J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Notebook for Anna Magdalena Bach (selections)

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Gustav Leonhardt
Accompaniment/Orchestra:Tolzer Knabenchor
Soloists:Elly Ameling, Soprano
Hans-Martin Linde, Baritone
Gustav Leonhardt, Harpsichord
Johannes Koch, Viola
Angelica May, Cello
Rudolf Ewerhart, Organ
Instrumentation:Viola da Gamba
Individual Works:Polonaise in G Minor, BWV Anh. 119
Marche in E flat Major, BWV Anh. 127
Menuet in G Major, BWV 114/115
"Willst du dein Herz mire schenken", BWV 518
Rondeau in B flat Major (from Couperin), BWV Anh. 183
"Bist du bei mir", BWV 508
Aria fur Clavier in G Major, BWV 988, 1
"So oft ich meine Tobackspfeife", BWV 515a
Marche in G Major (C.P.E. Bach), BWV Anh. 124
Allemande in D Minor, BWV 812, 1
"Dir, dir, Jehova, will ich singen", BWV 299
Praeludium in C Major, BWV 846, 1
Menuet in G Major, BWV Anh. 116
Marche in D Major (C.P.E. Bach), BWV Anh. 122
Musette in D Major, BWV Anh. 126
Rezitativ: "Ich hab genug" and Aria: Schlummert ein ihr matten Augen, BWV 82, 2 & 3
Chorale arrangement: Wer nur den lieben Gott laßt walten, BWV 691
"O Ewigkeit, du Donnerwort", BWV 513
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Deutsche Harmonia Mundi
Catalog Number:77150-2-RG
Year Released/Recorded:1990/1966
Total Playing Time:45:00
Comments:Jan Hanford said:

Complete recordings of the Notebook are hard to come by. This is an excellent "excerpt." So many wonderful and well-known melodies. I played many of these pieces while studying the piano as a child and they are just wonderful

Acknowledgements:From the collection of Jan Hanford.
Date First Submitted:10/16/1995