Bach Sonatas and Partitas for Solo Violin
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Richard Tognetti Violin
From ABC Classics:
The six Sonatas and Partitas for solo violin by JS Bach are regarded by many as the greatest works for the violin ever written. They have been described as "legendary and monumental", "the profound work of genius" and "representing the very pinnacle of human achievement, a transcendence, through music, to another world". Demanding a technical mastery and innate musical understanding on the part of the soloist these works have been recorded by the most revered violinists of the past century. With this recording Richard Tognetti confirms his place as one of the world's finest violinists providing his own distinctive and unique interpretation of these beloved works.
Winner of the ARIA Award for Best Classical Recording in 2006.
Also available in a 5CD set with all of Bach's solo violin works for $49.
ABC Classics 4768051
|1-4||Violin Sonata No.1, BWV1001||07:14|
|5-12||Violin Partita No.1, BWV1002||31:05|
|13-16||Violin Sonata No.2, BWV1003||24:07|
|1-5||Violin Partita No.2, BWV1004||29:21|
|6-9||Violin Sonata No.3, BWV1005||24:15|
|10-15||Violin Partita No.3, BWV1006||19:09|
“Over 150 minutes Richard Tognetti approaches the three sonatas and three partitas with a reverence that bo..."