Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Orchestral Suite no. 1, BWV 1066: I. Overture
Johann Sebastian Bach 6:40
2 Orchestral Suite no. 1, BWV 1066: II. Courante
Johann Sebastian Bach 1:17
3 Orchestral Suite no. 1, BWV 1066: III. Gavotte I & II
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:46
4 Orchestral Suite no. 1, BWV 1066: IV. Forlane
Johann Sebastian Bach 1:27
5 Orchestral Suite no. 1, BWV 1066: V. Menuet I & II
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:24
6 Orchestral Suite no. 1, BWV 1066: VI. Bourree I & II
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:35
7 Orchestral Suite no. 1, BWV 1066: VII. Passepied I & II
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:19
8 Orchestral Suite no. 2, BWV 1067: I. Grave-Allegro
Johann Sebastian Bach 8:09
9 Orchestral Suite no. 2, BWV 1067: II. Rondeau (Gavotte)
Johann Sebastian Bach 1:33
10 Orchestral Suite no. 2, BWV 1067: III. Sarabande
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:09
11 Orchestral Suite no. 2, BWV 1067: IV. Bourree I & II
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:08
12 Orchestral Suite no. 2, BWV 1067: V. Polonaise
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:29
13 Orchestral Suite no. 2, BWV 1067: VI. Menuet
Johann Sebastian Bach 1:21
14 Orchestral Suite no. 2, BWV 1067: VII. Badinerie
Johann Sebastian Bach 1:42
15 Orchestral Suite no. 3, BWV 1068: I. Overture
Johann Sebastian Bach 7:05
16 Orchestral Suite no. 3, BWV 1068: II. Air
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:45
17 Orchestral Suite no. 3, BWV 1068: III. Gavotte I & II
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:09
18 Orchestral Suite no. 3, BWV 1068: IV. Bourree
Johann Sebastian Bach 1:25
19 Orchestral Suite no. 3, BWV 1068: V. Gigue
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:09
20 Orchestral Suite no. 3, BWV 1068: II. Air
Johann Sebastian Bach / Gustav Mahler 3:36
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Orchestral Suite no. 4 in D major, BWV 1069: Ouverture
8:48
2 Orchestral Suite no. 4 in D major, BWV 1069: Bourree I & II
3:04
3 Orchestral Suite no. 4 in D major, BWV 1069: Gavotte
2:03
4 Orchestral Suite no. 4 in D major, BWV 1069: Minuet I & II
2:49
5 Orchestral Suite no. 4 in D major, BWV 1069: Rejouissance
2:35
6 Brandenburg Concerto no. 1, BWV 1046: Allegro
4:38
7 Brandenburg Concerto no. 1, BWV 1046: Adagio
4:50
8 Brandenburg Concerto no. 1, BWV 1046: Allegro
4:53
9 Brandenburg Concerto no. 1, BWV 1046: Menuet & Trio I - Polonaise & Trio II
7:49
10 Brandenburg Concerto no. 2, BWV 1047: Allegro
6:48
11 Brandenburg Concerto no. 2, BWV 1047: Andante
5:52
12 Brandenburg Concerto no. 2, BWV 1047: Allegro Assai
3:53
13 Brandenburg Concerto no. 3, BWV 1048: Allegro
7:19
14 Brandenburg Concerto no. 3, BWV 1048: Adagio-Allegro
3:23
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Brandenburg Concerto no. 4, BWV 1049: I. Allegro
6:43
2 Brandenburg Concerto no. 4, BWV 1049: II. Andante
4:07
3 Brandenburg Concerto no. 4, BWV 1049: III. Presto
4:54
4 Brandenburg Concerto no. 5, BWV 1050: I. Allegro
11:24
5 Brandenburg Concerto no. 5, BWV 1050: II. Adagio ma non tanto
6:16
6 Brandenburg Concerto no. 5, BWV 1050: III. Allegro
5:30
7 Brandenburg Concerto no. 6, BWV 1051: I. Allegro
7:09
8 Brandenburg Concerto no. 6, BWV 1051: II. Adagio ma non tanto
6:02
9 Brandenburg Concerto no. 6, BWV 1051: III. Allegro
5:34

