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Various Suites BWV 818-824
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Recordings: 1900-1949 | 1950-1959 | 1960-1969 | 1970-1979 | 1980-1989 | 1990-1999 | 2000-2009 | 2010-2019

Complete Recordings - 1900-1949

1

Bach: Partita No. 4; Suite in A minor; Debussy: Children's Corner (William Kapell Edition Vol. 6) [K-1]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818 [8:32]

William Kapell (Piano)

RCA Red Seal

Jan 7, 1947

CD / TT: 73:40

Recorded at RCA Studio 2, New York City, NY, USA.
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Complete Recordings - 1950-1959

2

J.S. Bach: Complete Piano Works - Album IX [K-9]

Suite in A major
Suite in A minor, BWV 818
Suite in E flat major, BWV 819
Sonata in D minor
Adagio in G major

Gunnar Johansen

Artist Direct

Early 1950's

LP / TT:

Recorded at Gunnar Johansen's house, Blue Mounds, Wisconsin, USA.

3

J.S. Bach: Complete Piano Works - Album XIII [K-13]

Overtrure (Suite) in F major, BWV 820 []

Gunnar Johansen (Harpsichord & Double Keyboard Piano)

Artist Direct

Early 1950's

LP / TT:

Recorded at Gunnar Johansen's house, Blue Mounds, Wisconsin, USA.

Complete Recordings - 1960-1969

4

Clavier-Büchlein voe Wilhelm Friedemann Bach [K-1]

Suite in A major, BWV 824 []

Annelise Pflugbeil (Clavichord)

Cantate T 72099F

c1960

LP / TT:

Recorded at Studio Teldec, Berlin-Lichterfelde, Germany.

5

Musik zu Bach für Orchester [K-1]

 

Suite in A minor, BWV 818a [16:00]

Ruth Zechlin (Harpsichord)

Berlin, DDR: Nova

1969

LP / TT: 51:36

Aufnahmen des Rundfunks der DDR.

Complete Recordings - 1970-1979

6

J.S. Bach: Suites inedites pour clavecin [K-8]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818a
Suite in E-flat major, BWV 819
Overture (Suite) in F major, BWV 820
Suite in F minor, BWV 823

János Sebestyén (Hapsichord)

Centre Culturel de Valprivas

c1970 (?) (published: Nov 1975.)

LP / TT:

Recorded at the Angelicum studio in Milan, Italy.

7

Bach On The Clavichord [K-1]

Suite in F minor, BWV 823 []

Michael Thomas (Clavichord) [his own made clavichord]

Oryx BACH-1231

c1970

LP / TT:

 

8

Bach: Suites for Harpsichord (Bach-2000 Vol. 104) [A-8]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818a [14:39]
Alternative Sarabande Simple - Suite in a Minor BWV 818 [3:21]
Alternative Sarabande Double - Suite in a Minor BWV 818 [2:26]
Suite in E Flat, BWV 819 [13:57]
Alternative Allemande De La Suite BWV 819a [3:30]
Suite in B Flat BWV 821 [11:25]

Zuzana Ruzickova (Harpsichord)

LP Eterna 827 558 (from Supraphon)
Teldec (from Erato)

1975

LP / TT:
CD / TT:

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9

Bach: Partita Nr. 6 e-moll BWV 830; Suite a-moll BWV 818a [K-1]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818a [15:30]

Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)

Melodiya / Melodia - Eurodisc

Oct 1, 1979

LP / TT: 47:13

Recorded at the Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatory, Russia.

