J.S. Bach

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Chaconne - Bach Transcribed

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Gordon Fergus-Thompson
Individual Works:Chaconne from Partita for violin in D Minor
Sleeper's awake
Come now, Saviour of the Gentiles
Now be joyful all ye Christians
Lord, hear the voice
Prelude and Fugue in A Minor
In Dolce Jubilo
Jesu, Joy Of Man's Desiring
Sheep May Safely Graze
Suite from Partita for violin in E Major
Tocatta and Fugue in D minor
Record Label:ASV Digital
Catalog Number:CD DCA 759
Year Released/Recorded:1991
Comments:If you are a really big fan of Bach, then you'll delight these transcribed works. The transcriptions were done by Busoni, Liszt, and Rachmoninov, just to name a few. Even if you've heard these works in their original form, you'll rediscover them again in these arrangements for piano.
Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Richard Dedeyan
Date First Submitted:06/18/1996