Kenneth Weiss, Bach* ‎– Das Wohltemperierte Klavier

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Satirino Records ‎– SR141
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Tracklist

Book I, (1722) Preludes & Fugues N°s 1-12, Bwv 846-857
1 - 2 N°1 In C Major, Bwv 846
3 - 4 N°2 In C Minor, Bwv 847
5 - 6 N°3 In C-sharp Major, Bwv 848
7 - 8 N°4 In C-sharp Minor, Bwv 849
9 - 10 N°5 In D Major, Bwv 850
11 - 12 N°6 In D Minor, Bwv 851
13 - 14 N°7 in E-flat major, BWV 852
15 - 16 N°8 In E-flat Minor, Bwv 853
17 - 18 N°9 In E Major, Bwv 854
19 - 20 N°10 In E Minor, Bwv 855
21 - 22 N°11 In F Major, Bwv 856
23 - 24 N°12 In F Minor, Bwv 857
Book I, (1722) Preludes & Fugues N°s 13-24, Bwv 858-869
1 - 2 N°13 In F-sharp Major, Bwv 858
3 - 4 N°14 In F-sharp Minor, Bwv 859
5 - 6 N°15 In G Major, Bwv 860
7 - 8 N°16 In G Minor, Bwv 861
9 - 10 N°17 In A-flat Major, Bwv 862
11 - 12 N°18 In G-sharp Minor, Bwv 863
13 - 14 N°19 In A Major, Bwv 864
15 - 16 N°20 In A Minor, Bwv 865
17 - 18 N°21 In B-flat Major, Bwv 866
19 - 20 N°22 In B-flat Minor, Bwv 867
21 - 22 N°23 In B Major, Bwv 868
23 - 24 N°24 In B Minor, Bwv 869
Book Ii, (1742) Preludes & Fugues N°s 1-12, Bwv 870-881
1 - 2 N°1 In C Major, Bwv 870
3 - 4 N°2 In C Minor, Bwv 871
5 - 6 N°3 In C-sharp Major, Bwv 872
7 - 8 N°4 In C-sharp Minor, Bwv 873
9 - 10 N°5 In D Major, Bwv 874
11 - 12 N°6 In D Minor, Bwv 875
13 - 14 N°7 In E-flat Major, Bwv 876
15 - 16 N°8 In D-sharp Minor, Bwv 877
17 - 18 N°9 In E Major, Bwv 878
19 - 20 N°10 In E Minor, Bwv 879
21 - 22 N°11 In F Major, Bwv 880
23 - 24 N°12 In F Minor, Bwv 881
Book Ii, (1742) Preludes & Fugues N°s 13-24, Bwv 882-893
1- 2 N°13 In F-sharp Major, Bwv 882
3 - 4 N°14 In F-sharp Minor, Bwv 883
5 - 6 N°15 In G Major, Bwv 884
7 - 8 N°16 In G Minor, Bwv 885
9 - 10 N°17 In A-flat Major, Bwv 886
11 - 12 N°18 In G-sharp Minor, Bwv 887
13 - 14 N°19 In A Major, Bwv 888
15 - 16 N°20 In A Minor, Bwv 889
17 - 18 N°21 In B-flat Major, Bwv 890
19 - 20 N°22 in B-flat minor, BWV 891
21 - 22 N°23 In B Major, Bwv 892
23 - 24 N°24 In B Minor, Bwv 893

Credits

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Harpsichord signed Andreas Ruckers, Antwerp, 1646
Ravalement by Pascal Taskin, Paris, 1780
Collection of the Musée de la Musique, inventory N° E. 979.2.1

Present compass: F’ to f3, 61 notes.
Three sets of strings: 2 x 8’, 1 x 4’.
Four registers : 2 x 8’, 1 x 4’, and 8’ jeu de buffle.
Two keyboards, registration and coupling by knee levers.
Manual lute stop; Jack quills in feather and peau de buffle.
Pitch: a1 = 415 Hz.

Restored at the end of the 19th century by Louis Tomasini and in 1972 by Hubert Bédart.
Equipped with a reproduction of original mechanism (registers and jacks) made by the Von Nagel workshop in 1990.

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