Saturday, September 23, 2017

Johann Sebastian Bach - Violin and Voice (Hilary Hahn; Christine Schäfer; Matthias Goerne)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
  1. "Gebt mir meinen Jesum wieder" (St Matthew Passion)
  2. "Wann kommst du, mein Heil?" (Cantata BWV 140)
  3. "Ich bin vergnügt" (Cantata BWV 204)
  4. "Hier, in meines Vaters Stätte" (Cantata BWV 32)
  5. "Angenehmer Zephyrus" (Cantata BWV 205)
  6. Laudamus te (Mass in B minor)
  7. "Ja, ja, ich halte Jesum fest" (Cantata BWV 157)
  8. "Die Welt mit allen Königreichen" (Cantata BWV 59)
  9. "Ich bin vergnügt in meinem Leiden" (Cantata BWV 58)
  10. "Wenn Trost und Hülf' ermangeln muß" (Cantata BWV 117)
  11. "Welt, ade, ich bin dein müde" (Cantata BWV 158)
  12. Erbarme dich (St Matthew Passion)

Hilary Hahn, violin
Christine Schäfer, soprano
Matthias Goerne, baritone

Munich Chamber Orchestra
Alexander Liebreich, conductor

Date: 2010
Label: Deutsche Grammophon
http://www.deutschegrammophon.com/en/cat/4778092

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Johann Sebastian Bach - St. Matthew Passion (Otto Klemperer)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach

CD1:
  • (01-31) Matthäus-Passion, BWV 244: Part I (a)
CD2:
  • (01-04) Matthäus-Passion, BWV 244: Part I (b)
  • (05-27) Matthäus-Passion, BWV 244: Part II (a)
CD3:
  • (01-20) Matthäus-Passion, BWV 244: Part II (b)

Peter Pears; Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf; Christa Ludwig; Nikolai Gedda; Walter Berry
Wilfred Brown; John Carol Case; Geraint Evans; Otakar Kraus; Helen Watts

Boys of Hampstead Parish Church Choir
Philharmonia Chorus
Philharmonia Orchestra
Otto Klemperer, conductor

Date: 1962
Label: EMI


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Johann Sebastian Bach - Mass in B minor (Otto Klemperer)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach

CD1:
  • (01-03) Mass in B minor, BWV 232: I. Kyrie
  • (04-11) Mass in B minor, BWV 232: II. Gloria
CD2:
  • (01-09) Mass in B minor, BWV 232: III. Credo
  • (10-15) Mass in B minor, BWV 232: IV. Sanctus

Agnes Giebel, soprano
Janet Baker, mezzo-soprano
Nikolai Gedda, tenor
Hermann Prey, baritone
Franz Crass, bass

BBC Chorus
New Philharmonia Orchestra
Otto Klemperer, conductor

Date: 1967
Label: EMI


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Friday, September 22, 2017

Johann Sebastian Bach - The Art of Fugue (Angela Hewitt)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
  • (01-20) The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
  • (21) Wenn wir in höchsten Nöten sein "Vor deinen Thron tret ich hiermit", BWV 668a

Angela Hewitt, piano
Date: 2014
Label: Hyperion
http://www.hyperion-records.co.uk/dc.asp?dc=D_CDA67980

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Johann Sebastian Bach - The Art of Fugue (Reinhard Goebel)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
  • (01-22) Die Kunst der Fuge, BWV 1080

Musica Antiqua Köln
Reinhard Goebel, conductor

Date: 1984
Label: Deutsche Grammophon
http://www.deutschegrammophon.com/en/cat/4630272


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Johann Sebastian Bach - The Art of Fugue (Helmut Walcha)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach

CD1:
  • (01-19) The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
CD2:
  • (01) The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080: Fuga a 3 Soggetti (unfinished)
  • (02-03) Prelude and Fugue in C major, BWV 547
  • (04-06) Organ Sonata No. 1 in E-flat major, BWV 525
  • (07-09) Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C major, BWV 564
  • (10-12) Organ Sonata No. 6 in G major, BWV 530
  • (13-14) Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565

Helmut Walcha, organ
Date: 1956
Label: Deutsche Grammophon
http://www.deutschegrammophon.com/en/cat/4776508

