J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Cello Suites

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Jiri Barta
Individual Works:CD 1:
Suite No. 1 in G, BWV 1007
Suite No. 2 in d minor, BWV 1008
Suite No. 3 in C, BWV 1009

CD 2:
Suite No. 4 in E flat, BWV 1010
Suite No. 5 in c minor, BWV 1011
Suite No. 6 in D, BWV 1012

Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Supraphon
Catalog Number:SU 3241-2 131 and SU 3242-2 131
Year Released/Recorded:1995-1996
Total Playing Time:Vol.1: 57:05 - Vol 2: 74:39
Comments:Philippe Yared said:

Excellent recording with very clear articulation, very dancing, sometimes outrageously so. The recording is full of basses. In the prelude of the 4th suite, my speakers are pushed way below their lmits and all my living-room resonates.

Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Philippe Yared
Date First Submitted:04/12/1998