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 1–15, 17–20)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1730) (track 16)
conductor:
Willem Mengelberg (1929-01-16) (track 20)
Willem Mengelberg (1931-06-02) (tracks 8–14)
Felix Weingartner (conductor) (1939-05-11) (tracks 15–19)
instruments:
Adolf Busch Chamber Players (1936-10-28) (tracks 1–7)
orchestra:
Amsterdam Concertgebouw Orchestra (1931-06-02) (tracks 8–14)
Paris Conservatoire Orchestra (1939-05-11) (tracks 15–19)
orchestrator:
Gustav Mahler (composer) (track 20)
recorded at:
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1929-01-16) (track 20)
Concertgebouw (Amsterdam) in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands, Kingdom of the Netherlands (1931-06-02) (tracks 8–14)
Studio Albert in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1939-05-11) (tracks 15–19)
arrangements:
Air de J.S. Bach (Suite in D) (for organ, Jongen) (track 16)
Air in D, BWV 1068 (arr. Heimer Sjöblom for organ) (track 16)
Air on a G String (Guitar + modern ensemble arr. Myers) (track 16)
Air on the G String (for violin & piano, arr. Wilhelmj) (track 16)
Air on the G String (for cello and orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 16)
Orchestersuite Nr. 1 C-Dur, BWV 1066: I. Ouverture (catch all for arrangements) (track 1)
Orchestersuite Nr. 1 C-Dur, BWV 1066: I. Ouverture (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 1)
Orchestersuite Nr. 1 C-Dur, BWV 1066: II. Courante (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 2)
Orchestersuite Nr. 1 C-Dur, BWV 1066: II. Courante (catch all for arrangements) (track 2)
Orchestersuite Nr. 1 C-Dur, BWV 1066: III. Gavotte (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 3)
Orchestersuite Nr. 1 C-Dur, BWV 1066: IV. Forlane (catch all for arrangements) (track 4)
Orchestersuite Nr. 1 C-Dur, BWV 1066: IV. Forlane (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 4)
Orchestersuite Nr. 1 C-Dur, BWV 1066: V. Menuet (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 5)
Orchestersuite Nr. 1 C-Dur, BWV 1066: V. Menuet I / Menuet II (catch all for arrangements) (track 5)
Orchestersuite Nr. 1 C-Dur, BWV 1066: VI. Bourrée (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 6)
Orchestersuite Nr. 1 C-Dur, BWV 1066: VII. Passepied (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 7)
Orchestersuite Nr. 2 h-Moll, BWV 1067: I. Ouverture (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 8)
Orchestersuite Nr. 2 h-Moll, BWV 1067: II. Rondeau (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 9)
Orchestersuite Nr. 2 h-Moll, BWV 1067: III. Sarabande (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 10)
Orchestersuite Nr. 2 h-Moll, BWV 1067: IV. Bourrée (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 11)
Orchestersuite Nr. 2 h-Moll, BWV 1067: IV. Bourrée I & II (catch-all for arrangements) (track 11)
Orchestersuite Nr. 2 h-Moll, BWV 1067: V. Polonaise (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 12)
Orchestersuite Nr. 2 h-Moll, BWV 1067: VI. Menuet (catch all for arrangements) (track 13)
Orchestersuite Nr. 2 h-Moll, BWV 1067: VI. Menuet (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 13)
Orchestersuite Nr. 2 h-Moll, BWV 1067: VII. Badinerie (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 14)
Orchestersuite Nr. 2 h-Moll, BWV 1067: VII. Badinerie (catch-all for arrangements) (track 14)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: I. Ouverture (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 15)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: I. Ouverture (catch all for arrangements) (track 15)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for violin and piano, arr. Windsperger) (track 16)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for piano, Siloti) (track 16)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (catch-all for unknown versions/arrangements) (track 16)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 16)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: III. Gavotte (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 17)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: III. Gavotte I & II (Catch-all for unknown arrangements) (track 17)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: IV. Bourrée (catch all for arrangements) (track 18)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: IV. Bourrée (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 18)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: V. Gigue (catch all for arrangements) (track 19)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: V. Gigue (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 19)
Orchestersuite no. 3 D-dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (arr. Nigel Kennedy, John Lenehan) (track 16)
Solo Amore (track 16)
is the basis for:
Bach Aire (track 16)
Peace Planet (track 14)
Sweetest Love (track 16)
orchestration of:
orchestrations:
Aria from Overture no. 3, BWV 1068 ("Air on the G-string", Stokowski orchestration) (track 16)
part of:
Suite from Orchestral Works of Bach (orch. Mahler) (track 20)
recording of:
Orchestral Suite no. 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air (orch. Mahler) (1929-01-16) (track 20)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Bach (tracks 11, 14, 17)
Hooked on Romance (track 16)

