J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Violin Concertos

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Gidon Kremer
Accompaniment/Orchestra:Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Soloists:Gidon Kremer (violin)
Heinz Holliger (oboe)
Individual Works:Violin concerto no.1 in A minor, BWV 1041
Violin concerto no. 2 in E major, BWV 1042
Concerto for 2 violins in D minor, BWV 1043
Concerto in C minor for violin, oboe, strings & continuo, BWV 1060
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Philips
Catalog Number:434 730-2
Year Released/Recorded:1983
Total Playing Time:55'53"
Comments:Thom Washington said:

A surprising jewel for the retail price. A small set however, the sound is quite rich. My favorite of all-time BWV 1060, is played the sweetest that I have ever heard. Truly a best buy at around $9.99

Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Thom Washington
Date First Submitted:01/08/1997