J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Complete Harpsichord Concertos

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Bob van Asperen
Accompaniment/Orchestra:Melante Amsterdam
Soloists:Bob van Asperen
Gustav Leonhardt
Berhnardt Klapprott
Marcello Bussi
Carsten Lohff
Individual Works:Harpsichord Concerto No. 2 in E major (or for oboe d'amore in F major) BWV 1053
Harpsichord Concerto No. 1 in D minor (or for 2 oboes & organ or for violin) BWV 1052
Harpsichord Concerto No. 3 in D major, BWV 1054
Harpsichord Concerto No. 6 in F major, BWV 1057
Harpsichord Concerto No. 5 in F minor (or for oboe or violin in G minor) BWV 1056
Harpsichord Concerto No. 7 in G minor, BWV 1058
Harpsichord Concerto No. 4 in A major (or for oboe d'amore) BWV 1055
Harpsichord Concerto No. 8 in D minor, BWV 1059
Concerto for 2 harpsichords & strings in C minor (or for oboe & violin in D minor), BWV 1060
Concerto for 2 harpsichords & strings in C major (or for 2 keyboards alone), BWV 1061
Concerto for 2 harpsichords & strings in C minor, BWV 1062
Concerto for 4 harpsichords & strings in A minor, BWV 1065
Italian Concerto for keyboard solo in F major, BWV 971
Concerto for 3 harpsichords & strings in C major (or for 3 violins in D major), BWV 1064
Fantasia and Fugue for keyboard in A minor, BWV 904
Concerto for 3 harpsichords & string in D minor, BWV 1063
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Virgin Classics
Catalog Number:561716
Year Released/Recorded:2001
Total Playing Time:4 cd's
3 hours+
Comments:Jan Hanford said:

I enjoyed this recording of the Harpsichord Concertos. There's nothing fabulous about it but there's nothing wrong with it. An excellent recording available at an excellent price.

Acknowledgements:From the collection of Jan Hanford.
Date First Submitted:09/06/2004