Annotation

Originally released in 1999 as a single disc under the title "Sonatas & Partitas, Volume 1". Released as disc 1 of a two volume set "Complete Sonatas & Partitas for Solo Violin" in 2002.

Annotation last modified on 2012-07-05 22:25 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1: CCS SEL 2498/I
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Violin Sonata No. 1 in G minor, BWV 1001: I. Adagio
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:43
2 Violin Sonata No. 1 in G minor, BWV 1001: II. Fuga
Johann Sebastian Bach 5:39
3 Violin Sonata No. 1 in G minor, BWV 1001: III. Siciliano
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:03
4 Violin Sonata No. 1 in G minor, BWV 1001: IV. Presto
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:51
5 Violin Partita No. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002: I. Allemanda
Johann Sebastian Bach 5:47
6 Violin Partita No. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002: II. Double
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:34
7 Violin Partita No. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002: III. Corrente
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:26
8 Violin Partita No. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002: IV. Double
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:44
9 Violin Partita No. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002: V. Sarabande
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:50
10 Violin Partita No. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002: VI. Double
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:33
11 Violin Partita No. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002: VII. Tempo di bourrée
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:41
12 Violin Partita No. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002: VIII. Double
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:04
13 Violin Partita No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: I. Allemanda
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:30
14 Violin Partita No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: II. Corrente
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:45
15 Violin Partita No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: III. Sarabanda
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:29
16 Violin Partita No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: IV. Giga
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:59
17 Violin Partita No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: V. Ciaccona
Johann Sebastian Bach 13:32
CD 2: CCS SEL 2498/II
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Violin Partita No. 3 in E major, BWV 1006: I. Preludio
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:39
2 Violin Partita No. 3 in E major, BWV 1006: II. Loure
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:12
3 Violin Partita No. 3 in E major, BWV 1006: III. Gavotte & Rondeau
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:43
4 Violin Partita No. 3 in E major, BWV 1006: IV. Menuet I & II
Johann Sebastian Bach 5:26
5 Violin Partita No. 3 in E major, BWV 1006: V. Bourrée
Johann Sebastian Bach 1:28
6 Violin Partita No. 3 in E major, BWV 1006: VI. Giga
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:14
7 Violin Sonata No. 2 in A minor, BWV 1003: I. Grave
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:56
8 Violin Sonata No. 2 in A minor, BWV 1003: II. Fuga
Johann Sebastian Bach 8:36
9 Violin Sonata No. 2 in A minor, BWV 1003: III. Andante
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:54
10 Violin Sonata No. 2 in A minor, BWV 1003: IV. Allegro
Johann Sebastian Bach 6:13
11 Violin Sonata No. 3 in C major, BWV 1005: I. Adagio
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:19
12 Violin Sonata No. 3 in C major, BWV 1005: II. Fuga
Johann Sebastian Bach 9:54
13 Violin Sonata No. 3 in C major, BWV 1005: III. Largo
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:20
14 Violin Sonata No. 3 in C major, BWV 1005: IV. Allegro assai
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:59

Credits

CD 1: CCS SEL 2498/I

violin:
Rachel Podger (1997-12 – 1998-04) (tracks 1–4, 6, 8, 10, 12–13, 15–17)
Rachel Podger (1997-12 – 1999-04) (tracks 5, 7, 9, 11, 14)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (– 1720) (tracks 5–12)
Johann Sebastian Bach (1717 – 1723) (tracks 13–17)
Johann Sebastian Bach (1720) (tracks 1–4)
editor:
C. Jared Sacks (classical producer/engineer) (tracks 1–17)
engineer:
C. Jared Sacks (classical producer/engineer) (tracks 1–17)
producer:
Jonathan Freeman-Attwood (tracks 1–17)
C. Jared Sacks (classical producer/engineer) (tracks 1–17)
recorded at:
Doopsgezinde kerk (Deventer) in Deventer, Overijssel, Netherlands (1997-12 – 1998-04) (tracks 1–17)
arrangements:
Bourrée from Partita no. 1 for Solo Violin, BWV 1002 (for piano, Saint-Säens) (track 11)
Chaconne for piano and violin (after chaconne BWV 1004, Schumann) (track 17)
Chaconne from Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004 (orchestrated by Casella) (track 17)
Chaconne from Partita, BWV 1004 (for organ, Messerer) (track 17)
Chaconne, BWV 1004, KiV B24 (for piano, Busoni) (track 17)
Ciaconna (ed. Prof. Helga Thoene) (track 17)
Five Studies, anh. Ia/1: 5. Chaconne by J. S. Bach (Brahms arr. for left hand of Partita BWV 1004) (track 17)
Sonata no. 1 in G minor for Violin Solo, BWV 1001: I. Adagio (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Sonata no. 1 in G minor for Violin Solo, BWV 1001: II. Fuga (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Sonata no. 1 in G minor for Violin Solo, BWV 1001: IV. Presto (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Violin Partita no. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002: I. Allemanda (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Violin Partita no. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002: II. Double (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Violin Partita no. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002: III. Corrente (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Violin Partita no. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002: V. Sarabande (catch-all for arrangements) (track 9)
Violin Partita no. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002: VI. Double (catch-all for arrangements) (track 10)
Violin Partita no. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002: VII. Tempo di Borea (catch-all for arrangements) (track 11)
Violin Partita no. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002: VIII. Double (catch-all for arrangements) (track 12)
Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: I. Allemande (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: II. Corrente (catch-all for arrangements) (track 14)
Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: III. Sarabanda (catch-all for arrangements) (track 15)
Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: IV. Giga (catch-all for arrangements) (track 16)
Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: V. Chaconne (catch-all for arrangements) (track 17)
Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: V. Chaconne (for piano solo, Siloti) (track 17)
is the basis for:
Fuge g-Moll nach BWV 1000 (original for lute) (track 2)
orchestrations:
Chaconne (arr. Mendelssohn, Milone) (track 17)
Chaconne from Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004 (Raff orchestration) (track 17)
Chaconne in D minor (Stokowski orchestration) (track 17)
Partita in D-minor, BWV 1004: Chaconne (Saito orchestration) (track 17)
Violin Partita no. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002: V. Sarabande (Stokowski orchestration) (track 9)
part of:
recording of:
Violin Partita no. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: IV. Giga (1997-12 – 1998-04) (track 16)

