J.S. Bach

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Rostropovich plays Bach

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Mstislav Rostropovich
Accompaniment/Orchestra:String Orchestra, N. Anosov, conductor; Vladimir Yampolsky, piano.
Individual Works:Suite No. 2 in D Minor for Unaccompanied Cello, BWV 1008
Air from Suite No. 3 in D for Orchestra, BWV 1066
Suite No. 5 in C Minor for Unaccompanied Cello, BWV 1011
Adagio from Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C for Organ, BWV 564
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Vanguard Classics
Catalog Number:OVC 4083; originally released as VRS 6026
Year Released/Recorded:circa 1956
Total Playing Time:57:14
Comments:Revaz Ramazashvili said:

This is a recording made by young Rostropovich circa 1956. I hope you will enjoy it as much as I did.

Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Revaz Ramazashvili
Date First Submitted:05/23/1999