CD 2

violin:
Szymon Goldberg (violinist and conductor) (tracks 6–9)
oboe:
Gustav Kern (tracks 6–9)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 1–14, 14)
conductor:
Alois Melichar (tracks 6–9)
Leopold Stokowski (conductor) (1928-09-27 – 1928-09-29) (tracks 10–12)
Wilhelm Furtwängler (conductor) (1930) (tracks 13–14)
Serge Koussevitzky (1946-08-14) (tracks 1–5)
orchestra:
The Philadelphia Orchestra (1928-09-27 – 1928-09-29) (tracks 10–12)
Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra (1930) (tracks 13–14)
Boston Symphony Orchestra (1946-08-14) (tracks 1–5)
recorded at:
Academy of Music in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States (1928-09-27 – 1928-09-29) (tracks 10–12)
Hochschule für Musik in Berlin, Germany (1930) (tracks 13–14)
Tanglewood Music Shed in Lenox, Massachusetts, United States (1946-08-14) (tracks 1–5)
arrangements:
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 1 F-Dur, BWV 1046: II. Adagio (catch all for arrangements) (track 7)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 2 F-Dur, BWV 1047: I. (Allegro) (catch-all for arrangements) (track 10)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 2 F-Dur, BWV 1047: II. Andante (catch-all for arrangements) (track 11)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 3 G-Dur, BWV 1048: I. (for piano, Friedman) (track 13)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 3 G-Dur, BWV 1048: I. (Allegro) (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 3 G-Dur, BWV 1048: I. Allegro (for piano four hands, Reger) (track 13)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 3 G-Dur, BWV 1048: II. Adagio (for piano four hands, Reger) (track 14)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 3 G-Dur, BWV 1048: II. Adagio (catchall for unknown versions) (track 14)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 3 G-Dur, BWV 1048: III. Allegro (catch-all for arrangements) (track 14)
Orchestersuite Nr. 4 D-Dur, BWV 1069: I. Ouverture (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 1)
Orchestersuite Nr. 4 D-Dur, BWV 1069: II. Bourrée (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 2)
Orchestersuite Nr. 4 D-Dur, BWV 1069: III. Gavotte (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 3)
Orchestersuite Nr. 4 D-Dur, BWV 1069: IV. Menuet (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 4)
Orchestersuite Nr. 4 D-Dur, BWV 1069: V. Réjouissance (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 5)
Orchestersuite Nr. 4 D-Dur, BWV 1069: V. Réjouissance (catch all for arrangements) (track 5)
is the basis for:
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 3 G-Dur, BWV 1048: II. Adagio (catch-all for longer versions (i.e. not just the original one-measure cadence)) (track 14)
part of:
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 3 G-Dur, BWV 1048 (movement) (tracks 13–14, 14)
recording of:
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 2 F-Dur, BWV 1047: I. (Allegro) (1928-09-27 – 1928-09-29) (track 10)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 2 F-Dur, BWV 1047: II. Andante (1928-09-27 – 1928-09-29) (track 11)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 3 G-Dur, BWV 1048: II. Adagio (original 1-measure, ~15s Bach part) (1930) (track 14)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Bach (tracks 10, 13)

CD 3

recorded in:
Paris, Île-de-France, France (1933-05-29) (tracks 1–3)
New York, New York, United States (1949-10-27) (tracks 7–9)
violin:
Gabriel Bourdon (1933-05-29) (tracks 1–3)
Adolf Busch (1935-10) (tracks 4–6)
viola:
Nicholas Bird (violist) (1949-10-27) (tracks 7–9)
William Lincer (1949-10-27) (tracks 7–9)
flute:
Monsieur Cortet (flutist (first name unspecified)) (1933-05-29) (tracks 1–3)
Monsieur Marceau (flutist (first name unspecified)) (1933-05-29) (tracks 1–3)
Marcel Moyse (1935-10) (tracks 4–6)
piano:
Rudolf Serkin (pianist) (1935-10) (tracks 4–6)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 1–9)
conductor:
Alfred Cortot (1933-05-29) (tracks 1–3)
Fritz Reiner (conductor) (1949-10-27) (tracks 7–9)
instruments:
Adolf Busch Chamber Players (1935-10) (tracks 4–6)
orchestra:
Chamber Orchestra (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1949-10-27) (tracks 7–9)
recorded at:
arrangements:
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 4 G-Dur, BWV 1049: I. Allegro (catch all for arrangements) (track 1)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 4 G-Dur, BWV 1049: II. Andante (catch all for arrangements) (track 2)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 4 G-Dur, BWV 1049: III. Presto (catch all for arrangements) (track 3)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 5 D-Dur, BWV 1050: I. Allegro (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 5 D-Dur, BWV 1050: III. Allegro (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 6 B-Dur, BWV 1051: I. (Allegro) (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 6 B-Dur, BWV 1051: III. Allegro (catch-all for arrangements) (track 9)
part of:
recording of:
version of: