Rosalyn Tureck: Bach Harpsichord Recital (1981) (CD)

Rosalyn Tureck: Bach Harpsichord Recital (1981) (CD)

Code: 1139



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Rosalyn Tureck is one of the very few musicians in history to have mastered with equal virtuosity the piano and the harpsichord. This CD presents the "High Priestess of Bach" in a stunning 1981 recital, taped live at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Digital remastering by Paul Baily at EMI Abbey Road Studios.
[1996, Stereo, 66 minutes]

J.S. Bach
• The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book II - Preludes and Fugues in: C minor (BWV 871), G major (BWV 884), G minor (BWV 885), C-sharp major (BWV 872), A minor (BWV 889)
• Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue (BWV 903)
• The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book I - Preludes and Fugues in: D major (BWV 850), F-sharp major (BWV 858), B-flat major (BWV 866), C-sharp major (BWV 848)
• Italian Concerto (BWV 971)
• Goldberg Variations (BWV 988) - Variation No. 29

Rosalyn Tureck, harpsichord
(Recorded live in concert, New York, 1981)