Bach Hour playlist for 08/15/2014

DJs: 
Chason Goldfinger
Artist Title Album Label Link
Bach, J.S., orch. by Arnold Schoenberg Präludium und Fuge, BWV 552, "St. Anne" in E-flat Houston Symphony; Christoph Eschenbach, conductor RCA Victor Red Seal
Bach, J.S. Sonata for Viola de Gamba & Harpsichord No. 2 in D Major, BWV 1028 John Hsu, viola de gamba; Kenneth Gilbert, harpsichord Musical Heritage Society
Bach, J.S. Sonata for Viola de Gamba & Harpsichord No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1027 John Hsu, viola de gamba; Kenneth Gilbert, harpsichord Musical Heritage Society
Bach, J.S., orch. by Edward Elgar Fantasy & Fugue in C minor, BWV 537 Los Angeles Philharmonic; Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor Sony Classical
Bach, J.S., arr. by Gustav Mahler Suite for Organ, Harpsichord, & Orchestra (from Orchestra Suites No. 2 & 3) Los Angeles Philharmonic; Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor Sony Classical
Bach, J.S., orch. by Anton Webern "Ricercare No. 2" From the Musical Offering, BWV 1079 Los Angeles Philharmonic; Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor Sony Classical

Viola de gamba sonatas on rare 18th-century period instruments and powerful orchestral transcriptions by Schoenberg, Elger, Mahler, and Webern highlight this week's Bach Hour.