J.S. Bach
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Concerti for Harpsichord and Strings

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Pierre Hantai
Accompaniment/Orchestra:Le Concert Francais
Soloists:Marc Hantai (flute traversiere)
F. Fernandez & L. Otavio Santos & R.Terakado (violon)
S.Heyerick (alto)
H.Suzuki (violoncelle)
J.Munro (contrebasse)
Individual Works:Concerto for Harpsichord in D Major, BWV 1054
Concerto for Harpsichord in D Minor, BWV 1052
Triple Concerto for Harpsichord, Flute & Violin in A Minor, BWV 1044
Prelude & Fugue in B Major (BWV 892) BWV 892
Prelude & Fugue in F Major (BWV 880) BWV 880
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Astrée-Auvidis
Catalog Number:E 8523
Year Released/Recorded:1994
Total Playing Time:70'04
An excellent interpretation, perhaps the best, from a student of Gustav Leonhardt.
A brilliant recording of three concertos and two fugues. The members of Le Concert Francais use authentic baroque instruments and undoubtly know how to use them !
Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Slaoui Ismail
  • Shaul Lerman
Date First Submitted:03/30/1997
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