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Bach - The Greatest Hits


Release Date: 04/13/1994 
Label:  Reference Gold   Catalog #: 3601   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Joseph BrezinaFeliz EliasChristiane JaccottetPhilip Brunelle,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata RomanaRoyal Philharmonic OrchestraLondon Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Brandenburg Concerto no 5 in D major, BWV 1050: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata Romana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720-1721; ?Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 9 Minutes 54 Secs. 
2.
Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
3.
Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Minuet by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Badinerie."
Composition written: Leipzig, Germany (1738 - 1739). 
4.
Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Badinerie by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Minuet."
Composition written: Leipzig, Germany (1738 - 1739). 
5.
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Brass Quintet
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
6.
Brandenburg Concerto no 2 in F major, BWV 1047: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata Romana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1718; ?Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 33 Secs. 
7.
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: 2nd movement, Largo ma non tanto by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Joseph Brezina (Violin), Feliz Elias (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata Romana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 7 Minutes 13 Secs. 
8.
Concerto for Harpsichord in D minor, BWV 1052: 2nd movement, Arioso by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Louis Brass Quintet
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1738-1739; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 37 Secs. 
9.
Concerto for Violin no 2 in E major, BWV 1042: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Feliz Elias (Violin), Joseph Brezina (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata Romana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 8 Minutes 22 Secs. 
10.
Brandenburg Concerto no 6 in B flat major, BWV 1051: Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata Romana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1710; ?Weimar, Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 1 Secs. 
11.
Concerto for Violin no 1 in A minor, BWV 1041: 1st movement, Allegro moderato by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Joseph Brezina (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata Romana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 7 Secs. 
12.
Brandenburg Concerto no 2 in F major, BWV 1047: 3rd movement, Allegro assai by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata Romana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1718; ?Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
13.
Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Overture by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 9 Minutes 20 Secs. 
14.
Concerto for Violin no 2 in E major, BWV 1042: 3rd Movement, Allegro assai by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Joseph Brezina (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata Romana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
15.
Brandenburg Concerto no 4 in G major, BWV 1049: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata Romana
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; ?Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 7 Minutes 31 Secs. 
16.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 10, Sinfonia in G major by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 9 Secs. 
17.
Suite for Orchestra no 1 in C major, BWV 1066: Overture by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 12 Minutes 1 Secs. 
18.
Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue no 1 in C major, BWV 846 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Christiane Jaccottet (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 45 Secs. 
19.
Brandenburg Concerto no 3 in G major, BWV 1048: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata Romana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1711-1713; ?Weimar, Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 50 Secs. 
20.
Brandenburg Concerto no 3 in G major, BWV 1048: 3rd movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata Romana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1711-1713; ?Weimar, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 18 Secs. 
21.
Brandenburg Concerto no 5 in D major, BWV 1050: 3rd movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata Romana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720-1721; ?Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 31 Secs. 
22.
Chorale Preludes (6) BWV 645-650 "Schübler": no 1, Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 645 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Philip Brunelle (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1748-1749; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
23.
Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue no 2 in C minor, BWV 847 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Christiane Jaccottet (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 28 Secs. 
24.
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: 1st movement, Vivace by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Feliz Elias (Violin), Joseph Brezina (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Camerata Romana
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 56 Secs. 
25.
Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Hans-Christoph Becker-Foss (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1708; Germany 
Length: 8 Minutes 10 Secs. 

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