Complete Recordings - 1980-1989

10

Bach: The Keyboard Album [K-9]

Suite in F minor, BWV 823 [1:41, 2:58, 1:39]
Suite in A major, BWV 824 [8:43]

Rosalyn Tureck (Piano)

Sony Classical

Apr 1981

CD / TT: 65:44

Recorded at 30th Street Studios, New York City, NY, USA.
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11

J.S. Bach: French Suites BWV 812-819 [K-1]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818a
Suite in E flat major, BWV 819 []
Allemande, BWV 819a []

Christopher Hogwood (Harpsichord)

L’Oiseau-Lyre / Decca

1984

2-CD / 134:20

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12

Robert Riefling Interprets Bach [K-6]

From Suite (Fragment) in F minor, BWV 823: Sarabande [3:00], Gigue [1:40]

Robert Riefling (Piano) [Steinway & Sons grand piano)

Simax Classics

Jun 10-11, 1986

CD / TT: 58:17

Recorded at the Assembly Hall of the University of Oslo, Norway.
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13

J.S. Bach: Five Harpsichord Suites [K-1]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818a [12:43]
Suite in E flat major, BWV 819a [16:21]
Suite in F minor, BWV 823 [7:05]

Robert Hill (Harpsichord)

Music & Arts

May 1988

CD / TT: 62:24

Recorded at Biddle Music Building, Duke Univeristy, Durham, NC, USA.
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14

Bach: Keyboard Works, 1700-1710 [K-1]
Bach Edition Vol. 3 - Keyboard Works Vol. 1 [Box Set] [B-1]

Overture (Suite) in F major, BWV 820 [8:01]
Suite in B flat major, BWV 821 [8:31]
Ouverture (Suite) in G minor, BWV 822 [13:38]
Suite in F minor, BWV 823 [6:26]

Christiane Wuyts (Hapsichord) [Henri Hemsch - 1754; Jacques Goermans - 1774]

Autographe
Brilliant Classics

1988

3-CD / TT: 205:09
11-CD / TT:

Recorded at Digipro Brussels, Belgium.
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15

J.S. Bach: Suites de Clavecin [K-2]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818a []
Suite in E flat major, BWV 819a []

Emer Buckley (Harpsichord)

Harmonia Mundi

1989

CD / TT: 60:51

Recorded at St. Martin du Méjan, Arles, France.

Complete Recordings - 1990-1999

16

J.S. Bach: French Suites [K-2]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818a [15:14]
Suite in E flat major, BWV 819a [19:48]

Davitt Moroney (Harpsichord)

Virgin Classics

May 1990

2-CD / TT: 144:09

Recorded at Château de Creulllet, Creully, Normandy, France.
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17

J.S. Bach: 8 Suites In French Style BWV 812-819 [K-3]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818a []
Suite in E flat major, BWV 819a []

Lars Ulrik Mortensen (Harpsichord)

Kontrapunkt 32103/04

1992 ?

2-CD / TT:

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18

J.S. Bach: From the W.F. Bach Notebook [K-7]

Suite in A major, BWV 824 [7:28]

Wolfgang Rübsam (Piano)

Naxos

Oct 1994

CD / TT: 67:03

Recorded at Orum Hall, Valparaiso, Indiana, USA.
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19

Bach: Clavierwerke [K-1]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818a [13:37]

Wolfgang Glüxam (Harpsichord) [Frankoflämisch - Willem Kroesbergen, Utrect 1986]

ORF Alte Musik

Jan 1995

CD / TT: 71:20

Recorded at Großer Sendesaal, Funkhaus, Vienna, Austria.
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20

J.S. Bach: French Suites [K-1]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818a [15:57]
Suite in E flat major, BWV 819 [18:45]
Suite in F minor, BWV 823 [5:58]

Ilton Wjuniski (Harpsichord)

GM Recordings

Jan 1995

2-CD / TT: 148:18

Recorded at Regis College, Weston, MA, USA.
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21

J.S. Bach: Cembalowerke · Harpsichord Works [K-2]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818a []
Suite in F minor, BWV 823 []

Christine Schornsheim (Harpsichord)

Capriccio

1995

CD / TT:

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22

The Complete Keyboard Works of J.S. Bach Vol. 14: Toccatas; Overture; Aria Variata; Adagio; 4 Duets; Capriccio [K-14]

Overture (Suite) in F major, BWV 820 [9:35]

João Carlos Martins (Piano)

Concord Concerto / Labor Records / Tomato Music

Apr 1996

CD / TT:

Recorded at Salle Bulgaria, Sofia, Bulgaria.
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23

Andreas Bach Manuscript [K-6]

Overtrure (Suite) in F major, BWV 820 [7:52]

Joseph Payne (Harpsichord) [by William Dowd (Paris) in the Flemish style; a = 415 Hz. Temperament: Werckmeister III]

Discover International

Oct 1997; Aug 1997

CD / TT: 60:00

Recorded in Thuringia & Saxony, Germany; Nidau, Switzerland.

