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Bach: Fantasia Chromatique, Sonates & Transcriptions


Release Date: 07/20/2004 
Label:  Alpha Productions   Catalog #: 27   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Yves Rechsteiner
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) for hpsch by Johann Sebastian Bach. Soloist: Gustav Leonhardt. Includes work(s) for hpsch by Johann Sebastian Bach. Soloist: Gustav Leonhardt. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, BWV 903 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Yves Rechsteiner (Harpsichord), Yves Rechsteiner (Pedal Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
2.
Trio Sonata for Organ no 4 in E minor, BWV 528 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Yves Rechsteiner (Harpsichord), Yves Rechsteiner (Pedal Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1727; Leipzig, Germany 
3.
Sonata for Violin solo no 1 in G minor, BWV 1001 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Yves Rechsteiner (Harpsichord), Yves Rechsteiner (Pedal Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
4.
Toccata in D major, BWV 912 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Yves Rechsteiner (Harpsichord), Yves Rechsteiner (Pedal Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1710; Weimar, Germany 
5.
Trio Sonata for Organ no 6 in G major, BWV 530 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Yves Rechsteiner (Harpsichord), Yves Rechsteiner (Pedal Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1727; Leipzig, Germany 
6.
Partita for Violin solo no 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: 5th movement, Chaconne by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Yves Rechsteiner (Harpsichord), Yves Rechsteiner (Pedal Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
7.
Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C major, BWV 564: Adagio by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Yves Rechsteiner (Harpsichord), Yves Rechsteiner (Pedal Harpsichord)
Written: 1708-17 

Sound Samples

Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, BWV 903: Fantasia
Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, BWV 903: Fugue
Trio Sonata No. 4 in E minor, BWV 528 (arr. for harpsichord): I. Adagio - Vivace
Trio Sonata No. 4 in E minor, BWV 528 (arr. for harpsichord): II. Andante
Trio Sonata No. 4 in E minor, BWV 528 (arr. for harpsichord): III. Un poc' allegro
Violin Sonata No. 1 in G minor, BWV 1001 (arr. Y. Rechsteiner): I. Adagio
Violin Sonata No. 1 in G minor, BWV 1001 (arr. Y. Rechsteiner): II. Fugue
Violin Sonata No. 1 in G minor, BWV 1001 (arr. Y. Rechsteiner): III. Siciliana
Violin Sonata No. 1 in G minor, BWV 1001 (arr. Y. Rechsteiner): IV. Presto
Toccata in D major, BWV 912: (Presto) - Allegro -
Toccata in D major, BWV 912: Adagio - Presto -
Toccata in D major, BWV 912: (con discrezione)
Trio Sonata No. 6 in G major, BWV 530 (arr. for harpsichord): I. Vivace
Trio Sonata No. 6 in G major, BWV 530 (arr. for harpsichord): II. Lente
Trio Sonata No. 6 in G major, BWV 530 (arr. for harpsichord): III. Allegro
Violin Partita No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: V. Chaconne (arr. Y. Rechsteiner): Violin Partita No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: V. Chaconne (arr. for harpsichord)
Toccata, adagio and fugue in C major, BWV 564: Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C major, BWV 564: Adagio

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 Chaconne December 11, 2011 By Michael Gnaedig See All My Reviews "Wonderful interpretation of the Chaconne ! Brahms made a transcription for the left hand alone,and said that if he had received this music,due to the intensity he would have lost his consciousness." Report Abuse
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