J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Glorious Baroque

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Enzo Marciano
Accompaniment/Orchestra:The New Symphony Orchestra
Soloists:Alex Grieve - horn
Jack Raines - horn
Judith Grieve - oboe
Individual Works:Bach-Toccata and Fugue in d minor BWV 565 (orchestration Enzo Marciano) Bach-Passacaglia BWV 582(orchestration Enzo Marciano) Bach-Prelude and Fugue in D Major BWV 532(orchestration Ottorino Respighi) Barsanti-Concerto grosso for two Horns in D Major. Vivaldi-Concerto Grosso for two Horns in F Major. Pergolesi-Concerto for Oboe.
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:STUDIO "M"
Catalog Number:NSO VOL.14
Year Released/Recorded:1988
Total Playing Time:61.20
Comments:John Borman said: This is the most exhilarating orchestral performance of Bachs music I ever heard. It is a live recording from the Melbourne Concert Hall.The CD also contains the Barsanti Double Horn Concerto(probably the only recording available,the rarely performed Vivaldi Double Horn Concerto and,a splendidly played,Pergolesi Oboe Concert.
Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • John Borman
Date First Submitted:10/04/2005