J.S. Bach
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French Suites

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Davitt Moroney
Instrumentation:Harpsichord
Individual Works:Suite #1 in D Minor, BWV 812
Suite #2 in C Minor, BWV 813
Suite #3 in B Minor, BWV 814
Suite #4 in E-Flat Major, BWV 815
Suite #5 in G Major, BWV 816
Suite #6 in E Major, BWV 817

Suite BWV 818a
Suite BWV 819a

Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Virgin Veritas
Catalog Number:61653
Comments:Rich Rosenwald said:

Wonderful playing of the French Suites, and finally re-issued at budget price. I couldn't get a hold of Hogwood's set, which is the only other French Suite disc to include BWV 818 and 819a. I love the playing. The Anglaise from Suite in B minor is good and interesting. I liked Suites 5 and 6 as well.

Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Rich Rosenwald
Date First Submitted:04/15/2000
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