24

J.S. Bach: Keyboard Suites, Vol. 1 - Early Suites (1700-1709) [K-2]

Overture (Suite) in F major, BWV 820 [10:29]
Suite in G minor, BWV 822 [17:36]
Suite in F minor, BWV 823 [9:17]

Andrea Padova (Piano)

Stradivarius

May 11-13, 1998

CD / TT: 78:30

Recorded at SR Studio III, Milan, Italy.
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25

Bach: Works for Lute-Harpsichord (Edition Bachakademie Vol. 109) [K-3]
Bach: Keyboard Works 1, Box 8 [Box Set]
[B-4]

Suite in F minor, BWV 823 [6:48]

Robert Hill (Lute-Harpsichord)

Hänssler

Sep 1998

CD / TT: 71:46
8-CD / TT:

Recorded at Kirche St. Fides und Markus, Freiburg-Sölden, Germany.
Discussions: Lute Works - played by Robert Hill (Lute-Harpsichord)
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26

Bach: A La Maniera Italiana [K-1]

Suite in F minor, BWV 823 [7:40]

Rinaldo Alessandrini (Harpsichord)

Opus 111

Feb 1999

CD / TT: 77:17

Recorded at Lutherian Church of St. Peter, Paris, France.
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27

Bach: Clavier Book for Wilhelm Friedemann Bach [K-3]

Suite in A major, BWV 824 [8:56]

Joseph Payne (Harpsichord, Clavichord, Organ)

Hänssler

Feb-Mar 1999

2-CD / TT: 125:58

Recorded in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.
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28

Bach: Harpsichord Music by the Young Johann Sebastian Bach, Vol. 1 (Edition Bachakademie Vol. 102) [K-4]
Bach: Keyboard Works 1, Box 8 [Box Set] [B-4]

Overture (Suite) in F major, BWV 820 [8:38]

Robert Hill (Harpsichord)

Hänssler

Mar 1999

CD / TT: 69:54
8-CD / TT:

Recorded at Kath. Pfarrkirche Oberried, Germany.
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29

Bach: Harpsichord Music by the Young Johann Sebastian Bach, Vol. 2 (Edition Bachakademie Vol. 103) [K-5]
Bach: Keyboard Works 1, Box 8 [Box Set] [B-4]

Suite in B flat major, BWV 821 [9:24]
Suite in G minor, BWV 822 [13:11]

Robert Hill (Harpsichord)

Hänssler

Mar 1999

2-CD / TT: 107:00
8-CD / TT:

Recorded at Kath. Pfarrkirche Oberried, Germany.
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30

Bach: Concerto, Fantasia & Fugue - Keyboard Works From The Weimar Period (Edition Bachakademie Vol. 105) [K-6]
Bach: Keyboard Works 1, Box 8 [Box Set] [B-4]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818a [14:19]

Robert Hill (Harpsichord)

Hänssler

Oct 1999

CD / TT: 52:27
8-CD / TT:

Recorded at Kath. Pfarrkirche Oberried/Breisgau, Germany.
Review: Bach Harpsichord Discs from Hill and Suzuki
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31

Bach: Bach as Teacher - Keyboard Works from the Cöthen Period (Edition Bachakademie Vol. 107) [K-7]
Bach: Keyboard Works 1, Box 8 [Box Set] [B-4]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818 [12:45]
Suite in E flat major, BWV 819a [16:31]

