J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Bach - The Great Preludes and Fugues, Vol. II

Main Performer
or Conductor:
E. Power Biggs
Instrumentation:Organ
Individual Works:Prelude & Fugue, Eb, "St Anne", BWV552
Prelude & Fugue, c, "Arnstadt", BWV549
Prelude & Fugue, C, BWV545
Prelude & Fugue, a, "Great", BWV543
Prelude & Fugue, D, "Great", BWV532
Fantasy & Fugue, g, "Great", BWV542
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:CBS
Catalog Number:MK 42648
Year Released/Recorded:1964-1971
Total Playing Time:62:18
Comments:Flentrop Organ in Harvard's Busch-Reisinger Museum. I find the pedalling is very occasionally spotty - fine for his "real" instrument, pedal harpsichord - but still much better than my own. 8)
Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Hume Smith
Date First Submitted:07/24/1997