J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Sonatas for Viola da gamba and Harpsichord

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Hille Perl
Soloists:Hille Perl (viola da gamba)
Lee Santana (lute)
Andrew Lawrence-King (harp)
Veronika Skuplik (violin)
Barbara Messmer (second viola da gamba)
Viola da Gamba
Individual Works:
Suite in D minor BWV 1011 / 995
Trio in A BWV 1025 (after Weiss)
Sonata in G minor BWV 1029
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Deutsche Harmonia Mundi
Year Released/Recorded:1999
Total Playing Time:65:00
Comments:Jan Hanford said:

A very different and rewarding approach to these works. Harpsichord accompaniment has been replaced by harp, lute and a second gamba. The result is lovely. Highly recommended.

Acknowledgements:From the collection of Jan Hanford.
Date First Submitted:09/06/2004