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Johann Sebastian Bach (AFI [ʝoˌɦan zɛˌbasti̯am ˈbax]) (Eisenach, Turíngia, Sacre Imperi Romanogermànic, 21 de març de 1685 - Leipzig, Sacre Imperi Romanogermànic, 28 de juliol de 1750) fou un organista i compositor de música barroca, membre de la família de músics més extraordinària de la història, amb uns 120 músics.

Karl Haas / London Baroque Ensemble, 1951: Brandenburg Concerto No. 4, BWV 1049

From the LP shown above, issued in 1952 on the Westminster label. Karl Haas leads the London Baroque Ensemble.

Jorg Demus, 1950s: Prelude and Fugue In C Minor, BWV 871 - WTC, Book 2

From the rare LP that you see pictured above, issued in 1964 on the Westminster label, catalogue number W-9334 (formerly XWN-18197, issued originally in the late 1950s I believe).

Fernando Valenti, 1951: English Suite No. 6 in D Minor, BWV 811

Digitized from the LP shown above, issued in 1952 on the Westminster label, catalogue number WAL 5253.

Prelude (0:05)
Allemande (8:24)
Courante (12:25)
Sarabande (14:56)
Double (Gavottes I and II) (22:04)
Gigue (26:36)

Maureen Forrester, 1964: (Complete) Cantata No. 35 - Geist und Seele wird Verwirret

Digitized from the rare LP shown above, released in 1965 on the Westminster label, catalogue number WST-17080. Hermann Scherchen leads the Vienna Radio Orchestra and the Vienna Academy Chamber Choir.

Sinfonia
Aria: Geist und Seele vird verwirret (6:14)
Recitative: Ich wunder mich (13:42)
Aria: Gott hat Alles wohl gemacht (15:37)
Sinfonia (19:31)
Recitative: Ach, starker Gott (23:44)
Aria: Ich wünsche mir (25:38)

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