J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Harpsichord Transcriptions: Suites & Partitas

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Dom.André Laberge
Individual Works:Suite (Partita) in C Minor, BWV 997
Suite for the Lautenwerk in E Minor BWV 996
Sonata in D Minor BWV 964 after the Sonata for Solo Violin BWV 1003
Chaconne in G Minor after the Ciaccona from the Partita for Solo Violin BWV 1004
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Analekta/Fleur de Lys
Catalog Number:FL 2 3006
Year Released/Recorded:1989
Comments:Jan Hanford:

I always enjoy hearing transcriptions and, in this case, movements from the violin sonatas and lute suites played on harpsichord. Crisp, lively, and compelling; I really enjoy this recording.

Acknowledgements:From the collection of Jan Hanford.
Date First Submitted:11/27/2003