Bach: Inventions & Partita (CD)

Decca
$24.99
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SKU:
4759081
Artist:
Janine Jansen, Maxim Rysanov, Torleif Thedeén

"[Bach's Inventions] are not played enough They deserve to be played! They are such wonderful, genius pieces." Janine Jansen

Recorded: Berlin, April 2007

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Reviews:

BBC Music Magazine

4 Stars

"In a performance of BWV 1004 so vividly alive, the wary can relax. ..the great Chaconne is both purposefully plotted and breathtakingly executed - listen to the inexorably screwing-up of the tension as the music builds to the central D major section."

Gramophone Magazine

"Both sets of Inventions receive exceptional performances, bursting with spirit and imagination. …[in the Partita] … Janine Jansen's…playing is remarkable for its sense of continuity and feeling for the long line. Her Corrente and Giga have a joyful élan..."

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Tracklisting:

Bach, J S:

  • Partita for solo violin No. 2 in D minor, BWV1004
  • Three-part Inventions (Sinfonias) Nos. 1-15, BWV787-801
  • Two-part Inventions Nos. 1-15, BWV772-786