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Well-Tempered Clavier Book II, BWV 870-893
Recordings - Part 4

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

Complete Recordings - 1970-1979

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J.S. Bach: Das Wohltemeprierte Klavier [K-1]

WTC 1: 24 Preludes & Fugues BWV 846-869 []
WTC 2: 24 Preludes & Fugues BWV 870-893 []

Pierre Auclert (Piano) [Steinway]

Edici 003 101/104

Sep 1970

4-LP / TT:

 

22

J.S. Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book Two [K-6]

WTC 2: 24 Preludes & Fugues BWV 870-893

Jörg Demus (Piano)

Westminster / Intercord 29307-6
MCA Classics

1971

3-LP / TT:
2-CD / TT: 141:17

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23

J.S. Bach: Well-Tempered Clavier [A-4]

WTC 2: 24 Preludes & Fugues BWV 870-893 []

Zuzana Ruzickova (Harpsichord)

Erato
Musical Heritage Society

1971

4-LP / TT:
5-LP / TT:

1st recording of WTC 2 by Z. Ruzickova.
Review: WTC Ruzickova

24

Bach: Well-Tempered Clavier, Book II [K-5]
J.S. Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier [Box Set] [B-1]

WTC 2: 24 Preludes & Fugues BWV 870-893 [147:16]

Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)

Melodiya / Eterna
RCA Red Seal / Olympia
RCA

Aug-Sep 1972; Feb 1973

3-LP / TT
2-CD / TT: 147:16
4-CD / TT: 266:47

Recorded at Schloß Klesheim, Salzburg, Austria. 
1st recording of WTC 2 by Sv. Richter.
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25

Bach: The Well-tempered Clavier Bk 2 [K-6]


WTC 2: 24 Preludes & Fugues BWV 870-893

Friedrich Gulda (Piano)

Philips (from MPS) / RussianDVD

May 1973

2-CD / TT: 152:13

Recorded at MPS-Tonstudio, Villingen, Germany
Review: Gulda’s Well-Tempered Clavier Book II (2 Parts)
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26

Bach: Well-Tempered Clavier, Book II [K-18]

WTC 2: 24 Preludes & Fugues BWV 870-893

Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)

Victor (J) VICC 60073/4

Jul 26-28, 1973

2-CD / TT:

Recorded in Innsbruck, Austria.
2nd recording of WTC 2 by Sv. Richter.

27

J.S. Bach: Das Wohltemperierte Klavier II [K-6]

WTC 2: 24 Preludes & Fugues BWV 870-893

Gustav Leonhardt (Harpsichord)

Deutsche Harmonia Mundi

1973

2-CD / TT:

Recorded at Schloß Kirchheim, Cedernsaal.
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28

J.S. Bach: Das Wohltemperierte Klavier, Books I & II [K-14]

WTC 2: 24 Preludes & Fugues BWV 870-893 []

Tatiana Nikolayeva (Piano)

Scribendum

1973

4-CD / TT: 285:20

Recorded in Moscow, Russia.
1st recording of WTC 2 by T. Nikolayeva.
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29

J.S. Bach: Keyboard Works
Bach: Well-Tempered Clavier [Box-Set]
[K-2]

WTC 2: 24 Preludes & Fugues BWV 870-893 []

Takahiro Sonoda (Piano)

Denon

1973 ?

7-CD / TT:

1st recording of WTC 2 by T. Sonoda.
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30

Bach : The Well-Tempered Clavier Book 2 [K-5]

WTC 2: 24 Preludes & Fugues BWV 870-893

Anthony Newman (Harpsichord, Clavichord, Organ)

Columbia / CBS Sony

Jan-Mar, 1974

2-LP / TT:

Recorded in New York, NY, USA.