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Johann Sebastian Bach - Musical Offering (Jordi Savall)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
  • (01-20) Musikalisches Opfer, BWV 1079

Le Concert des Nations
Jordi Savall, conductor

Date: 2000
Label: Alia Vox
https://www.alia-vox.com/en/catalogue/j-s-bach-lofrena-musical/


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Thursday, September 21, 2017

Johann Sebastian Bach - Orchestral Suites (Trevor Pinnock)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
  • (01-07) Orchestral Suite No. 1 in C major, BWV 1066
  • (08-14) Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067
  • (15-19) Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068
  • (20-24) Orchestral Suite No. 4 in D major, BWV 1069

The English Concert
Trevor Pinnock, conductor

Date: 1978 (1-19), 1979 (20-24)
Label: Deutsche Grammophon
http://www.deutschegrammophon.com/en/cat/4630132


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Johann Sebastian Bach - Keyboard Concertos Nos. 3, 5, 6 & 7 (Murray Perahia)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
  • (01-03) Keyboard Concerto No. 3 in D major, BMV 1054
  • (04-06) Keyboard Concerto No. 5 in F minor, BWV 1056
  • (07-09) Keyboard Concerto No. 6 in F major, BWV 1057
  • (10-12) Keyboard Concerto No. 7 in G minor, BWV 1058

Murray Perahia, piano & conductor
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields

Date: 2001
Label: Sony Classical

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Johann Sebastian Bach - Keyboard Concertos Nos. 1, 2 & 4 (Murray Perahia)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
  • (01-03) Keyboard Concerto No. 1 in D minor, BWV 1052
  • (04-06) Keyboard Concerto No. 2 in E major, BWV 1053
  • (07-09) Keyboard Concerto No. 4 in A major, BWV 1055

Murray Perahia, piano & conductor
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields

Date: 2000
Label: Sony Classical

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Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concertos (Trevor Pinnock, 2007)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach

CD1:
  • (01-04) Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F major, BWV 1046
  • (05-07) Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major, BWV 1048
  • (08-10) Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D major, BWV 1050
CD2:
  • (01-03) Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F major, BWV 1047
  • (04-06) Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G major, BWV 1049
  • (07-09) Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 in B-flat major, BWV 1051

European Brandenburg Ensemble
Trevor Pinnock, conductor

Date: 2007
Label: Avie
http://www.arkivmusic.com/classical/Name/European-Brandenburg-Ensemble/Ensemble/155363-4


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Johann Sebastian Bach - Violin Concertos (Julia Fischer)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
  • (01-03) Concerto for 2 violins, strings & continuo in D minor, BWV 1043
  • (04-06) Violin Concerto No. 1 in A minor, BWV 1041
  • (07-09) Violin Concerto No. 2 in E major, BWV 1042
  • (10-12) Concerto for violin, oboe & strings in D minor, BWV 1060

Julia Fischer, violin
Alexander Sitkovetsky, violn (1-3)
Andrey Rubtsov, oboe (10-12)
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields

Date: 2008
Label: Decca
http://www.deccaclassics.com/us/cat/4780650

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Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Johann Sebastian Bach - Cello Suites (Heinrich Schiff)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach

CD1:
  1. (01-06) Cello Suite No. 1 in G major, BWV 1007
  2. (07-12) Cello Suite No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1008
  3. (13-18) Cello Suite No. 3 in C major, BWV 1009
CD2:
  1. (01-06) Cello Suite No. 4 in E flat major, BWV 1010
  2. (07-12) Cello Suite No. 5 in C minor, BWV 1011
  3. (13-18) Cello Suite No. 6 in D major, BWV 1012

Heinrich Schiff, cello
Date: 1984
Label: EMI


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Johann Sebastian Bach - Sonatas & Partitas for Solo Violin (Hilary Hahn)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
  • (01-07) Partita No. 3 in E major, BWV 1006
  • (08-12) Partita No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004
  • (13-16) Sonata No. 3 in C major, BWV 1005

Hilary Hahn, violin
Date: 1997
Label: Sony Classical


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Johann Sebastian Bach - Sonatas & Partitas for Solo Violin (Nathan Milstein)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach

