Bach Hour playlist for 02/24/2012

Elias.7 Dagher
Artist Title Album Label Link
J.S. Bach The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book II, Preludes and Fugues 15-24, BWV 884-893 Sviatoslav Richter, piano Melodiya
J.S. Bach Cello Suite No. 5 in C minor, BWV 1011 Mstislav Rostropovich, cello EMI

In the first part of the show, we finished Sviatoslav Richter's 1976 recording of Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier, Book II, which we had started a few weeks ago. The show concluded with another legendary Russian interpreter of Bach, Mstislav Rostropovich, playing the C minor Suite for unaccompanied cello.