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Bach Goldberg Variations

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Bach's masterpiece in a version interspersing solo fortepiano movements with instrumental arrangements by Dmitry Sitkovetsky and Heribert Breuer. John Shea presents. Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988. Goldberg, J S Bach: Sonata for 2 violins and continuo in C major. JS Bach: Sarabanda from Partita for Solo Violin No.1 in B minor (BWV.1002); Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147 (cantata). Stephen de Pledge (fortepiano), New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, Vesa-Matti Leppanen (director), Musica Petropolitana, Hopkinson Smith (baroque lute), Netherlands Radio Chamber Orchestra, The Sixteen, Ton Koopman (conductor). 2.31 Pejacevic: Symphony No 1 in F sharp minor, Op 41. 3.16 Smetana: Piano Trio in G minor (Op.15). 3.44 Elgar: To her beneath whose steadfast star, for chorus. 3.50 Vladigerov: Elegie d'automne, Op 15. 3.56 Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin, Op 24 (Act 2: Introduction & waltz). 4.05 Sanz: Xácaras and Canarios (Instrucción de música sobre la guitara española). 4.14 Gabrieli: Kyrie for 12 voices, from Sacrae symphoniae (1597). 4.20 Telemann: Recorder Sonata in D minor. 4.31 Couperin: La Sultane. 4.41 Mozart: Piano Sonata in C major K.545. 4.51 Cavalli: Salve Regina (Hail, Holy Queen). 5.00 Heinichen: Concerto in G major for flute, bassoon, cello, double bass and harpsichord. 5.10 Despalj: String Whim No.2 for violin solo. 5.18 Grieg Evening in the Mountains, Op 68 No 4; At the cradle, Op 68 No 5. 5.26 Schumann: Cello Concerto in A minor, op. 129. 5.52 Ravel: La Valse - choreographic poem arr. for 2 pianos. 6.04 Beethoven: String Quartet in G major, Op 18 no 2

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