J.S. Bach* - Gustav Leonhardt ‎– 6 English Suites, BWV 806-811

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Virgin Veritas ‎– 7243 5 61157 2 9
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Suite No. 1 In A Major, BWV 806
1-1 1. Prélude 2:05
1-2 2. Allemande 2:50
1-3 3. Courante I - Courante II Avec Deux Doubles 4:18
1-4 4. Sarabande 2:25
1-5 5. Bourrée I - Bourrée II - Bourrée I 2:45
1-6 6. Gigue 1:20
Suite No. 2 In A Minor, BWV 807
1-7 1. Prélude 5:11
1-8 2. Allemande 2:20
1-9 3. Courante 0:58
1-10 4. Sarabande - Les Agréments De La Même Sarabande 3:52
1-11 5. Bourrée I Alternativement - Bourrée II - Bourrée I 2:57
1-12 6. Gigue 1:17
Suite No. 3 In G Minor, BWV 808
1-13 1. Prélude 3:18
1-14 2. Allemande 2:23
1-15 3. Courante 1:17
1-16 4. Sarabande - Les Agréments De La Même Sarabande 3:21
1-17 5. Gavotte I Alternativement - Gavotte II Ou La Musette - Gavotte I 1:58
1-18 6. Gigue 1:29
Suite No. 4 In F Major, BWV 809
2-1 1. Prélude (Vitement) 4:41
2-2 2. Allemande 2:16
2-3 3. Courante 1:00
2-4 4. Sarabande 3:10
2-5 5. Menuet I - Menuet II - Menuet I 2:44
2-6 6. Gigue 1:43
Suite No. 5 In E Minor, BWV 810
2-7 1. Prélude 5:23
2-8 2. Allemande 2:25
2-9 3. Courante 1:12
2-10 4. Sarabande 1:57
2-11 5. Passepied I En Rondeau - Passepied II - Passepied I 2:19
2-12 6. Gigue 1:35
Suite No. 6 In D Minor, BWV 811
2-13 1. Prélude 8:33
2-14 2. Allemande 2:39
2-15 3. Courante 1:12
2-16 4. Sarabande - Double 2:56
2-17 5. Gavotte I - Gavotte II - Gavotte I 2:44
2-18 6. Gigue 2:02

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℗ 1985 EMI Records Ltd., assigned 1994 to Virgin Classics Ltd.
© 1994 Virgin Classics Ltd. Printed in Holland.
Recorded at Doopsgezinde Gemeente Kerk, Haarlem, Holland, 2-3 May & 3-4 October 1984.
Gustav Leonhardt plays on a harpsichord of Nicholas Lefebre, Rouen 1755 (restored by Martin Skrowonneck, Bremen 1984)
Cover image: Arthur Devis (1708-1787) - "Arthur Holdsworth with Thomas Taylor and Captain Stancombe by the River Dart", 1787 (detail), Paul Mellon Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington / AKG London.

This Double CD comes with a 12-page booklet with information on the works in English, German and French.
The 2 CD's are sheltered by a chubby 2 CD jewel case with black tray (Fat Case).

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 24356 11572 9
  • Label Code: LC 7873
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1): 561158 2 @ 1 1-2-1-NL
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2): 561159 @ 1 1-1-8-NL
  • Mould SID Code (CD1): iƒpi 1524
  • Mould SID Code (CD2): iƒpi 154C
  • Other (catalog# CD1 - on label): 7243 5 61157 2 8
  • Other (catalog# CD2 - on label): 7243 5 61157 2 7
  • Other (SPARS Code): DDD
  • Other (Rights Information): DP
  • Other (on the back cover): VER 5 61157 2
  • Other (on the back cover): PM 617

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