CD1:
  • (01-04) Sonata No. 1 in G minor, BWV 1001
  • (05-12) Partita No. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002
  • (13-16) Sonata No. 2 in A minor, BWV 1003
CD2:
  • (01-05) Partita No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004
  • (06-09) Sonata No. 3 in C major, BWV 1005
  • (10-16) Partita No. 3 in E major, BWV 1006

Nathan Milstein, violin
Date: 1973
Label: Deutsche Grammophon
http://www.deutschegrammophon.com/en/cat/4577012


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Johann Sebastian Bach - Sonatas & Partitas for Solo Violin (Arthur Grumiaux)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach

CD1:
  • (01-04) Sonata No. 1 in G minor, BWV 1001
  • (05-12) Partita No. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002
  • (13-16) Sonata No. 2 in A minor, BWV 1003
CD2:
  • (01-05) Partita No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004
  • (06-09) Sonata No. 3 in C major, BWV 1005
  • (10-15) Partita No. 3 in E major, BWV 1006

Arthur Grumiaux, violin
Date: 1961
Label: Philips
http://www.deccaclassics.com/us/cat/4387362


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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Johann Sebastian Bach - Goldberg Variations (Angela Hewitt, 2016)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
  • (01-32) Goldberg Variations 'Aria mit verschiedenen Veränderungen', BWV 988

Angela Hewitt, piano
Date: 2016
Label: Hyperion
http://www.hyperion-records.co.uk/dc.asp?dc=D_CDA68146

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Johann Sebastian Bach - Goldberg Variations (Murray Perahia)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
  • (01-32) Goldberg Variations, BWV 988

Murray Perahia, piano
Date: 2000
Label: Sony Classical

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Johann Sebastian Bach - Toccatas (Angela Hewitt)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
  1. Toccata in C minor, BWV 911
  2. Toccata in G major, BWV 916
  3. Toccata in F sharp minor, BWV 910
  4. Toccata in E minor, BWV 914
  5. Toccata in D minor, BWV 913
  6. Toccata in G minor, BWV 915
  7. Toccata in D major, BWV 912

Angela Hewitt, piano
Date: 2002
Label: Hyperion
http://www.hyperion-records.co.uk/dc.asp?dc=D_CDA67310

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Johann Sebastian Bach - Toccata; Partita No. 2; English Suite No. 2 (Martha Argerich)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
  • (01) Toccata in C minor, BWV 911
  • (02-07) Partita No. 2 in C minor, BWV 826
  • (08-13) English Suite No. 2 in A minor, BWV 807

Martha Argerich, piano
Date: 1979
Label: Deutsche Grammophon
http://www.deutschegrammophon.com/en/cat/4636042


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Monday, September 18, 2017

Johann Sebastian Bach - Well-Tempered Clavier II (Evgeni Koroliov)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach

CD1:
  • (01-24) The Well-Tempered Clavier II, BWV 870-881
CD2:
  • (01-24) The Well-Tempered Clavier II, BWV 882-893

Evgeni Koroliov, piano
Date: 2002
Label: Tacet


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Johann Sebastian Bach - Well-Tempered Clavier I (Evgeni Koroliov)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach

CD1:
  • (01-24) The Well-Tempered Clavier I, BWV 846-857
CD2:
  • (01-24) The Well-Tempered Clavier I, BWV 858-869

Evgeni Koroliov, piano
Date: 2000
Label: Tacet


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Johann Sebastian Bach - Well-Tempered Clavier (Sviatoslav Richter)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach

CD1:
  • (01-14) Das Wohltemperierte Klavier, Book I: Prelude & Fugue Nos. 1-14, BWV 846-859
CD2:
  • (01-10) Das Wohltemperierte Klavier, Book I: Prelude & Fugue Nos. 15-24, BWV 860-869
CD3:
  • (01-13) Das Wohltemperierte Klavier, Book II: Prelude & Fugue Nos. 1-13, BWV 870-882
CD4:
  • (01-11) Das Wohltemperierte Klavier, Book II: Prelude & Fugue Nos. 14-24, BWV 883-893

