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Music For You - John Williams Plays Bach


Release Date: 08/27/2002 
Label:  Legacy Recordings Catalog #: 89612   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  John Williams
Conductor:  Kenneth Sillito
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Violin no 2 in E major, BWV 1042 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Conductor:  Kenneth Sillito
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Venue:  Henry Wood Hall, London, England 
Length: 17 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: John Williams 
2.
Sonata for Violin solo no 2 in A minor, BWV 1003: Aria by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: John Williams 
3.
Partita for Violin solo no 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: 5th movement, Chaconne by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Venue:  Fast Forward Studios, Warranwood 
Length: 13 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: John Williams 
4.
Suite for Lute in E minor, BWV 996 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1708-1717; Weimar, Germany 
Length: 14 Minutes 7 Secs. 
5.
Suite for Lute in G minor, BWV 995 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 20 Minutes 40 Secs. 

Sound Samples

I. Allegro
II. Adagio
III. Allegro assai
VI. [Gigue]
Aria (from Violin Sonata No. 2 in A Minor, BWV 1003: III. Andante)

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