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Landowska, Bach - The Well-Tempered Clavier - Book II album

Landowska, Bach - The Well-Tempered Clavier - Book II album Performer: Landowska
Title: The Well-Tempered Clavier - Book II
Style: Baroque
Country: USA & Canada
Size MP3: 1424 mb
Size FLAC: 1374 mb
Rating: 4.5
Format: AHX ASF APE DTS MP4 AC3 TTA

Recorded from July 1951 to March 1954 in Lakeville, Connecticut (BWV 870 to BWV 893) and 2nd May, 1946 in the Lotos Club, New York City (BWV 998). Special thanks to Mike Gray for discographic information. Total Playing Time: 3:12:54.

WTC 2: 24 Preludes & Fugues BWV 870-893. Wanda Landowska (Harpsichord). 5. Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier 1 & 2. WTC 2: 24 Preludes & Fugues BWV 870-893. Rosalyn Tureck (Piano). Bach: 14 Preludes and Fugues, Well-tempered Clavier, Book 2 (The Legacy of Maria Yudina Vol. 3). 1. WTC 2: Prelude & Fugue No. 1 in C major, BWV 870 2. 2 in C minor, BWV 871 3. 3 in C sharp major, BWV 872 4. 4 in C sharp minor, BWV 873 5. 5 in D major, BWV 874 6.

The Well-Tempered Clavier (24), collection of preludes & fugues, Book II, BWV 870-893 (BC L104-127). Prelude No. l in C Major, BWV 870. Wanda Landowska. 2. Fugue No. 3. ll in C Minor, BWV 871.

The Well-Tempered Clavier (Das Wohltemperierte Klavier), BWV 846–893, is a collection of solo keyboard music composed by Johann Sebastian Bach. He first gave the title to a book of preludes and fugues in all 24 major and minor keys, dated 1722, composed "for the profit and use of musical youth desirous of learning, and especially for the pastime of those already skilled in this study. Bach later compiled a second book of the same kind, dated 1742, but titled it only "Twenty-four Preludes and Fugues. The two works are now usually.

BACHTHE WELL-TEMPERED CLAVIER, Book 1 (BWV 846-869)KIMIKO ISHIZAKA, PIANO. The open well-tempered clavier. The Well-Tempered Clavier, with the notes, for those who truly love music. Ishizaka plays the 24 preludes and fugues with impeccable taste and technique. Donald Rosenberg, Gramophone Magazine. An essential musical masterpiece, full of joy, pain, and passion, . This new recording, and score, were made possible by Kimiko Ishizaka, MuseScore, and over 900 fans who supported the project.

This album has an average beat per minute of 112 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 94/144 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. BPM Profile The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book II. Album starts at 94BPM, ends at BPM (-94), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Johann Sebastian Bach.

