J.S. Bach
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Unaccompanied Cello Suites

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Ralph Kirshbaum
Instrumentation:Cello
Individual Works:Suite No. 1 in G, BWV 1007
Suite No. 2 in d minor, BWV 1008
Suite No. 3 in C, BWV 1009
Suite No. 4 in E flat, BWV 1010
Suite No. 5 in c minor, BWV 1011
Suite No. 6 in D, BWV 1012
Format:Unspecified
Record Label:Virgin Classics
Year Released/Recorded:1994
Comments: In some ways, I prefer Yo-Yo Ma's restrained, shimmering performance of the suites to Kirshbaum's.Yet his work has a marvelous vigor and strength which I also admire.
Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Sarah Trombley
Date First Submitted:11/14/1995
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