Bach Hour playlist for 12/13/2013

DJs: 
Jake Gagne
Artist Title Album Label Link
Johann Sebastian Bach Concerto in A major for Oboe d'amore and String Orchestra (after BWV 1055) Heinz Holliger - oboe d'amore; Lucerne Festival Strings/Rudolf Baumgartner Deutsche Grammophon 2535 410
Johann Sebastian Bach Sonata in G minor for oboe and harpsichord Heinz Holliger - oboe; Christiane Jaccottet - harpsichord Philips 6500 618
Johann Sebastian Bach Sonata No. 2 in D major for viola da gamba and harpsichord, BWV 1028 John Hsu - viola da gamba; Kenneth Gilbert - harpsichord Musical Heritage Society MHS 1362
Johann Sebastian Bach Sonata No. 1 in G major, BWV 1027 John Hsu - viola da gamba; Kenneth Gilbert - harpsichord Musical Heritage Society MHS 1362
Johann Sebastian Bach Concerto for 2 violins, strings and continuo in D minor, BWV 1043 Hilary Hahn & Margaret Batjer - violins; Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra/Jeffrey Kahane Deutsche Grammophon B0000968-02
Johann Sebastian Bach Christ lag in Todesbanden, BWV 718 Ton Koopman - organ Warner Classics 4692817

A mix of Bach's work for instrumental soloists, accompanied by continuo or orchestra. Continuing from Poulenc's Sonata for Oboe and Piano (which ended the preceding Afternoon Classical program), we begin with an oboe concerto and an oboe sonata, before hearing works for other instruments, including viola da gamba and flute.