J.S. Bach

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Wilhelm Kempff plays Bach + transcriptions for piano

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Wilhelm Kempff
Individual Works:Transcriptions for piano of various Chorale-Preludes
French Suite #5, BWV816
English Suite #3, BWV808
12 preludes & fugues (extr.from the Well -Tempered Clavier)
Caprice BWV992
Toccata & Fugue BWV912
Record Label:Deutsche Grammophon
Catalog Number:439 672 2
Total Playing Time:CD1: 75'02
CD2: 74'29
Comments:also arr. from Gluck "OrphÚe & Euridice"
-Plainte d'OrphÚe
-Danse des ombres heureuses
Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Jacques Blin
Date First Submitted:02/24/1996