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A Bach Recital / John Gibbons


Release Date: 10/25/1990 
Label:  Nonesuch   Catalog #: 79132   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  John Gibbons
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Prelude and Fugue in A minor, BWV 894 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  John Gibbons (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/1985 
Venue:  Old Catholic Church, Utrecht, Netherland 
Length: 9 Minutes 36 Secs. 
2. Toccata in E minor, BWV 914 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  John Gibbons (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1708; ?Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/1985 
Venue:  Old Catholic Church, Utrecht, Netherland 
Length: 7 Minutes 8 Secs. 
3. Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, BWV 903 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  John Gibbons (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/1985 
Venue:  Old Catholic Church, Utrecht, Netherland 
Length: 10 Minutes 40 Secs. 
4. Capriccio in B flat major on the Departure of his Most Beloved Brother, BWV 992 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  John Gibbons (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1704; Arnstadt, Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/1985 
Venue:  Old Catholic Church, Utrecht, Netherland 
Length: 11 Minutes 19 Secs. 
5. Prelude, Fugue and Allegro for Lute in E flat major, BWV 998 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  John Gibbons (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1740; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/1985 
Venue:  Old Catholic Church, Utrecht, Netherland 
Length: 11 Minutes 3 Secs. 
6. Fantasia and Fugue in C minor, BWV 906: Fantasia by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  John Gibbons (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1738; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/1985 
Venue:  Old Catholic Church, Utrecht, Netherland 
Length: 10 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with the ricercare from Bach's "Musicalisches Opfer". 
7. Musikalisches Opfer, BWV 1079: Ricercare by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  John Gibbons (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1747; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/1985 
Venue:  Old Catholic Church, Utrecht, Netherland 

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