The Sonatas & Partitas for unaccompanied violin.

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Title: The Sonatas & Partitas for unaccompanied violin.
Otros títulos: Sonatas y Partitas para violín solo.
Sonatas para Guitarra
Suites para Guitarra
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Johann Sebastian Bach; Paul Galbraith
Código CDU: B.26
Forma Musical: Sonatas (Guitar), Arranged; Suites (Guitar), Arranged.
Abstract: After the declamatory introduction of the opening Adagio, Bach gives us a fugue that is highly reminiscent of his "Unto Us a Child Is Born" fugue from Cantata 42. The Siciliano that follows is the perfect cradlesong, such as you find in the Christmas Oratorio. To me, Partita I brings Christ's own voice (given here a contrastingly high pitch) in B minor, Bach's most personal key. The Passion music begins with the Grave of Sonata II, where the step¬wise descending bass symbolizes departure from the world. This motive, which stems directly from the descending scale outline of the Resurrection theme, is further intensi¬fied through its use as a bass line throughout Partita II, culminating in the continuous variations which constitute the Chaconne, one of Bach's (and music's) undisputed and fath¬omless masterpieces. The Chaconne arrives at a pivotal moment in the "6 Solo": the "Golden Section," in fact, of ancient Greek architectural theory. That the Chaconne mirrors the overall structure of ...


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Partita No. 2, ... rig. D Minor]-Completo.wav 4:26:33 615.7Mb WAV audio WAV
1-2. Sonata No. ... G Minor]-Adagio, Fuga.mp3 10:22 7.107Mb Unknown Mp3
6-7. Sonata No. ... C Major]-Adagio, Fuga.mp3 14:20 9.824Mb Unknown Mp3
8. Sonata No. 3 ... [Orig. C Major]-Largo.mp3 2:32 1.731Mb Unknown Mp3
13-16. Partita ... I & II, Bourrée, Gigue.mp3 4:28 3.060Mb Unknown Mp3
Partita No. 1, BWV 1002, In B Minor-Completo.wav 2:52:45 437.4Mb WAV audio WAV
3. Sonata No. 1 ... ig. G Minor]-Siciliano.mp3 2:43 1.859Mb Unknown Mp3
4. Sonata No. 1 ... [Orig. G Minor]-Presto.mp3 2:32 1.737Mb Unknown Mp3
5-12. Partita N ... mpo di Bourrée, Double.mp3 21:40 14.85Mb Unknown Mp3
1-2. Partita No ... r]-Allemanda, Corrente.mp3 4:03 2.778Mb Unknown Mp3
3-5. Partita No ... abanda, Giga, Ciaccona.mp3 26:30 18.16Mb Unknown Mp3
9. Sonata No. 3 ... C Major]-Allegro assai.mp3 2:33 1.743Mb Unknown Mp3
10-12. Partita ... re, Gavotte en Rondeau.mp3 8:11 5.606Mb Unknown Mp3
Sonata No. 1, B ... rig. G Minor]-Completo.wav 9:07:20 313.1Mb WAV audio WAV
Sonata No. 2, B ... rig. A Minor]-Completo.wav 373.5Mb WAV audio WAV
Partita No. 3, BWV 1006, In E Major-Completo.wav 254.2Mb WAV audio WAV
Sonata No. 3, B ... rig. C Major]-Completo.wav 3:09:08 389.5Mb WAV audio WAV
13-14. Sonata N ... . A Minor]-Grave, Fuga.mp3 9:42 6.647Mb Unknown Mp3
15-16. Sonata N ... inor]-Andante, Allegro.mp3 8:52 6.073Mb Unknown Mp3

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