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Bach: Violin Concertos / Zimmermann, Berliner Barock Solisten


Release Date: 01/19/2018 
Label:  Hänssler Classic   Catalog #: 17046  
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Serge ZimmermannFrank Peter Zimmermann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Baroque Soloists
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Frank Peter Zimmermann is widely regarded as one of the foremost violinists of his generation. He has been performing with all major orchestras in the world, among which are the Berliner Philharmoniker with whom he made his debut in 1985 with Daniel Barenboim; the Wiener Philharmoniker with whom he played first time in 1983 with Lorin Maazel in Salzburg; the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, all London orchestras, as well as all big American orchestras. Frank Peter Zimmermann is a regular guest at all major music festivals, including Salzburg, Edinburgh and Lucerne.Over the years Frank Peter Zimmermann has built up an impressive discography, and has recorded virtually all major concerto repertoire. On this new release, he focuses on the Read more original and reconstructed violin concertos of J. S. Bach. He plays on the 1711 Antonius Stradivari violin “Lady Inchiquin,” which is kindly provided by the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Dusseldorf, “Kunst im Landesbesitz.” Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Violin no 1 in A minor, BWV 1041 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Serge Zimmermann (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
2.
Concerto for Violin no 2 in E major, BWV 1042 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Serge Zimmermann (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
3.
Concerto for Violin in D minor, BWV 1052 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Serge Zimmermann (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1738-1739; Leipzig, Germany 
4.
Concerto for Oboe and Violin in C minor, BWV 1060 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Serge Zimmermann (Violin), Frank Peter Zimmermann (Violin)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 

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