Mastered At Abbey Road Studios From Original Analogue Source!
Alfred Brendel performs compositional works by Johann Sebastian Bach.
Decca celebrates Alfred Brendel's artistic achievements with the release of four iconic Brendel albums from the analogue era. Presented with original artwork and pressed on 180g vinyl at Optimal GmbH, each release is carefully mastered from original analogue sources at Abbey Road studios. Every effort has been made to faithfully reproduce the original intentions of the musicians and recording engineers.
Alfred Brendels place among the greatest musicians of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries is assured. Renowned for his masterly interpretations of the works of Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, Brahms, Schumann and Liszt, he is one of the indisputable authorities in musical life today.
An exclusive artist for the Philips label since 1969, Brendels discography is now among the most extensive of any pianist, reflecting a repertoire of solo, chamber and orchestral works by the major composers from the central European tradition from Bach through to Schoenberg.
Pressed at Optimal GmbH
Mastered from original analogue sources
Mastered at Abbey Road Studios
Alfred Brendel, piano
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Italian Concerto in F Major
1. Allegro - Andante - Presto
2. Ich Ruf Zu Dir, Herr Jesu Christ - transcribed for piano by Busoni
3. Fantasia in A minor
4. Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor
5. Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland (transcribed for piano by Ferruccio Busoni)
6. Fantasia and Fugue in A minor