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Die Kunst der Fuge BWV 1080
Recordings - Part 2

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J.S. Bach: Art of Fugue [A-1]

Die Kunst der Fuge BWV 1080

Gustav Leonhardt (Harpsichord)

Vanguard

May 1953

2-CD / TT: 86:56

1st recording of Die Kunst der Fuge BWV 1080 by G. Leonhardt. Recorded in Vienna, Austria.
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Complete Piano Works - Album XIX

Die Kunst der Fuge BWV 1080

Gunnar Johansen (Harpsichord)

Artist Direct

Early 1950’s

2-LP / TT:

 

9

Bach: Die Kunst der Fuge (?)

Die Kunst der Fuge BWV 1080

Finn Viderø (Organ)

HS

Early 1950’s ?

LP / TT:

 

10

J.S. Bach: Complete Works for Harpsichord Vol. 9 [A-9]

Die Kunst der Fuge, BWV 1080

Isolde Ahlgrimm (Harpsichord); with Friederike Bretschneider (2nd harpsichord)

Philips A 00242-3 L

Apr, May, Jul-Aug, Nov 1953

LP / TT:

1st recording of Die Kunst der Fuge BWV 1080 by I. Ahlgrimm. Recorded on a 1937 Ammer harpsichord and the 1941 pedal harpsichord. Issued 1956 Includes Chorale prelude BWV 668, Vor deinem Thron. Re-issued in 1976 in two boxes of 10 LPs: 6747053/4.

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J.S. Bach: Art of the Fugue

Die Kunst der Fuge BWV 1080

Josef & Grete Dichler (2 pianos)

Westminster ?
Baroque Music Club

1954

LP / TT:
CD / TT: 76:07

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12 J.S. Bach: Art of the Fugue [A-1]


Die Kunst der Fuge BWV 1080, orchestrared by Kurt Redel
Kurt Redel
Pro Arte Kammerorchester

Karl Richter (Harpsichord & Organ)

Telefunken / Wesminster WAL-220 1955 2-LP / TT:
 

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Bach: Die Kunst der Fuge [A-1]

Bach-L. Issacs: Die Kunst der Fuge BWV 1080, arranged for instrumental ensemble: Contrapunctus Nos. 1, 2, 4, 8, 9, and Canon per augmentationem in contrario motu, No. 14

Alexander Brott

CBC String & woodwind ensemble

-

Radio-Canada Transcription (RCI) Programme 126

c1955

LP / TT: 28 min

Recorded in Toronto (?), Canada.

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Bach: The Organ Works

Die Kunst der Fuge BWV 1080

Helmut Walcha (Organ) [1725 F.C. Schnitger, St. Laurenskerk, Alkmaar, The Netherlands]

Archiv Producktion

Sep 1956

2-CD / TT: 96:56

Includes Walcha's completion of Contrapunctus 14.
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Bach: Die Kunst der Fuge

Die Kunst der Fuge BWV 1080, arranged by Helmut Walcha

Lional Rogg (Organ) [1959 Metzler, St. Peter's Cathedral, Geneva, Switzerland]

Angel / EMI / Electrola

1959 ? (or 1969)

2-LP / TT: ~ 91’

Includes Rogg's completion of Contrapunctus 14.

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Bach: Die Kunst der Fuge (?)

Die Kunst der Fuge BWV 1080

Arthur Winograd

Arthur Winograd String Orchestra

MGM – Heliodor

1950’s or 1960’s

2-LP / TT:

Wihout Canons; + Beethoven´s Große Fuge

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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron & Thomas Radleff (January 2004 - September 2013)
Thanks to contributors: Guy Glenet (February 2008), Teddy Kaufman (March 2007), Maria Podkopaev (September 2007)

Die Kunst der Fugue BWV 1080: Details
Recordings:
1900-1949 | 1950-1959 | 1960-1969 | 1970-1979 | 1980-1989 | 1990-1999 | 2000-2009 | 2010-2019
Comparative Review:
Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5
Reviews of Individual Recordings:
AOF - E. Aldwell | AOF - R. Alessandrini | AOF - M.v. Delft | AOF - J. MacGregor | AOF - Phantasm | AOF - G. Ritchie | AOF - H. Scherchen | AOF - P. Taussig
General Discussions:
Part 1 | MD: The Art of Fugue
Discussions of Individual Recordings:
AOF - T. Koopman
Articles:
The Art of Fugue: Expanding the Limits! [E. Demeyere]

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