There is only one other version that can compete with this one. 2, BWV 1067 in Leipzig between the years 1738 and 1739. Yes, I know; recordings of Bach's orchestral suites are legion, but this mono performance by Felix Prohaska and the Vienna State Opera Chamber Orchestra is the one to which I return again and again. It was originally referred to as an Ouverture (as the term was used in Baroque Germany to designate a suite preceded by a French-style ouverture). The autograph score for the first suite has never been found. Orchestral Suites by Johann Sebastian Bach; BWV 1066: Orchestral Suite No.1 in C major; BWV 1067: Orchestral Suite No.2 in B minor; BWV 1068: Orchestral Suite No.3 in D major; BWV 1069: Orchestral Suite No.4 in D major; BWV 1070: Overture in G minor ("Suite No.5") [doubtful] BWV 1071: Sinfonia in F major (see BWV 1046a) Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on Amazon.com. In is unknown when exactly Johann Sebastian Bach wrote his Suite for Orchestra No. Marriner plays with perfection and William Bennett is also brilliant with the flute (orchestral suite n°2). Bach's third Orchestral Suite in D major, composed in the first half of the 18th century, has an "Air" as second movement, following its French overture opening movement.
... Orchestral Suites. It is a vibrant and fast-paced work, leaning towards the entertainment side of pure music. Check out Bach, J.S. About. Johan Sebastian Bach composed the Orchestral Suite no. A suite, in Western classical music and jazz, is an ordered set of instrumental or orchestral/concert band pieces. Bach Orchestral Suites for General MIDI - Complete Sequences and Interpretations by: John Hamm Notes on production: The MIDI files of the Orchestral Suites were created in 1995 using a Korg M1 Keyboard and Passport's Master Tracks Pro software. Bach's Orchestral Suites (he called them Ouvertures) were composed in their present form during his Leipzig years, though Nos. This suite is one of four such works that the composer wrote in his lifetime. I highly recommend this version! It is uncertain when Johann Sebastian Bach wrote Suite for Orchestra No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067.
1 in C major, BWV 1066, the first of his four orchestral suites.
The Real Top 10 Bach Recordings. : Orchestral Suites 1-4 by Academy of St. Martin in the Fields and Sir Neville Marriner on Amazon Music. The suite is composed for three trumpets, timpani, two oboes, strings (two violin parts and a viola part), and basso continuo.In the second movement of the suite however only the strings and the continuo play. 2 in B-minor and 4 in D, may originally have … Orchestral Suites by Johann Sebastian Bach; BWV 1066: Orchestral Suite No.1 in C major; BWV 1067: Orchestral Suite No.2 in B minor; BWV 1068: Orchestral Suite No.3 in D major; BWV 1069: Orchestral Suite No.4 in D major; BWV 1070: Overture in G minor ("Suite No.5") [doubtful] BWV 1071: Sinfonia in F major (see BWV 1046a) Music scholars uncovered a set of score parts that were written presumably for performance. It originated in the late 14th century as a pairing of dance tunes and grew in scope to comprise up to five dances, sometimes with a prelude, by the early 17th century.The separate movements were often thematically and tonally linked. Nowhere more so than in their "Top Ten Bach" List from 2014, which inspired me to put together this list looking across the Channel.
The Bach Orchestra Suites are among the most performed and interpreted baroque compositions. It is the version with Karl Münchinger.It is also very good. These orchestral suites are for me the best.