J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Well-Tempered Clavier, Books 1 and 2

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Colin Tilney
Soloists:Clavichord (Bk 1)
Instrumentation:Harpsichord
Clavichord
Individual Works:Complete Preludes and Fugues
BWV 846 - BWV 893
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Hyperion
Catalog Number:CDA 66351/4
Year Released/Recorded:1988/89
Total Playing Time:304'25
Comments:Antony Skipper said:

Bk 1 on clavichord gives an intimacy to the music beyond the usual harpsichord versions. Tilney really does make the music sing, on both instruments.

Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Antony Skipper
Date First Submitted:05/10/1998