Tracklist

Preludes And Fugues Nos. 1-8
1-1 Prelude I In C Major, BWV 870
1-2 Fugue I In C Major, BWV 870
1-3 Prelude II In C Minor, BWV 871
1-4 Fugue II In C Minor, BWV 871
1-5 Prelude III In C Sharp Minor, BWV 872
1-6 Fugue III In C Sharp Minor, BWV 872
1-7 Prelude IV In C Sharp Minor, BWV 873
1-8 Fugue IV In C Sharp Minor, BWV 873
1-9 Prelude V In D Major, BWV 874
1-10 Fugue V In D Major, BWV 874
1-11 Prelude VI In D Minor, BWV 875
1-12 Fugue VI In D Minor, BWV 875
1-13 Prelude VII In E Flat Major, BWV 876
1-14 Fugue VII In E Flat Major, BWV 876
1-15 Prelude VIII In D Sharp Minor, BWV 877
1-16 Fugue VIII In D Sharp Minor, BWV 877
Preludes And Fugues Nos. 9-16
2-1 Prelude IX In E Major, BWV 878
2-2 Fugue IX In E Major, BWV 878
2-3 Prelude X In E Minor, BWV 879
2-4 Fugue X In E Minor, BWV 879
2-5 Prelude XI In F Major, BWV 880
2-6 Fugue XI In F Major, BWV 880
2-7 Prelude XII In F Minor, BWV 881
2-8 Fugue XII In F Minor, BWV 881
2-9 Prelude XIII In F Sharp Major, BWV 882
2-10 Fugue XIII In F Sharp Major, BWV 882
2-11 Prelude XIV In F Sharp Minor, BWV 883
2-12 Fugue XIV In F Sharp Minor, BWV 883
2-13 Prelude XV In G Major, BWV 884
2-14 Prelude XV In G Major, BWV 884
2-15 Prelude XVI In G Minor, BWV 885
2-16 Fugue XVI In G Minor, BWV 885
Preludes And Fugues Nos. 17-24
3-1 Prelude XVII In A Flat Major, BWV 886
3-2 Fugue XVII In A Flat Major, BWV 886
3-3 Prelude XVIII In G Sharp Minor, BWV 887
3-4 Fugue XVIII In G Sharp Minor, BWV 887
3-5 Prelude XIX In A Major, BWV 888
3-6 Fugue XIX In A Major, BWV 888
3-7 Prelude XX In A Minor, BWV 889
3-8 Fugue XX In A Minor, BWV 889
3-9 Prelude XXI In B Flat Major, BWV 890
3-10 Prelude XXI In B Flat Major, BWV 890
3-11 Prelude XXII In B Flat Minor, BWV 891
3-12 Fugue XXII In B Flat Minor, BWV 891
3-13 Prelude XXIII In B Major, BWV 892
3-14 Fugue XXIII In B Major, BWV 892
3-15 Prelude XXIV In B Minor, BWV 893
3-16 Fugue XXIV In B Minor, BWV 893

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – BMG Music
  • Copyright (c) – BMG Music

Credits

  • Composed By – Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Harpsichord – Wanda Landowska
  • Remastered By [Engineer] – James Nichols
  • Remastered By [Supervisor] – Nathaniel S. Johnson

Notes

3 x CD set in "fatboy" double jewel-case with 24pp booklet.

Recorded June 1951 to March 1954 in Madame Landoska's home in Lakeville, Connecticut.

(C) 1988, BMG Music (P) 1988, BMG Music
Manufactured and distributed by BMG Music. Printed in USA

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 078635782523
  • Other (SPARS Code): ADD
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): 78252RC 2J 01
  • Mastering SID Code (Disc 1): IFPI L239
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 1): IFPI 4121
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): 78252RC2 2J 01 Y
  • Mastering SID Code (Disc 2): IFPI L239
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 2): IFPI 4158
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 3): 78252RC3 2J 01 Y
  • Mastering SID Code (Disc 3): IFPI L239
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 3): IFPI 4157

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
VCM-6204 Mono Wanda Landowska / J.S. Bach* Wanda Landowska / J.S. Bach* - The Well-Tempered Clavier Book II ‎(3xLP, Box) RCA Red Seal VCM-6204 Mono USA & Canada 1973
LMC 16338 J.S. Bach* - Wanda Landowska J.S. Bach* - Wanda Landowska - El Clave Bien Temperado, (Libro II) ‎(3xLP, Mono + Box) RCA Victor LMC 16338 Spain 1968
8.111061-63 J.S. Bach*, Wanda Landowska J.S. Bach*, Wanda Landowska - The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book II ‎(3xCD) Naxos Historical 8.111061-63 Europe 2006
GD87825 Wanda Landowska / J.S. Bach* Wanda Landowska / J.S. Bach* - The Well-Tempered Clavier Book II ‎(3xCD) RCA Gold Seal GD87825 Germany 1988
RL-42345-3 Wanda Landowska / J.S. Bach* Wanda Landowska / J.S. Bach* - El Clave Bien Temperado, Libro II ‎(3xLP, Box) RCA RL-42345-3 Spain 1977