Gavrilov/McGregor/DeMidenko/Hewitt: Bach - The Well-Tempered Clavier I & II

Overview

This epic-length classical music event was mounted and performed in February 2000 to commemorate the 250th anniversary of the death of Johann Sebastian Bach. In it, four acclaimed concert pianists each occupy a unique on-camera venue and perform 12 of the 24 preludes and fugues from Bach's Well Tempered Clavier. By varying the setting and staging, the event provided four unique perspectives on the same music. On hand are Andrei Gavrilov at the New Art Gallery in Walsall, performing "Preludes & Fugues Nos. ...
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Overview

This epic-length classical music event was mounted and performed in February 2000 to commemorate the 250th anniversary of the death of Johann Sebastian Bach. In it, four acclaimed concert pianists each occupy a unique on-camera venue and perform 12 of the 24 preludes and fugues from Bach's Well Tempered Clavier. By varying the setting and staging, the event provided four unique perspectives on the same music. On hand are Andrei Gavrilov at the New Art Gallery in Walsall, performing "Preludes & Fugues Nos. 1-12," Joanna McGregor at the Palau G├╝ell in Barcelona, performing "Preludes & Fugues Nos. 2-24," Nikolai Demidenko at the Palazzo Labia in Venice, performing "Preludes & Fugues Nos. 1-12," and Angela Hewitt at the Wartburg in Eisenach, "Preludes & Fugues Nos. 2-24."
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/29/2010
  • UPC: 880242503084
  • Original Release: 2000
  • Source: Euroarts
  • Region Code: 0
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / Stereo / DTS
  • Sound: stereo, DTS 5.1-Channel Surround Sound, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • Language: English
  • Time: 4:20:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 90,352

Cast & Crew

Technical Credits
Peter Mumford Director
Karen Whiteside Director
Fiona Morris Producer
Paul Smaczny Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Gavrilov/McGregor/DeMidenko/Hewitt: Bach - The Well-Tempered Clavier I & II
1. No 1 In C Major [5:19]
2. No 2 In C Minor [3:18]
3. No 3 In C Sharp Major [3:24]
4. No 4 In C Sharp Minor [9:19]
5. No 5 In D Major [3:27]
6. No 6 In D Minor [5:06]
7. No 7 In E Flat Major [7:10]
8. No 8 In E Flat (D Sharp) Minor [12:01]
9. No 9 In E Major [2:47]
10. No 10 In E Minor [3:39]
11. No 11 In F Major [1:49]
12. No 12 In F Minor [8:48]
13. No 13 In F Sharp Major [3:33]
14. No 14 In G Major [4:27]
15. No 15 In G Minor [3:07]
16. No 16 In A Flat Major [4:21]
17. No 17 In A Flat Major [3:23]
18. No 18 In G Sharp Minor [3:40]
19. No 19 In A Major [3:36]
20. No 20 In A Minor [5:07]
21. No 21 In B Flat Major [2:54]
22. No 22 In B Flat Minor [6:10]
23. No 23 In B Major [2:41]
24. No 24 In B Minor [12:27]
Disc #2 -- Gavrilov/McGregor/DeMidenko/Hewitt: Bach - The Well-Tempered Clavier I & II
1. No 1 In C Major [4:55]
2. No 2 In C Minor [5:12]
3. No 3 In C Sharp Major [3:01]
4. No 4 In C Sharp Minor [7:20]
5. No 5 In D Major [6:54]
6. No 6 In D Minor [3:52]
7. No 7 In E Flat Minor [3:49]
8. No 8 In D Sharp Minor [6:41]
9. No 9 In E Major [6:05]
10. No 10 In E Major [4:39]
11. No 11 In F Major [4:55]
12. No 12 In F Minor [4:10]
13. No 13 In F Sharp Major [6:04]
14. No 14 In F Sharp Minor [6:48]
15. No 15 In G Major [3:54]
16. No 16 In G Minor [6:29]
17. No 17 In A Flat Major [7:50]
18. No 18 In G Sharp Minor [7:32]
19. No 19 In A Major [3:46]
20. No 20 In A Minor [6:05]
21. No 21 In B Flat Major [10:26]
22. No 22 In B Flat Minor [7:45]
23. No 23 In B Major [5:49]
24. No 24 In B Minor [4:41]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Gavrilov/McGregor/DeMidenko/Hewitt: Bach - The Well-Tempered Clavier I & II
   Play
   Chapters
      Preludes & Fugues
   Trailers
      Gidon Kremer Back to Bach
      Alfred Brendel Plays and Introduces Schubert
      Daniel Barenboim The Liszt Recital
      Lucerne Festival Orchestra: The First 5 Years
   Audio
      PCM Stereo
      Dolby Digital 5.1
      DTS 5.1
Disc #2 -- Gavrilov/McGregor/DeMidenko/Hewitt: Bach - The Well-Tempered Clavier I & II
   Play
   Chapters
      Preludes & Fugues
   Audio
      PCM Stereo
      Dolby Digital 5.1
      DTS 5.1
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