J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Orchestral Suites

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Philip Ledger
Accompaniment/Orchestra:The English Chamber Orchestra
Instrumentation:Orchestra
Individual Works:Orchestral Suite No.1, 2 & 3
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Virgo
Catalog Number:VJ 91452-2
Year Released/Recorded:1988
Total Playing Time:62:39
Comments:I'm sorry, it's just brilliant. I first heard these pieces from a recording of 1952 (don't remember the performers) which belonged to my father, and he used to play it on sundays (yes 40 years ago). This one's great, clear and subtle !
Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Cor Knops
Date First Submitted:01/05/1997