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Greatest Hits - Bach Vol Ii


Release Date: 08/09/2005 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 000491502   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachGottfried H. Stölzel
Performer:  Heinz HolligerJosé Luis GarciaRichard AdeneyEduardo Fernandez,   ... 
Conductor:  Karl MünchingerIona BrownRaymond LeppardRaymond Agoult,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Chamber OrchestraAcademy of St. Martin in the FieldsEnglish Chamber Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 6 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 10, Sinfonia in G major by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Karl Münchinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
2.
Concerto for Oboe in F major, BWV 1053: Siciliano by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Heinz Holliger (Oboe)
Conductor:  Iona Brown
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
3.
Brandenburg Concerto no 5 in D major, BWV 1050: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  José Luis Garcia (Violin), Richard Adeney (Flute)
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720-1721; ?Cöthen, Germany 
4.
Partita for Keyboard no 1 in B flat major, BWV 825: Gigue by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Eduardo Fernandez (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1726-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
5.
Chorale Preludes (6) BWV 645-650 "Schübler": no 1, Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 645 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Raymond Agoult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Symphony Orchestra of London
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1748-1749; Leipzig, Germany 
6.
Suite for Cello solo no 3 in C major, BWV 1009: 5th movement, Bourée by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Pepe Romero (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
7.
Suite for Lute in E minor, BWV 996: 5th movement, Bourée by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Narciso Yepes (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1708-1717; Weimar, Germany 
8.
Italian Concerto, BWV 971 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  András Schiff (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1735; Leipzig, Germany 
9.
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Karl Münchinger
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
10.
Bist du bei mir by Gottfried H. Stölzel
Performer:  Christopher Bowers-Broadbent (Organ), Olga Hegedus (Cello), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Period: Baroque 
Language: German 
11.
Passacaglia in C minor, BWV 582 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1708-1712; Arnstadt, Germany 
12.
Concerto for Harpsichord in F minor, BWV 1056: 2nd movement, Largo-Arioso by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Raymond Leppard (Harpsichord)
Conductor:  Raymond Leppard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1738-1739; Leipzig, Germany 

Sound Samples

Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part Two - For the second Day of Christmas: No.10 Sinfonia
Concerto for Harpsichord, Strings, and Continuo No.5 in F minor, BWV 1056: 2. Largo
Concerto for Oboe, Strings, and Continuo in F, BWV 1053 - reconstruction after Concerto for Harpsichord, Strings, and Continuo No.2 in E, BWV 1053: 2. Siciliano
Brandenburg Concerto No.5 in D, BWV 1050: 3. Allegro
Partita No.1 in B flat, BWV 825 - Arr. Guitar (D major): 6. Gigue
Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 645 ('Sleepers, awake')
Suite for Cello Solo No.3 in C, BWV 1009 - Guitar Transcription by Pepe Romero (1944-): 5. Bourrée I/II
"Bist du bei mir", BWV 508
Suite in E minor, BWV 996: 5. Bourée
Italian Concerto in F, BWV 971: 1. (Allegro)
Italian Concerto in F, BWV 971: 2. Andante
Italian Concerto in F, BWV 971: 3. Presto
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, Cantata BWV 147: Jesu, joy of man's desiring
Passacaglia & Fugue in C minor

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