.2 In D Minor, BWV 1004: 4. Giga
Partita For Violin Solo No.2 In D Minor, BWV 1004: 5. Ciaccona
Sonata For Violin Solo No.3 In C, BWV 1005: 1. Adagio
Sonata For Violin Solo No.3 In C, BWV 1005: 2. Fuga
Sonata For Violin Solo No.3 In C, BWV 1005: 3. Largo
Sonata For Violin Solo No.3 In C, BWV 1005: 4. Allegro assai
Partita For Violin Solo No.3 In E, BWV 1006: 1. Preludio
Partita For Violin Solo No.3 In E, BWV 1006: 2. Loure
Partita For Violin Solo No.3 In E, BWV 1006: 3. Gavotte en Rondeau
Partita For Violin Solo No.3 In E, BWV 1006: 4a. Minuet I
Partita For Violin Solo No.3 In E, BWV 1006: 4b. Minuet II
Partita For Violin Solo No.3 In E, BWV 1006: 5. Bourrée
Partita For Violin Solo No.3 In E, BWV 1006: 6. Gigue

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