Robert Hill (Lute-Harpsichord [CD-1] & Clavichord [CD- 2])

Hänssler

Oct-Nov 1999

2-CD / TT 122:53
8-CD / TT:

Recorded at Kath. Pfarrkirche Oberried/Breisgau, Germany.
Review: “Bach as Teacher” from Robert Hill
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32

Bach: Sonatas, Suites, Fantasias [K-8]
Bach Edition Vol. 13 - Keyboard Works Vol. 2 [Box Set] [B-2]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818a [14:41]

Pieter-Jan Belder (Harpsichord)

Brillant Classics

Nov 1999

CD / TT: 76:03
12-CD / TT:

Recorded at Maria Minor, Utrecht, Holland.
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33

Bach: Suites, Fantasias, Preludes & Fugues [K-9]
Bach Edition Vol. 13 - Keyboard Works Vol. 2 [Box Set] [B-2]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818 [14:23]
Suite in E flat major, BWV 819 [16:34]

Pieter-Jan Belder (Harpsichord)

Brillant Classics

Nov 1999

CD / TT: 76:45
12-CD / TT:

Recorded at Maria Minor, Utrecht, Holland.
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34

Les Nouveaux Interprètes - Céline Frisch, Clavecin: J.S. Bach [K-1]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818a [12:23]

Céline Frisch (Harpsichord) [by Anthony Sidey]

Harmonia Mundi France

Nov 1999

CD / TT: 63:17

Recorded at Studio 103 de la Maison de Radio France.
Review: Bach Harpsichord Works from Céline Frisch
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35

J.S. Bach Album-2 [K-3]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818a []

Shin-ichiro Nakano (Harpsichord)

MS

1999

CD, DVD / TT:

 

Complete Recordings - 2000-2009

36

J.S. Bach: The Six Sonatas for Violin & Harpsichord, Vol. 1 [H-1]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818a [14:43]

Colin Tilney (Harpsichord)

Dorian

Aug-Sep 2000

CD / TT: 58:52

Recorded at Weston Parish Church, Weston, Herts, England.
Review: Comberti and Tilney Record Bach's Sonatas for Violin & Harpsichord
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37

J.S. Bach: The Six Sonatas for Violin & Harpsichord, Vol. 2 [H-2]

Suite in E flat major, BWV 819a [14:21]

Colin Tilney (Harpsichord)

Dorian

Aug-Sep 2000

CD / TT: 71:25

Recorded at Weston Parish Church, Weston, Herts, England.
Review: Comberti and Tilney Record Bach's Sonatas for Violin & Harpsichord
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38

Bach & Silbermann [K-2]

 

Suite in A minor, BWV 818a [12:46]

Gerald Hambitzer (Harpsichord) [copy after Gottfried Silbermann c1740 by Martin-Christian Schmidt]

Christophorus CHR-77274

Sep 13-17, 2000

CD / TT: 74:52

Recorded at Ev.-reform. Kirche, Bützow, Germany.
See: Review of this album in Early Music by Bradley Lehman
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39

J.S. Bach, “A la française” - Four Harpsichord Suites / Clavichord Pieces [K-2]

Suite in A Minor, BWV 818a []
Suite in E-Flat Major, BWV 819 []
Suite in F Minor, BWV 823 []

Olivier Baumont (Harpsichord)

Erato

2000

CD / TT: 51:59

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40

Bach or not Bach / Early Harpsichord Works - Authenticity Disputed [K-1]

Suite in B flat major, BWV 821 [11:19]

Christian Rieger (Harpsichord)

Glissando

2000

CD / TT: 73:43

Review: Bach or not Bach?
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41

J.S. Bach: Complete Organ Works, Vol. 15: The Rinck Chorales [R-15]

Overture (Suite) in F major, BWV 820 [9:49]

Kevin Bowyer (Organ) [Marcussen & Son - 1962/87]

Nimbus

Mar 2001

2-CD / TT: 148:02

Recorded at Sct. Hans Kirke, Odense, Denmark.
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42

