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Bach: Violin Concertos / Perlman, Zukerman, Barenboim, Et Al


Release Date: 08/13/2002 
Label:  Emi Classics Encore Catalog #: 74720   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Itzhak PerlmanPinchas Zukerman
Conductor:  Daniel Barenboim
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"...[A] very fine account [of the double concerto], one in which their artistry is beautifully matched in all its intensity. Perlman...plays Bach with great naturalness of feeling...and with excellent modern-instrument accompaniments from the ECO this is a Bach reissue to cherish." -- The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs & DVDs "...[A] very fine account [of the double concerto], one in which their artistry is beautifully matched in all its intensity. Perlman...plays Bach with great naturalness of feeling...and with excellent modern-instrument accompaniments from the ECO this is a Bach reissue to cherish." -- The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs & DVDs Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Violin no 2 in E major, BWV 1042 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  Daniel Barenboim
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/1971 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, UK 
Length: 20 Minutes 30 Secs. 
2. Concerto for Violin no 1 in A minor, BWV 1041 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  Daniel Barenboim
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/1974 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, UK 
Length: 16 Minutes 2 Secs. 
3. Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Pinchas Zukerman (Violin), Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  Daniel Barenboim
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/1971 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, UK 
Length: 16 Minutes 39 Secs. 
4. Concerto for Harpsichord in F minor, BWV 1056 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  Daniel Barenboim
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1738-1739; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/1971 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, UK 
Length: 11 Minutes 6 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Violin Concerto in E BWV1042 (1986 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro
Violin Concerto in E BWV1042 (1986 Digital Remaster): II. Adagio
Violin Concerto in E BWV1042 (1986 Digital Remaster): III. Allegro assai
Concerto for Violin and Strings in G Minor (arranged), BWV1056 (1986 Digital Remaster): I. [Allegro]
Concerto for Violin and Strings in G Minor (arranged), BWV1056 (1986 Digital Remaster): II. Largo
Concerto for Violin and Strings in G Minor (arranged), BWV1056 (1986 Digital Remaster): III. Presto
Violin Concerto in A minor BWV1041 (1986 Digital Remaster): I. [Allegro]
Violin Concerto in A minor BWV1041 (1986 Digital Remaster): II. Andante
Violin Concerto in A minor BWV1041 (1986 Digital Remaster): III. Allegro assai
Double Violin Concerto in D minor BWV1043 (1986 Digital Remaster): I. Vivace
Double Violin Concerto in D minor BWV1043 (1986 Digital Remaster): II. Largo ma non tanto
Double Violin Concerto in D minor BWV1043 (1986 Digital Remaster): III. Allegro

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