Vikingur Olafsson - Bach: Piano Works & Reworks


Label:

Deutsche Grammophon

Genre:

Classical

Product No.:
ADGR 89301
UPC: 028948350230
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Vinyl Record


No. of Discs: 2

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Double LP

Preeminent Icelandic pianist Víkingur Ólafsson performs works by Bach on this 2LP release from Deutsche Grammophon. Víkingur has performed with orchestras in Europe and America, and won numerous awards for his playing, including four Performer of the Year awards at the Icelandic Music Awards and the Icelandic Optimism Prize. In 2009, Víkingur was nominated for the Nordic Council Music Prize.



Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
LP 1
Side A:
1. Prelude And Fughetta In G Major BWV 902 - Prelude
2. Chorale Prelude BWV 734 "Nun Freut Euch, Lieben Christen G'Mein" (Transcr. by Wilhelm Kempff)
3. Prelude And Fugue In E Minor BWV 855 (The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I, No. 10)
4. Organ Sonata In E Minor BWV 528 - Adagio (Orig. Andante; trascr. by August Stradal)
5. Prelude And Fugue In C Minor BWV 847 (The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I, No. 2)
6. Chorale Prelude BWV 639 "Ich Ruf Zu Dir Herr Jesu Christ" (Transcr. by Ferruccio Busoni)
Side B:
1. Prelude And Fugue In D Major BWV 850 (The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I, No. 5)
2. Chorale Prelude BWV 659 "Nun Komm Der Heiden Heiland (Transcr. by Ferruccio Busoni)
3. Harpsichord Concerto In D Minor BWV 974 (after Alessandro Marcello's Oboe Concerto)

LP 2
Side A:
1. "Widerstehe Doch Der Sunde" BWV 54 - Aria (Transcr. by Vikingur Olafsson)
2. Aria Variata In A Minor BWV 989 - Aria
3. Aria Variata In A Minor BWV 989 - Variations 1-10
4. Aria Variata In A Minor BWV 989 - Aria Da Capo
Side B:
1. Sinfonia No.15 In B Minor BWV 801
2. Invention No.15 IN B Minor BWV 786
3. Partita No.3 For Violin Solo In E Major BWV 1006 - Gavotte (Transcr. by Sergei Rachmaninov)
4. Prelude And Fugue In E Minor BWV 855a - Prelude (The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I, No. 10; transcr. to B Minor By Alexander Siloti)
5. Invention No.12 In A Major BWV 783
6. Sinfonia No.12 In A Major BWV 798
7. Fantasia And Fugue In A Minor BWV 904

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