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Air: Best Of Bach

Air: Best Of Bach / Various
Release Date: 07/26/2011 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 82151   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Peter HurfordJosef SukYehudi MenuhinRichard [Classical Keyboards] Egarr,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Neville MarrinerSir David WillcocksPaul TortelierPhilip Ledger,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Brandenburg Concerto no 3 in G major, BWV 1048: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1711-1713; ?Weimar, Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 27 Secs. 
2.
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Sir David Willcocks
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
3.
Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Peter Hurford (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1708; Germany 
Length: 8 Minutes 54 Secs. 
4.
Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Paul Tortelier
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 51 Secs. 
5.
Partita for Violin solo no 3 in E major, BWV 1006: 1st movement, Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Josef Suk (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 37 Secs. 
6.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 9, Ach, mein herzliebes Jesulein by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Philip Ledger
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 32 Secs. 
7.
Concerto for Violin no 1 in A minor, BWV 1041: 1st movement, Allegro moderato by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor:  Yehudi Menuhin
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 12 Secs. 
8.
French Suite no 5 in G major, BWV 816: no 4, Gavotte by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Richard [Classical Keyboards] Egarr (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722 
Length: 1 Minutes 9 Secs. 
9.
Mass in B minor, BWV 232: Crucifixus by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Eugen Jochum
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1747-1749; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 21 Secs. 
10.
Concerto for Harpsichord in F minor, BWV 1056: 2nd movement, Largo-Arioso by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Malcolm (Harpsichord)
Conductor:  Yehudi Menuhin
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1738-1739; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 18 Secs. 
11.
Fugue in G major, BWV 577 "Gigue" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Peter Hurford (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
12.
Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue no 1 in C, BWV 846 - Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Bob van Asperen (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
13.
Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue no 22 in B flat minor, BWV 867 - Fugue by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Bob van Asperen (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Length: 1 Minutes 31 Secs. 
14.
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: 2nd movement, Largo ma non tanto by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin), Salvatore Accardo (Violin)
Conductor:  Salvatore Accardo
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 7 Minutes 46 Secs. 
15.
Italian Concerto, BWV 971: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Malcolm (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1735; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 1 Secs. 
16.
Sonata for Viola da Gamba and Harpsichord no 3 in G minor, BWV 1029: 2nd movement, Adagio by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Jordi Savall ()
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 1 Secs. 
17.
Brandenburg Concerto no 2 in F major, BWV 1047: 3rd movement, Allegro assai by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1718; ?Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 48 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G, BWV 1048: I. [Allegro]
Cantata No. 147, BWV 147 'Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben', Part II: Chorale: Jesus bleibet meine Freude (Jesu, joy of man's desiring) (choir)
Toccata and Fugue in D Minor, BWV 565 (attrib.): Toccata
Toccata and Fugue in D Minor, BWV 565 (attrib.): Fugue
Air 'on the G string' from Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D, BWV 1068 (1989 Digital Remaster)
Partita for Solo Violin No. 3 in E, BWV 1006 (1988 Digital Remaster): Preludio
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 (1996 Digital Remaster), Canata 1: Bereite dich, Zion
Violin Concerto in A Minor, BWV 1041 (1989 Digital Remaster): I. [Allegro]
French Suite No. 5 in G, BWV 816: Gavotte
Mass in B Minor, BWV 232, Symbolum Nicenum: Crucifixus (chorus)
Harpsichord Concerto in F Minor, BWV 1056 (1994 Digital Remaster): II. Largo
Fugue in G, BWV 577 'Jig'
Das Wohltemperierte Klavier, BWV 846-869, Book One, No. 1 in C Major, BWV 846: Prelude
Das Wohltemperierte Klavier, BWV 846-869, Book One, No. 2 in C Minor, BWV 847: Fugue
Double Violin Concerto in D Minor, BWV 1043: II. Largo ma non tanto
Italian Concerto, BWV 971 (1988 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro
Sonatas for Viola da Gamba & Harpsichord, BWV 1027-29 (1989 - Remaster), Sonata No. 3 in G Minor, BWV 1029: II. Adagio
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F, BWV 1047: III. Allegro assai

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