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8 thoughts on “ No. 17 In A-Flat Major, BWV 862 - Bach*, Angela Hewitt - The Well-Tempered Clavier (New 2008 Recording) (File, MP3) ”

  1. ‘Angela Hewitt’s Bach has long been a thing of wonder’ (The Daily Telegraph) ‘Everything is right, everything is natural – this is Bach on the piano of the highest quality imaginable’ (The Guardian) ‘I know of no musician whose Bach playing on any instrument is of greater subtlety, beauty of tone, persuasiveness of judgement or instrumental command than Hewitt's is here’ (BBC.
  2. No. 17 In A-Flat Major, BWV () Prelude: Fugue: No. 18 In G-Sharp Minor, BWV () Prelude: Bach*, Angela Hewitt - The Well-Tempered Clavier (New Recording 4/5(2).
  3. The Well-Tempered Clavier, BWV –, is a collection of two sets of preludes and fugues in all 24 major and minor keys, composed for solo keyboard by Johann Sebastian ratowyrmthekupetendispmensherdneho.coinfo Bach's time Clavier was a generic name indicating a variety of keyboard instruments, most typically a harpsichord or clavichord – but not excluding an organ.. The modern German spelling for the collection is Das.
  4. The French Suites, BWV –, are six suites which Johann Sebastian Bach wrote for the clavier (harpsichord or clavichord) between the years of and Although Suites Nos. 1 to 4 are typically dated to , it is possible that the first was written somewhat earlier. The suites were later given the name 'French' (first recorded usage by Friedrich Wilhelm Marpurg in ).
  5. Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1, BWV by Johann Sebastian Bach Performer: Angela Hewitt (Piano) Period: Baroque Written: ; Cöthen, Germany Date of Recording: Venue: Beethoven Hall, Hannover, Germany Length: Minutes 37 Secs.
  6. Any complete recording of Bach’s keyboard works will have the Well-Tempered Clavier as a central and essential element. This is not the earlier and highly successful /99 Hyperion cycle. As Angela Hewitt describes in the last few paragraphs of the booklet notes, this is the more recent recording made in towards the end of her ‘Bach.
  7. Sep 19,  · Angela Hewitt is one of the foremost living interpreters of Bach. Her world tour brings her to London's Wigmore Hall next week. She talks to Alan .

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