J.S. Bach: French Suites [K-6]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818a [15:38]
Suite in E flat major, BWV 819a [19:47]

Masaaki Suzuki (Harpsichord)

BIS

Feb 2002

2-CD / TT: 140:08

Recorded at Kobe Shoin Women's University, Japan.
Review: Bach’s French Suites from Suzuki
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43

Bach: Fantasia and Fugue in A minor · Aria Variatia · Sonata in D major · Suite in F minor [K-11]

Suite in F minor, BWV 823 [8:26]

Angela Hewitt (Piano)

Hyperion

Feb 2004

CD / TT: 67:42

Recorded at Henry Wood Hall, London, England.
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44

J.S. Bach: Klavierbüchlein für Wilhelm Friedemann [K-6]

Suite in A major, BWV 824 [7:31]

Christophe Rousset (Harpsichord)

Ambroisie

Nov 2004

2-CD / TT: 103:41

Recorded at Musée d'Art & d'Histoire de Neuchâtel, Switzerland.
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45

J.S. Bach: Französische Suiten Vol. 1 [K-3]

Suite in A minor BWV 818a [16:01]

Monica Leone (Piano)

ProClassica

2004 ?

CD / TT: 74:02

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46

J.S. Bach: Französische Suiten Vol. 2 [K-4]

Suite in E flat major, BWV 819 [13:26]

Monica Leone (Piano)

ProClassica

2004 ?

CD / TT: 77:54

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47

Playing From Bach's Fancy [K-2]

Suite in E flat major, BWV 819a: Menuets in Eb & eb minor []

Bradley Lehman (Harpsichord)

LaripS

Mar 11-13, 2005

CD / TT: 77:00

Recorded at Goshen College, Goshen, Indiana, USA.
Further info at: LaripS.com

48

J.S. Bach: Frühwerke · Early Works [K-4]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818a [14:02]

Andreas Staier (Harpsichord)

Harmonia Mundi France

Aug-Sep 2006

CD / TT: 65:30

Recorded at Teldex Studio, Berlin, Germany.
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49

J.S. Bach: Keyboard Music Vol. 2 [K-2]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818a []
Suite in F minor, BWV 823 []

Ingrid Blatter (Piano)

Music Studio

2008

CD / TT:

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50

J.S. Bach: Concerto Italiano [K-6]

Suite in F minor, BWV 823 [7:02]

Ramin Bahrami (Piano)

Decca 476-6489

2008 [P]

CD / TT: 53:14

Recorded at…

51

Jacob Katsnelson plays J.S. Bach [K-2]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818a [14:09]

Jacob Katsnelson (Piano)

Quartz QTZ-2084

Oct 2009

CD / TT: 60:29

Recorded at the headguorters of the Steingraeber und Soehne piano manufacturer, Bayreuth, Germany.
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Complete Recordings - 2010-2019

52

1785: Enrico Pieranunzi Plays J.S. Bach, G.F. Handel, D. Scarlatti - Works & Improvisations [K-1]

Suite in A minor, BWV 818 / Improbach 818 [3:44]

Enrico Pieranunzi (Piano)

CAM CAMJ-7837-2

Mar 2010

CD / TT: 53:33

Recorded at Bauer Studios, Ludwigsburg, Germany.
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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (January 2007 - August 2011)
Thanks to contributors: Matthias Hansen (April 2007, June 2007), Teddy Kaufman (May 2007), Bradley Lehman (January 2007), Sebastian Pflugbeil (January 2009), Teri Noel Towe (February 2007)

Suites BWV 818-824: Details | Recordings
Reviews:
Bach Harpsichord Works from Céline Frisch | Bach Harpsichord Discs from Hill and Suzuki | “Bach as Teacher” from Robert Hill | Bach or not Bach? | Bach’s French Suites from Suzuki | Comberti and Tilney Record Bach's Sonatas for Violin & Harpsichord
Discussions:
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