Sviatoslav Richter, piano
Date: 1970-1973
Label: RCA


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Sunday, September 17, 2017

Johann Sebastian Bach - French Overture; Italian Concerto (Evgeni Koroliov)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
  • (01-02) Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, BWV 903
  • (03-13) Overture in the French Manner in B minor, BWV 831
  • (14-16) Italian Concerto in F major, BWV 971
  • (17-20) 4 Duettos, BWV 802-805
  • (21-22) Fantasia and Fugue in C minor, BWV 906

Evgeni Koroliov, piano
Date: 2000
Label: Hänssler

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Johann Sebastian Bach - Partitas for Keyboard Nos. 1, 5 & 6 (Murray Perahia)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
  • (01-06) Partita No. 1 in B major, BWV 825
  • (07-13) Partita No. 5 in G major, BWV 829
  • (14-20) Partita No. 6 in E minor, BWV 830

Murray Perahia, piano
Date: 2009
Label: Sony Classical

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Johann Sebastian Bach - Partitas for Keyboard Nos. 2, 3 & 4 (Murray Perahia)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
  • (01-06) Partita No. 2 in C minor, BWV 826
  • (07-13) Partita No. 3 in A minor, BWV 827
  • (14-20) Partita No. 4 in D major, BWV 828

Murray Perahia, piano
Date: 2007
Label: Sony Classical

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Saturday, September 16, 2017

Johann Sebastian Bach - French Suites (Murray Perahia)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach

CD1:
  • (01-05) French Suite No. 1 in D minor, BWV 812
  • (06-11) French Suite No. 2 in C minor, BWV 813
  • (12-17) French Suite No. 3 in B minor, BWV 814
CD2:
  • (01-07) French Suite No. 4 in E flat major, BWV 815
  • (08-14) French Suite No. 5 in G major, BWV 816
  • (15-22) French Suite No. 6 in E major, BWV 817

Murray Perahia, piano
Date: 2016
Label: Deutsche Grammophon
http://deutschegrammophon.com/en/cat/4796565

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Johann Sebastian Bach - English Suites Nos. 2, 4 & 5 (Murray Perahia)

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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
  1. (01-07) English Suite No. 2 in A minor, BWV 807
  2. (08-14) English Suite No. 4 in G major, BWV 809
  3. (15-21) English Suite No. 5 in E minor, BWV 801

Murray Perahia, piano
Date: 1998
Label: Sony Classical

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Johann Sebastian Bach - English Suites Nos. 1, 3 & 6 (Murray Perahia)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
  • (01-08) English Suite No. 1 in A major, BWV 806
  • (09-15) English Suite No. 3 in G minor, BWV 808
  • (16-22) English Suite No. 6 in D minor, BWV 811

Murray Perahia, piano
Date: 1997
Label: Sony Classical

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Johann Sebastian Bach - French Suites (Angela Hewitt)


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Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach

CD1:
  • (01-04) Keyboard Sonata in D minor, BWV 964
  • (05-09) French Suite No. 1 in D minor, BWV 812
  • (10-15) French Suite No. 2 in C minor, BWV 813
  • (16-21) French Suite No. 3 in B minor, BWV 814
  • (22-27) 6 Preludes
CD2:
  • (01-12) 12 Preludes
  • (13-21) French Suite No. 4 in E flat major, BWV 815
  • (22-28) French Suite No. 5 in G major, BWV 816
  • (29-36) French Suite No. 6 in E major, BWV 817
  • (37-38) Prelude and Fugue in A minor, BWV 894

Angela Hewitt, piano
Date: 1995
Label: Hyperion
http://www.hyperion-records.co.uk/dc.asp?dc=D_CDA67121/2

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Friday, September 15, 2017

Johann Nepomuk Hummel - String Quartets (Delmé Quartet)


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Composer: Johann Nepomuk Hummel
  • (01-04) String Quartet in C major, Op. 30 No. 1
  • (05-08) String Quartet in G major, Op. 30 No. 2
  • (09-12) String Quartet in E flat major, Op. 30 No. 3

Delmé Quartet
Galina Solodchin, violin
John Trusler, violin
John Underwood, viola
Jonathan Williams, cello

Date: 1991
Label: Hyperion
http://www.hyperion-records.co.uk/dc.asp?dc=D_CDH55166

