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John Williams Plays Bach

John Williams Plays Bach
  • wykonawca: John Williams
  • tytuł: John Williams Plays Bach
  • premiera: 27-04-2018
  • nośnik nr kat: 19075816392 ( 4 CD )

Sony Classical przedstawia 4 płytowy zestaw nagrań zawierający m.in. transkrypcje utworów na lutnię Jana Sebastiana Bacha w opracowaniu i wykonaniu jednego z najwybitniejszych współczesnych gitarzystów – Johna Williamsa.
Ten australijski gitarzysta klasyczny na stałe mieszkający w Londynie, studiował w słynnej Royal College of Music, a także w Sienie u Andrésa Segovii. Jego wielką karierę rozpoczął udany debiut w londyńskiej Wigmore Hall w 1958 roku. W 1973 roku wspólnie z Julianem Bream’em zdobył nagrodę Grammy w kategorii Best Chamber Music Performance.

CD: 1
Lute Suite in E Minor, BWV 996 (Arr. J. Williams for Guitar)
I. Passaggio – Presto
II. Allemande
III. Courante
IV. Sarabande
V. Bourrée
VI. Gigue
Prelude, Fugue and Allegro in E-Flat Major, BWV 998
I. Prelude
II. Fugue
III. Allegro
Lute Suite No. 2 in C Minor, BWV 997
I. Preludio
II. Fuga
III. Sarabande
IV. Gigue
V. Double
CD: 2
Lute Suite in G Minor, BWV 995 (Arr. J. Williams for Guitar)
I. Prelude – Presto
II. Allemande
III. Courante
IV. Sarabande
V. Gavottes I & II
VI. Gigue
Lute Suite No. 4 in E Major, BWV 1006a
I. Prélude
II. Loure
III. Gavotte en Rondeau
IV. Menuetts I & II
V. Bourrée
VI. Gigue
Prelude in C Minor, BWV 999 (Arr. J. Williams for Guitar)
Fugue in G Minor, BWV 1000 (Arr. J. Williams for Guitar)
CD: 3
Academy of St Martin in the Fields; Kenneth Sillito
Violin Concerto in E Major, BWV 1042 (Arranged by John Williams for Guitar and Orchestra)
I. Allegro
II. Adagio
III. Allegro assai
Violin Sonata No. 2 in A Minor, BWV 1003: III. Andante (Arranged by John Williams for Guitar)
Violin Partita No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1004: V. Chaconne (Transcribed for Guitar by John Williams)
Lute Suite No. 4 in E Major, BWV 1004
I. Prelude
II. Loure
III. Gavotte
IV & V: Menuetts I and II
VI. Bourrée
VII. Gigue
Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007: I. Prélude (Transcribed for Guitar by John Williams)
Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009: Bourrée I & II (Transcribed for Guitar by John Williams)
Prelude, Fugue and Allegro in E-Flat Major, BWV 998
I. Präludium
II. Fuge
III. Allegro
CD: 4
John Williams; Peter Hurford
Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 140: I. Chorale (Transcribed for Guitar and Organ)
Fugue in G Major, BWV 577 “Gigue” (Transcribed for Guitar and Organ)
Violin Sonata No. 4 in C Minor, BWV 1017: III. Adagio (Transcribed for Guitar and Organ)
Trio Sonata No. 6 in G Major, BWV 530 (Transcribed for Guitar and Organ)
I. Vivace
II. Lento
III. Allegro
Italian Concerto in F Major, BWV 971: I. – (Transcribed for Guitar and Organ)
Pastorale in F Major, BWV 590: III. Adagio (Transcribed for Guitar and Organ)
Trio in G Major, BWV 1027/4a (Transcribed for Guitar and Organ)
French Suite No. 6 in E Major, BWV 817: I. Allemande (Transcribed for Guitar and Organ)
English Suite No. 2 in A Minor, BWV 807: VI. Bourrée II (Transcribed for Guitar and Organ)
English Suite No. 3 in G Minor, BWV 808: Gavotte I & II (Transcribed for Guitar and Organ by John Williams)
French Suite No. 5 in G Major, BWV 816: VII. Gigue (Transcribed for Guitar and Organ by John Williams)