J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Violin Sonatas & Partitas vol. 2

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Christiane Edinger
Individual Works:Partita in D Minor, BWV 1004
Sonata in C Major, BWV 1005
Partita in E Major, BWV 1006
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Naxos
Catalog Number:8.550570
Year Released/Recorded:1991
Total Playing Time:76'12"
Comments:Francis Charlier said:

Edinger has found the perfect balance between passion and modesty. Her technique is brilliant and flawless. The Ciaconna is one of the slowest you've ever heard, but this great violinist plays with an uncommon sense of detail and solemnity. A masterpiece!

Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Francis Charlier
Date First Submitted:01/03/1999