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Johann Nepomuk Hummel - Septets (Capricorn)


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Composer: Johann Nepomuk Hummel
  1. Piano Septet No. 1 in D minor, Op. 74: I. Allegro con spirito
  2. Piano Septet No. 1 in D minor, Op. 74: II. Menuetto o Scherzo: Allegro
  3. Piano Septet No. 1 in D minor, Op. 74: III. Andante con variazioni
  4. Piano Septet No. 1 in D minor, Op. 74: IV. Finale: Vivace
  5. Piano Septet No. 2 in C major, Op. 114 'Septet Militaire': I. Allegro con brio
  6. Piano Septet No. 2 in C major, Op. 114 'Septet Militaire': II. Adagio
  7. Piano Septet No. 2 in C major, Op. 114 'Septet Militaire': III. Menuetto: Allegro
  8. Piano Septet No. 2 in C major, Op. 114 'Septet Militaire': IV. Finale: Vivace

Capricorn
Ileana Ruhemann, flute (1-8)
Christopher O'Neal, oboe (1-4)
Anthony Lamb, clarinet (5-8)
Stephen Stirling, horn (1-4)
Paul Archibald, trumpet (5-8)
Lesley Hatfield, violin (5-8)
Norbert Blume, viola (1-4)
Timothy Mason, cello (1-8)
Enno Senft, double bass (1-8)
Catherine Edwards, piano (1-8)

Date: 1989
Label: Hyperion
http://www.hyperion-records.co.uk/dc.asp?dc=D_CDH55214

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Johann Nepomuk Hummel - Piano Trios (Trio Parnassus)


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Composer: Johann Nepomuk Hummel

CD1:
  • (01-03) Piano Trio No. 6 in E flat major, Op. 93
  • (04-06) Piano Trio No. 4 in G major, Op. 65
  • (07-09) Piano Trio No. 5 in E major, Op. 83
CD2:
  • (01-03) Piano Trio No. 1 in E flat major, Op. 12
  • (04-06) Piano Trio No. 2 in F major, Op. 22
  • (07-09) Piano Trio No. 3 in G major, Op. 35
  • (10-12) Piano Trio No. 7 in E-flat major, Op. 96

Trio Parnassus
Friedemann Rieger, piano
Wolf Dieter Streicher, violin
Michael Groß, cello

Date: 1989
Label: Musikproduktion Dabringhaus und Grimm


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Thursday, September 14, 2017

Johann Nepomuk Hummel - At the Opera (Madoka Inui)


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Composer: Johann Nepomuk Hummel
  • (01-05) Variations on Vivat Bacchus from Mozart's 'Die Entführung aus dem Serail', Op. 34 No. 3
  • (06-08) Variations on Theme from Gluck's 'Armide', Op. 57
  • (09) Quintuor des nègres from the ballet 'Paul et Virginie', Op. 41 (arr. for piano)
  • (10-12) Variations on the Aria 'Guide mes pas, o Providence' from Cherubini’s 'Les deux journées'
  • (13-17) Grand Fantasia on 'Oberons Zauberhorn', Op. 116 (version for piano)
  • (18-21) Variations on the March from Nicolò Isouard’s 'Cendrillon', Op. 40a
  • (22-27) Potpourri No. 1 from the opera 'Die Eselshaut', Op. 58

Madoka Inui, piano
Date: 2011
Label: Naxos
https://www.naxos.com/catalogue/item.asp?item_code=8.572736

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Johann Nepomuk Hummel - Fantasies (Madoka Inui)


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Composer: Johann Nepomuk Hummel
  • (01-05) Fantasie in G minor, Op. 123
  • (06-09) Fantasie in E flat major, Op. 18
  • (10) Rondo quasi una fantasia in E major, Op. 19
  • (11) 'La contemplazione' in A flat major (from Six Bagatelles, Op. 107)
  • (12-15) Fantasie 'Recollections of Paganini'
  • (16) Fantasina in C major on 'Non più andrai', Op. 124

Madoka Inui, piano
Date: 2005
Label: Naxos
https://www.naxos.com/catalogue/item.asp?item_code=8.557836

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