1755 Silbermann organ at Hofkirche, Dresden, Germany
1755 Silbermann organ at Hofkirche, Dresden, Germany

Bach’s Scores? #0810

…music beyond the standard repertoire, some of it recently discovered, some of questionable authenticity, but all sounding splendid on an international collection of ‘Bach’s Royal Instruments’.

Part 1

J.S. BACH: Toccata in D, S. 912a –Jean-Claude Zehnder (1746 Hildebrandt/St. Wenzel Church, Naumberg, Germany) Motette CD MOT 13241

ANTONIO VIVALDI-J.S. BACH: Concerto in d, S. 596 –Maija Lehtonen (1993 Porthan/Nurmijärvi Church, Finland) Fuga 9156

Part 2

J.S. BACH: Chorale-prelude, Gottes Sohn ist kommen, S. 703; Little Prelude Number 5 in C, S. 943; Chorale prelude, Jesu meine Zuversicht, S. 728 –Douglas Lawrence (1824 Cera Bamboo organ/Parish Church, Las Piñas, Philippines) Move Digital 3136

J.S. BACH: Fugue in d, S. 948 –Bjørn Andor Drage (1865 Eriksen/Parish Church, Gildeskål, Sweden) Euridice CD-008

TRADITIONAL: Waltz after Vilhelm Hedlund. J.S. BACH: Menuet, from French Suite in d, S. 812; J.S. BACH: Badinerie, from Orchestral Suite Number 2 in b, S. 1067 –Lisa Rydberg, violin; Gunnar Idenstam (pump organ) Gazell CD-1092

J.S. BACH: Fantasia & Imitatio in b, S. 563 –Benjamin Alard (1999 Mahler/Église Saint-Etienne de Baigorry, France) Editions Hortus CD-045

J.S. BACH (transcribed by Alexandre Guilmant): Sinfonia to Cantata Number 29, Wir danken DirOlivier Vernet (2002 Cattiaux/Tulle Cathedral, France) Ligia Digital 0104182

Part 3

J.S. BACH: 3 Chorale-preludes: Jesu, meine Freude, BWV Anhang II 59; Vater unser im Himmelreich, S. 762; Was Gott tut, das ist wohlgetan, BWV Anhang II 67 –Gerhard Weinberger (1755 Silbermann/Hofkirche, Dresden, Germany) cpo 777 186

J.S. BACH: Chorale-prelude, Lobt Gott, ihr Christen allzugleich, from Hahn Collection –Gerhard Weinberger (1702 Stertzing/St. Petrikirche, Büssleben, Germany) cpo 777 212

J.S. BACH: Prelude & Fugue in C. S. 545; Chorale-prelude Wer nur den lieben Gott, S. 647 –Hans Fagius (1728 Cahman/Leufsta Bruk Church, Sweden) Musica Rediviva MRCD-016

Filler –J.S. BACH: Badinerie, from Orchestral Suite Number 2 (see above)