CD 2: CCS SEL 2498/II

violin:
Rachel Podger (1997-12 – 1999-04) (tracks 1–14)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (– 1720) (tracks 7–14)
Johann Sebastian Bach (1720) (tracks 1–4, 4–6)
editor:
C. Jared Sacks (classical producer/engineer) (tracks 1–14)
engineer:
C. Jared Sacks (classical producer/engineer) (tracks 1–14)
producer:
Jonathan Freeman-Attwood (tracks 1–14)
C. Jared Sacks (classical producer/engineer) (tracks 1–14)
arrangements:
Andante from Sonata no. 2 for Solo Violin, BWV 1003 (for piano, Saint-Säens) (track 9)
Fugue from Sonata no. 3 for Solo Violin, BWV 1005 (for piano, Saint-Säens) (track 12)
Gavotte from Partita no. 3 for Solo Violin, BWV 1006 (for piano, Saint-Säens) (track 3)
Largo from Sonata no. 3 for Solo Violin, BWV 1005 (for piano, Saint-Säens) (track 13)
Sonata no. 3 in C major, BWV 1005: I. Adagio (catch-all for arrangements) (track 11)
Sonata no. 3 in C major, BWV 1005: II. Fuga (catch-all for arrangements) (track 12)
Sonata no. 3 in C major, BWV 1005: III. Largo (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
Sonata no. 3 in C major, BWV 1005: IV. Allegro assai (catch-all for arrangements) (track 14)
Violin Partita no. 3 in E major, BWV 1006: I. Preludio (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Violin Partita no. 3 in E major, BWV 1006: II. Loure (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Violin Partita no. 3 in E major, BWV 1006: IV. Menuet I (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Violin Partita no. 3 in E major, BWV 1006: V. Menuet II (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Violin Partita no. 3 in E major, BWV 1006: VI. Bourrée (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Violin Partita no. 3 in E major, BWV 1006: VII. Gigue (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Violin Sonata no. 2 in A minor, BWV 1003: I. Grave (catch all for arrangements) (track 7)
Violin Sonata no. 2 in A minor, BWV 1003: II. Fuga (catch all for arrangements) (track 8)
Violin Sonata no. 2 in A minor, BWV 1003: III. Andante (catch-all for arrangements) (track 9)
Violin Sonata no. 2 in A minor, BWV 1003: IV. Allegro (catch all for arrangements) (track 10)
is the basis for:
Allegro (track 10)
orchestrations:
Gavotte en Rondeau (arr. Schumann, Milone) (track 3)
Violin Partita no. 3 in E major, BWV 1006: I. Preludio (Stokowski orchestration) (track 1)
Violin Partita no. 3 in E major, BWV 1006: I. Preludio (orchestrated by Pick-Mangiagalli) (track 1)
part of:
recording of:
Violin Sonata no. 2 in A minor, BWV 1003: I. Grave (1997-12 – 1999-04) (track 7)
Violin Sonata no. 2 in A minor, BWV 1003: II. Fuga (1997-12 – 1999-04) (track 8)
Violin Sonata no. 3 in C major, BWV 1005: I. Adagio (1997-12 – 1999-04) (track 11)
Violin Sonata no. 3 in C major, BWV 1005: II. Fuga (1997-12 – 1999-04) (track 12)
Violin Sonata no. 3 in C major, BWV 1005: III. Largo (1997-12 – 1999-04) (track 13)

Release

editor: C. Jared Sacks (classical producer/engineer)
engineer: C. Jared Sacks (classical producer/engineer)
liner notes: Rachel Podger
Clemens Romijn
photography: Marco Borggreve
producer: Jonathan Freeman-Attwood
C. Jared Sacks (classical producer/engineer)
ASIN: UK: B00006JQU1 [info]
US: B00006JQU1 [info]