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Bach: Brandenburg Concertos No 1-4 / Marriner, ASMF


Release Date: 07/13/2004 
Label:  Emi Classics Encore Catalog #: 85792   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Nicholas HillGeorge MalcolmGeorge CairdTimothy Brown,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"Marriner adopts effective tempos and allows his soloists to express themselves in an eloquent and unhurried manner...these performances are easy to enjoy." - GRAMOPHONE "Marriner adopts effective tempos and allows his soloists to express themselves in an eloquent and unhurried manner...these performances are easy to enjoy." - GRAMOPHONE Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Brandenburg Concerto no 1 in F major, BWV 1046 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Nicholas Hill (French Horn), George Malcolm (Harpsichord), George Caird (Oboe),
Timothy Brown (French Horn), Caroline Marwood (Oboe), Graham Sheen (Bassoon),
Celia Nicklin (Oboe), Alan Loveday (Violino Piccolo)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717; ?Cöthen, Germany 
2.
Brandenburg Concerto no 2 in F major, BWV 1047 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Philip Pickett (Recorder), George Malcolm (Harpsichord), Kenneth Sillito (Violin),
Mark Bennett (Trumpet), Celia Nicklin (Oboe)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1718; ?Cöthen, Germany 
3.
Brandenburg Concerto no 4 in G major, BWV 1049 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  John Constable (Harpsichord), Iona Brown (Violin), Philip Pickett (Recorder),
Catherine Latham (Recorder)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; ?Cöthen, Germany 
4.
Brandenburg Concerto no 3 in G major, BWV 1048 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Malcolm (Harpsichord)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1711-1713; ?Weimar, Germany 

Sound Samples

Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F BWV1046: I. [Allegro]
Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F BWV1046: II. Adagio
Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F BWV1046: III. Allegro
Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F BWV1046: IV. Menuet - Trio - Polacca - Trio
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F BWV1047: I. [Allegro]
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F BWV1047: II. Andante
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F BWV1047: III. Allegro assai
Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G BWV1048: I. [Allegro]
Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G BWV1048: II. Adagio (by George Malcolm)
Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G BWV1048: III. Allegro
Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G BWV1049: I. Allegro
Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G BWV1049: II. Andante
Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G BWV1049: III. Presto

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