J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Well-Tempered Clavier, Books 1 and 2

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Rosalyn Tureck
Instrumentation:Piano
Individual Works:Preludes and Fugues 1-24 in the Well-Tempered Clavier Books 1 & 2, BWV 846-893
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Deutsche Grammophon
Catalog Number:463 305-2
Year Released/Recorded:1953
Total Playing Time:Disc 1: 74:23
Disc 2: 78:14
Disc 3: 69:46
Disc 4: 74:06
Comments:Jeff Requadt said:

I did not see this album on your website. This may not be the best recording ever made, but it is certainly an excellent one. Shows great control and mastery of the work. Recorded in mono.

Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Jeff Requadt
Date First Submitted:05/06/2001