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Bach: 6 Partitas / Vladimir Ashkenazy

Bach / Ashkenazy,Vladimir
Release Date: 08/10/2010 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 001455802   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Since Vladimir Ashkenazy's debut, with more than 200 albums as pianist or conductor, he has never recorded the 6 Partitas until now. The master musician infuses a lifetime of pianistic and philosophical discernment into the 6 Partitas of Bach. Since Vladimir Ashkenazy's debut, with more than 200 albums as pianist or conductor, he has never recorded the 6 Partitas until now. The master musician infuses a lifetime of pianistic and philosophical discernment into the 6 Partitas of Bach. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Partita for Keyboard no 1 in B flat major, BWV 825 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1726-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
2. Partita for Keyboard no 2 in C minor, BWV 826 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1726-1731; Germany 
3. Partita for Keyboard no 3 in A minor, BWV 827 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1726-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
4. Partita for Keyboard no 4 in D major, BWV 828 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1726-1731; Germany 
5. Partita for Keyboard no 5 in G major, BWV 829 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1726-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
6. Partita for Keyboard no 6 in E minor, BWV 830 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1726-1731; Leipzig, Germany 

Sound Samples

Partita No.1 in B flat, BWV 825: 1. Praeludium
Partita No.1 in B flat, BWV 825: 2. Allemande
Partita No.1 in B flat, BWV 825: 3. Corrente
Partita No.1 in B flat, BWV 825: 4. Sarabande
Partita No.1 in B flat, BWV 825: 5. Menuet I
Partita No.1 in B flat, BWV 825: 6. Menuet II
Partita No.1 in B flat, BWV 825: 7. Giga
Partita No.2 in C minor, BWV 826: 1. Sinfonia (Grave adagio - Andante)
Partita No.2 in C minor, BWV 826: 2. Allemande
Partita No.2 in C minor, BWV 826: 3. Courante
Partita No.2 in C minor, BWV 826: 4. Sarabande
Partita No.2 in C minor, BWV 826: 5. Rondeaux
Partita No.2 in C minor, BWV 826: 6. Capriccio
Partita No.3 in A minor, BWV 827: 1. Fantasia
Partita No.3 in A minor, BWV 827: 2. Allemande
Partita No.3 in A minor, BWV 827: 3. Corrente
Partita No.3 in A minor, BWV 827: 4. Sarabande
Partita No.3 in A minor, BWV 827: 5. Burlesca
Partita No.3 in A minor, BWV 827: 6. Scherzo
Partita No.3 in A minor, BWV 827: 7. Gigue
Partita No.4 in D , BWV 828: 1. Overture
Partita No.4 in D , BWV 828: 2. Allemande
Partita No.4 in D , BWV 828: 3. Courante
Partita No.4 in D , BWV 828: 4. Aria
Partita No.4 in D , BWV 828: 5. Sarabande
Partita No.4 in D , BWV 828: 6. Menuet
Partita No.4 in D , BWV 828: 7. Gigue
Partita No.5 in G, BWV 829: 1. Praeambulum
Partita No.5 in G, BWV 829: 2. Allemande
Partita No.5 in G, BWV 829: 3. Corrente
Partita No.5 in G, BWV 829: 4. Sarabande
Partita No.5 in G, BWV 829: 5. Tempo di minuetto
Partita No.5 in G, BWV 829: 6. Passepied
Partita No.5 in G, BWV 829: 7. Gigue
Partita No.6 in E minor, BWV 830: 1. Toccata
Partita No.6 in E minor, BWV 830: 2. Allemande
Partita No.6 in E minor, BWV 830: 3. Corrente
Partita No.6 in E minor, BWV 830: 4. Air
Partita No.6 in E minor, BWV 830: 5. Sarabande
Partita No.6 in E minor, BWV 830: 6. Tempo di gavotta
Partita No.6 in E minor, BWV 830: 7. Gigue

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