Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Four Seasons, Concerto No.1 in E (Spring), Allegro
Vivaldi 3:25
2 The Four Seasons, Concerto No.1 in E (Spring), Largo
Vivaldi 2:52
3 The Four Seasons, Concerto No.1 in E (Spring), Allegro
Vivaldi 4:03
4 The Four Seasons, Concerto No.2 in G Minor (Summer), Allegro non molto
Vivaldi 5:17
5 The Four Seasons, Concerto No.2 in G Minor (Summer), Adagio
Vivaldi 2:10
6 The Four Seasons, Concerto No.2 in G Minor (Summer), Presto
Vivaldi 2:45
7 The Four Seasons, Concerto No.3 in F (Autumn), Allegro
Vivaldi 4:36
8 The Four Seasons, Concerto No.3 in F (Autumn), Adagio molto
Vivaldi 2:43
9 The Four Seasons, Concerto No.3 in F (Autumn), Allegro
Vivaldi 3:20
10 The Four Seasons, Concerto No.4 in F Minor (Winter), Allegro non molto
Vivaldi 3:20
11 The Four Seasons, Concerto No.4 in F Minor (Winter), Largo
Vivaldi 2:11
12 The Four Seasons, Concerto No.4 in F Minor (Winter), Allegro
Vivaldi 3:15
13 Brandenburg Concerto No.2 in F, BWV 1047, Allegro moderato
J.S. Bach 5:20
14 Brandenburg Concerto No.2 in F, BWV 1047, Andante
J.S. Bach 3:54
15 Brandenburg Concerto No.2 in F, BWV 1047, Allegro assai
J.S. Bach 3:07
16 Water Music (excerpts), (Allegro)
Handel 1:38
17 Water Music (excerpts), (Hornpipe)
Handel 4:08
18 Handel / Water Music (excerpts), (Menuet)
Handel 2:40
19 Water Music (excerpts), Bourree
Handel 2:39
20 Water Music (excerpts), Lentement (Loure)
Handel 2:00
21 Water Music (excerpts), Air (Bourree)
Handel 0:32
22 Water Music (excerpts), (Menuet)
Handel 1:06
23 Water Music (excerpts), (Air)
Handel 0:52
24 Water Music (excerpts), Gigue I
Handel 0:31
25 Water Music (excerpts), Gigue II
Handel 0:58
26 Water Music (excerpts), Coro
Handel 0:56
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Toccata and Fugue in D Minor, BWV 565
J.S. Bach 8:23
2 Mass in B Minor, BWV 232 (excerpts), Gloria
J.S. Bach 6:39
3 Mass in B Minor, BWV 232 (excerpts), Laudamus te
J.S. Bach 4:07
4 Mass in B Minor, BWV 232 (excerpts), Quoniam tu solus sanctus
J.S. Bach 5:15
5 Mass in B Minor, BWV 232 (excerpts), Cum sancto spiritu
J.S. Bach 4:16
6 Mass in B Minor, BWV 232 (excerpts), Patrem omnipotentem
J.S. Bach 2:05
7 Mass in B Minor, BWV 232 (excerpts), Et in unum Dominum
J.S. Bach 5:06
8 Mass in B Minor, BWV 232 (excerpts), Et incarnatus est
J.S. Bach 2:59
9 Mass in B Minor, BWV 232 (excerpts), Crucifixus
J.S. Bach 3:33
10 Mass in B Minor, BWV 232 (excerpts), Et resurrexit
J.S. Bach 4:36
11 Organ Concerto in B Flat, Op 4, No.6, Andante-Allegro
Handel 5:24
12 Organ Concerto in B Flat, Op 4, No.6, Larghetto
Handel 3:27
13 Organ Concerto in B Flat, Op 4, No.6, Allegro moderato
Handel 2:52
14 Messiah (excerpts), And the Glory of the Lord
Handel 2:31
15 Messiah (excerpts), O thou that tellest good tidings to Zion
Handel 6:17
16 Messiah (excerpts), And suddenly there was with the angel
Handel 0:28
17 Messiah (excerpts), Glory to God
Handel 1:58
18 Messiah (excerpts), Hallelujah Chorus
Handel 3:40

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Alison Bury (1983) (tracks 13–15)
oboe:
Ku Ebbinge (1983) (tracks 13–15)
trumpet:
Crispian Steele‐Perkins (1983) (tracks 13–15)
recorder:
Ricardo Kanji (1983) (tracks 13–15)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 13–15)
conductor:
Nikolaus Harnoncourt (tracks 16–26)
Ton Koopman (conductor, organist and harpsichordist) (1983) (tracks 13–15)
orchestra:
Concentus Musicus Wien (tracks 16–26)
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra (1983) (tracks 13–15)
recorded at:
Waalse Kerk in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (1983) (tracks 13–15)
arrangements:
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 2 F-Dur, BWV 1047: I. (Allegro) (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 2 F-Dur, BWV 1047: II. Andante (catch-all for arrangements) (track 14)
part of:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Bach (track 13)

CD 2

composed in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1747 – 1749) (tracks 2, 2–10)
organ:
Ton Koopman (conductor, organist and harpsichordist) (tracks 11–13)
Marie‐Claire Alain (1970) (track 1)
bass vocals:
Robert Holl (1986-04) (track 4)
choir vocals:
Stockholms kammarkör (Stockholm Chamber Choir) (tracks 14–15, 17–18)
Arnold Schönberg Chor (1986-04) (tracks 2, 5–6, 8–10)
chorus master:
Erwin Ortner (1986-04) (tracks 2, 5–6, 8–10)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 1–2, 2–10)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (tracks 15–16)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1741) (tracks 14, 17–18)
conductor:
Nikolaus Harnoncourt (tracks 14–18)
Ton Koopman (conductor, organist and harpsichordist) (tracks 11–13)
Nikolaus Harnoncourt (1986-04) (tracks 2–10)
contralto vocals:
Jadwiga Rappé (1986-04) (track 7)
engineer:
Yolanta Skura (track 1)
orchestra:
Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra (tracks 11–13)
Concentus Musicus Wien (tracks 14–18)
Concentus Musicus Wien (1986-04) (tracks 2–10)
solo alto vocals:
Marjana Lipovšek (track 15)
solo soprano vocals:
Elizabeth Gale (track 16)
soprano vocals:
Angela Maria Blasi (soprano) (1986-04) (track 7)
Delores Ziegler (1986-04) (track 3)
recorded at:
part of:
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 565) (track 1)
arrangements:
Toccata and Fugue in D minor (arr. Mike Batt) (track 1)
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565 (for solo piano, Cortot) (track 1)
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565 (for band, Leidzén) (track 1)
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565 (for piano, Friedman) (track 1)
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565 (for piano, Grainger) (track 1)
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565 (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 1)
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565 (for piano, Tausig) (track 1)
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565 (for piano solo, Reger) (track 1)
Toccata und Fugue d-Moll, BWV 565, BV B 29 no. 2 (Busoni piano arrangement) (track 1)
h-Moll-Messe, BWV 232: I. Missa: XI. Quoniam tu solus Sanctus (catch all for arrangements) (track 4)
is based on:
is the basis for:
The Real Thing (track 1)
Toccata (track 1)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
orchestrations:
Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 (arr. S. Skrowaczewski) (track 1)
Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 (Stokowski orchestration) (track 1)
Toccata und Fuge d-Moll, BWV 565 (orchestrated by H. Wood) (track 1)
part of:
Messiah, HWV 56: Part I (tracks 14–17)
h-Moll-Messe, BWV 232 (tracks 2, 2–10)
parts:
recording of:
referred to in medleys: