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Bach, Handel, Marcello: Concertos for Guitar / Williams, ASMF


Release Date: 10/25/1990 
Label:  Cbs Masterworks Catalog #: 39560   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachGeorge Frideric HandelAlessandro Marcello
Performer:  John Williams
Conductor:  John WilliamsKenneth Sillito
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Violin no 2 in E major, BWV 1042 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Conductor:  John Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Williams 
2. Sonata for Violin solo no 2 in A minor, BWV 1003: Aria by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Conductor:  Kenneth Sillito
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Williams 
3. Concertos (6) for Organ, Op. 4: no 5 in F major, HWV 293 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Conductor:  Kenneth Sillito
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1735; London, England 
Notes: Arranged: Williams 
4. Concerto for Oboe in D minor by Alessandro Marcello
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Conductor:  Kenneth Sillito
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1717; Italy 
Notes: Arranged: Williams 

Sound Samples

I. Allegro
II. Adagio
III. Allegro assai
Aria (Andante from Sonata in A minor for Solo Violin, BWV 1003)
I. Larghetto
II. Allegro
III. Alla Siciliana
IV. Presto
I. Allegro moderato
II. Adagio
III. Allegro

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