Wendy Carlos ‎– Switched-On Brandenburgs

Label:
CBS ‎– 79227, CBS ‎– 73887
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2 × Vinyl, LP, Compilation
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Tracklist

A1 Concerto No. 1 In F Major BWV 1046: Allegro 4:10
A2 Concerto No. 1 In F Major BWV 1046: Adagio 4:06
A3 Concerto No. 1 In F Major BWV 1046: Allegro 4:23
A4 Concerto No. 1 In F Major BWV 1046: Menuetto - Trio I - Polacca - Trio II 6:51
B1 Concerto No. 3 In G Major BWV 1048: Allegro 6:26
B2 Concerto No. 3 In G Major BWV 1048: Adagio 2:51
B3 Concerto No. 3 In G Major BWV 1048: Allegro 5:06
B4 Concerto No. 4 In G Major BWV 1049: Allegro 8:02
B5 Concerto No. 4 In G Major BWV 1049: Andante 3:33
B6 Concerto No. 4 In G Major BWV 1049: Presto 4:39
C1 Concerto No. 5 In D Major BWV 1050: Allegro 10:47
C2 Concerto No. 5 In D Major BWV 1050: Affettuoso 5:31
C3 Concerto No. 5 In D Major BWV 1050: Allegro 4:48
D1 Concerto No. 2 In F Major BWV 1047: Allegro 5:48
D2 Concerto No. 2 In F Major BWV 1047: Andante 4:23
D3 Concerto No. 2 In F Major BWV 1047: Allegro Assai 2:57
D4 Concerto No. 6 In B Flat Major BWV 1051: Allegro 6:53
D5 Concerto No. 6 In B Flat Major BWV 1051: Adagio Ma Non Tanto 4:37
D6 Concerto No. 6 In B Flat Major BWV 1051: Allegro 5:29

Credits

Notes

Full title:
Switched-On Brandenburgs The Complete Concertos

This a collection of all six of Bach's Brandenburg Concertos performed by Carlos on her Moog modular synthesizer. Concertos 1, 2, and 6 were recorded specifically for this album. Concertos 3, 4, and 5 had been previously released on Switched-On Bach, The Well-Tempered Synthesizer, and Switched-On Bach II respectively. The first movement of the Second Concerto had been recorded for the album By Request, released in 1975.
The Back-cover has a mis-print: The last Concerto is listed twice.

Sleeve texts in French, English and German
Includes an interview by Allan Kozinn with Wendy Carlos (English/German) inside Gatefold and (French) on printed Lp-sized insert.

Blue CBS label
Sleeve printed in Holland

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout: CBS 73887
  • Label Code: LC 0149

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