31

J.S. Bach: Well-Temered Clavier, Book 2 [K-8]

WTC 2: 24 Preludes & Fugues BWV 870-893 []

Helmut Walcha (Harpsichord) [Jean-Henri Hemsch (2-manual), Paris 1755/6 - restored by Claude Mercier-Ythier 1970, 8,8,4, + harp stop]

Archiv Produktion

Sep 1974

2-CD / TT:

Recorded at Eglise Evangèlique Allemande, Rue Blanche, Paris, France.
2nd recording of WTC 2 by H. Walcha. 
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32

J.S. Bach: Le Clavier bien tempéré Intégrale [K-1]

WTC 2: 24 Preludes & Fugues BWV 870-893 [120:12]

Louis Thiry (Organ)

Arion / Bolshoi/BMG

1975

4-CD / TT: 252:12

Recorded at Église Réformée d'Auteuil, Paris, France.
Review: Louis Thiry's WTC (organ)
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33

J.S. Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 2 [K-7]

WTC 2: 24 Preludes & Fugues BWV 870-893 [167:24]

Rosalyn Tureck (Piano)

BBC Legends

1976

3-CD / TT: 173:26

Recorded at BBC Concert Hall Studios, London.
2nd Recording of WTby R. Tureck. 
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34

J.S. Bach: Das Wohltemperiertes Klavier I i II svezak [K-1]

WTC 2: 24 Preludes & Fugues BWV 870-893 []

Ranko Filjak (Piano) [WTC 1: Nos.6, 8, 10, 20, 23; WTC 2: Nos: 5, 7, 11, 14]
Pavica Gvozdić (Piano) [WTC 1: Nos. 1-5; WTC 2: Nos: 4, 12, 16, 18, 19]
Vladimir Krpan (Piano) [WTC 1: Nos. 12, 13, 16, 19; WTC 2: Nos: 3, 6, 15, 21, 24]
Jurica Murai (Piano) [WTC 1: Nos. 7, 11, 14, 15, 18; WTC 2: Nos: 1, 9, 13, 17, 22]
Stjepan Radić (Piano) [WTC 1: Nos. 9, 17, 21, 22, 24; WTC 2: Nos. 2, 8, 10, 20, 23]

Jugoton LSY-61281-61286

1976-1977

6-LP / TT:

Recorded at Jugoton Studio, Zagreb, Yugoslavia.



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Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier: Book 2 [K-2]

WTC 2: 24 Preludes & Fugues BWV 870-893

Edelgard Walch (Harpsichord)

Euphoria 2090/2

1977

3-LP / TT:

 

36

J.S. Bach: Well Tempered Clavier, Book 2 [K-1]

WTC 2: 24 Preludes & Fugues BWV 870-893

Betty Oberacker (Piano)

Klavier Records

1979

2-LP / TT:

 

The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (February 2007 - October 2011)
Thanks to contributors: Matthias Hansen (April 2007, June 2007), Teddy Kaufman (January 2007)

Well Tempered Clavier Book I, BWV 846-869: 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 | Part 6
Reviews of Individual Recordings:
WTC I - D. Barenboim [D. Satz] | WTC I - D. Barenboim [P. Bright] | WTC I - L. Beausejouir & A. Vieru | WTC I - T. Fellner | WTC I - E. Fischer | WTC I - M. Horszowski | WTC I - C. Jaccottet | WTC I - R. Kirkpatrick | WTC I - T. Koopman | WTC I - W. Landowska | WTC I - R. Levin | WTC I - O. Mustonen | WTC I - E. Parmentier | WTC I - S. Richter | WTC I - S. Schepkin
General Discussions:
Part 1
Discussions of Individual Recordings:
WTC I - T. Fellner
Well Tempered Clavier Book II, BWV 870-893: 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 | Part 6 | Part 7 | Part 8 | Part 9
Reviews of Individual Recordings:
WTC II - D. Barenboim [P. Bright] | WTC II - G. Cooper | WTC II - F. Gulda | WTC II - A. Hewitt | WTC II - R. Kirkpatrick | WTC II - J. Middleton
General Discussions:
Part 1
Well Tempered Clavier Books I&II, BWV 846-893:
Reviews of Individual Recordings:
WTC I&II - B.v. Asperen, S. Ross & G. Wilson | WTC I&II - E. Crochet | WTC I&II - O. Dantone | WTC I&II - S. Feinberg | WTC I&II - A. Hewitt | WTC II&II - T. Nikolayeva | WTC II&II - L. Thiry [N. Halliday] | WTC I&II - Z. Ruzickova

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