Bach: Inventions/Sinfonias – Digital Download

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The next volume in Peter Watchorn's complete survey of the harpsichord music of Johann Sebastian Bach is devoted to the Inventions & Sinfonias, BWV 772-801, a set of thirty short contrapuntal pieces written for Bach's son, Wilhelm Friedemann. A textbook demonstration of Bach's preferred “cantabile” style, this recording also features the “Bach” tuning, as proposed by Bradley Lehman, and a magnificent German-style harpsichord by Australian master builder, Alastair McAllister.

Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach

Performing artists: Peter Watchorn

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Release date: February 1, 2008

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Track Listing:

1-15 Fifteen Two-part Inventions, BWV 772-786
16-30 Fifteen Three-Part Sinfonias, BWV 787-801

J. S. Bach: The Works for Harpsichord
Inventions & Sinfonias, BWV 772-801

Peter Watchorn, harpsichord

Configuration: Digital Download (320 kbps MP3)
Available: Now
Recorded: September 24-25, 2007
Booklet: 28-page
• Complete Inventions & Sinfonias, new volume in complete series J. S. Bach: Works for Harpsichord, played by
distinguished Bach specialist, Peter Watchorn.
• Magnificent German style harpsichord by leading builder, A. R. McAllister, Melbourne.
• Extensive booklet notes by Peter Watchorn and Bradley Lehman.
• Tuning system is Bach/Lehman, 2004, Bach’s own preferred tuning scheme.

Bach: Inventions/Sinfonias – Digital Download was last modified: June 26th, 2017 by Burke Thompson