J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 2

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Edward Aldwell
Instrumentation:Piano
Individual Works:24 Preludes and Fugues, BWV 870-893
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Nonesuch
Catalog Number:9 79200-2
Year Released/Recorded:1989
Comments:Interpretations of extraordinary clarity and beauty. Aldwell's thorough knowledge of the structure of this music is manifest in these performances. Not to be missed. WTC Book 1 is also available.
Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Lawrence Molinaro
Date First Submitted:08/27/1995