J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Violin Concertos

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Edvard Melkus
Accompaniment/Orchestra:Capella Academica Wien
Soloists:Edvard Melkus, violine, violine d`amore
Spiros Rantos, violine
Konrad Ragossnig, lute
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


Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Viola d`amore, Lute, Strings and Continuo in D minor RV540

Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Archiv Produktion
Catalog Number:427 114-2
Year Released/Recorded:1971
Total Playing Time:56'58
Comments:Stevan Kordic said:

Beautiful recording of violin concertos on authentic instruments. It`s ADD CD but sound is very pure and live. Tempo is sometimes (i.e. II movement of the A major concerto) fast but it doesn`t violate music.

Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Stevan Kordic
Date First Submitted:11/15/1996