The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach

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  • Release Date: 7/16/2002
  • Label: Naxos
  • UPC: 636943805121
  • Catalog Number: 8558051-54
  • Sales rank: 307,161

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Family background and early years - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (8:39)
  2. 2 Capriccio for keyboard in B flat major, ("On the Departure of His Most Beloved Brother"), BWV 992 - Johann Sebastian Bach & Wolfgang Rubsam (3:32)
  3. 3 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Bach and the organ - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (2:02)
  4. 4 Toccata and Fugue for organ in D minor, BWV 565 - Johann Sebastian Bach & Bertalan Hock (10:04)
  5. 5 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Bach in trouble - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (10:17)
  6. 6 Trio sonata for organ No. 1 in E flat major, BWV 525 - Johann Sebastian Bach & Wolfgang Rubsam (4:54)
  7. 7 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Bach the husband and father - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (4:11)
  8. 8 Concerto for 4 harpsichords & strings in A minor, BWV 1065 - Johann Sebastian Bach & Michael Behringer (3:58)
  9. 9 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Bach the young composer - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (2:12)
  10. 10 Prelude and Fugue for organ in A minor, BWV 543 - Johann Sebastian Bach & Wolfgang Rubsam (12:52)
  11. 11 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Bach in Weimar (and in jail) - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (3:46)
  12. 12 Prelude and Fugue, for keyboard No. 8 in E flat minor (WTC I/8), BWV 853 (BC L87): Prelude in E flat minor - Johann Sebastian Bach & Jenö Jandó (3:19)
  13. 13 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Bach leaves Weimar - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (0:28)
  14. 14 Violin Concerto No. 2 in E major, BWV 1042: Finale - Johann Sebastian Bach & Kolja Blacher (2:39)
Disc 2
  1. 1 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Bach at Cöthen - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (2:56)
  2. 2 Concerto for 2 violins & strings in D minor ("Double"), BWV 1043: Largo ma non tanto - Johann Sebastian Bach & Kolja Blacher (6:47)
  3. 3 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Bach and the Brandenburgs - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (2:35)
  4. 4 Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D major, BWV 1050: Allegro - Johann Sebastian Bach & Robert Hill (9:20)
  5. 5 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: From grief to joy through faith - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (1:27)
  6. 6 Mass in B minor, BWV 232: Et Resurrexit - Johann Sebastian Bach & Christian Brembeck (4:38)
  7. 7 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: New beginnings: Bach remarries and his family grow - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (2:09)
  8. 8 Suite for orchestra No 3 in D major, BWV 1068: No. 2, Aria in G major - Johann Sebastian Bach & Capella Istropolitana (3:46)
  9. 9 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Goldberg Variations and Anna Magdalena's Notebook - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (0:51)
  10. 10 Bist du bei mir, aria for voice & continuo (spurious, by Stölzel), BWV 508 - Johann Sebastian Bach & Camerata Budapest (2:25)
  11. 11 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Domestic happiness and the move to Leipzig - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (4:16)
  12. 12 Magnificat in D major, BWV 243: Excerpt - Johann Sebastian Bach & Anna Crookes (3:15)
  13. 13 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Bach's duties at Leipzig - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (4:48)
  14. 14 Cantata No. 80, "Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott," BWV 80: Duetto - Johann Sebastian Bach & Matyas Antal (3:44)
  15. 15 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Bach the teacher - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (7:00)
  16. 16 Three-Part Invention (Sinfonia) for keyboard No. 5 in E flat major, BWV 791 - Johann Sebastian Bach & Janos Sebestyen (2:46)
  17. 17 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: The great keyboard works with an educational agend - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (0:16)
  18. 18 Italian Concerto for keyboard solo in F major, BWV 971: Last movement - Johann Sebastian Bach & Joseph Banowetz (3:28)
  19. 19 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: A letter to the King - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (2:26)
  20. 20 Cantata No. 147, "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben," BWV 147: Part 2 (No. 10 overall), Jesu bleibt meine Freude - Johann Sebastian Bach & Matyas Antal (4:25)
Disc 3
  1. 1 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Bach takes up the poet's pen - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (2:45)
  2. 2 Partita for keyboard No. 1 in B flat major, BWV 825: Courante - Johann Sebastian Bach & Wolfgang Rubsam (3:01)
  3. 3 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Bach's frustration at Leipzig - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (4:01)
  4. 4 Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied, motet for chorus & continuo, BWV 225 - Johann Sebastian Bach & Scholars Baroque Ensemble (4:50)
  5. 5 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Frustrations intensify - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (3:25)
  6. 6 Johannespassion (St. John Passion), BWV 245: Opening chorus - Johann Sebastian Bach & Scholars Baroque Ensemble (8:30)
  7. 7 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Bach's efforts to leave Leipzig - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (6:12)
  8. 8 Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F major, BWV 1046: Allegro - Johann Sebastian Bach & Christian Hommel (3:52)
  9. 9 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: The King of Poland's jubilee - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (2:07)
  10. 10 Suite for orchestra No 3 in D major, BWV 1068: No. 2, Air - Johann Sebastian Bach & Karl Kaiser (6:18)
  11. 11 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: The Ernesti affair - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (9:05)
  12. 12 Prelude and Fugue, for organ in D major ("Little"), BWV 532 (BC J13, 54, 70): Prelude - Johann Sebastian Bach & Wolfgang Rubsam (5:30)
  13. 13 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Adolf Scheibe's scathing views on Bach - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (3:05)
  14. 14 Concerto for 3 harpsichords & strings in C major (or for 3 violins in D major), BWV 1064: Finale - Johann Sebastian Bach & Michael Behringer (4:26)
Disc 4
  1. 1 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Bach and opera - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (2:29)
  2. 2 Cantata No. 211, "Schweigt stille, plaudert nicht," ("Coffee Cantata"), BWV 211: Excerpts - Johann Sebastian Bach & Matyas Antal (7:40)
  3. 3 Cantata No. 212, "Mer hahn en neue Oberkeet," ("Peasant Cantata"), BWV 212: Excerpts - Johann Sebastian Bach & Matyas Antal (15:42)
  4. 4 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: The twilight years - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (4:57)
  5. 5 Die Kunst der Fuge (Art of the Fugue), BWV 1080: Contrapunctus 13, 17-19 - Johann Sebastian Bach & Wolfgang Rubsam (3:00)
  6. 6 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Bach's visit to Frederick the Great - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (10:33)
  7. 7 Musikalisches Opfer (Musical Offering), BWV 1079: Excerpts - Johann Sebastian Bach & Christian Benda (6:07)
  8. 8 The Life and Works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Narration with Musical Excerpts: Decline and death - Jeremy Siepmann & Jeremy Siepmann (8:04)
  9. 9 Mass in B minor, BWV 232: Excerpts - Johann Sebastian Bach & Christian Brembeck (2:21)
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