J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Bach on the Pedal Harpsichord

Main Performer
or Conductor:
E. Power Biggs
Instrumentation:Pedal Harpsichord
Individual Works:Passacaglia and Fuge in C minor, BWV 582
Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565
Fantasy and Fugue in G minor ("The Great"), BWV 542
Prelude in D minor, BWV 539
Prelude and Fugue in G major ("The Great"), BWV 541
Record Label:Columbia
Year Released/Recorded:1966
Comments:Biggs plays standard organ repertoire on a Challis pedal harpsichord, of the type which may have been chan's home practice harpsichord.
Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • David Dodd
Date First Submitted:05/20/1995