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Lukas Foss
Bach's Instrumental Works

Contents

Recordings of Solo Keyboard Works
Recordings of Chamber Works
Recordings of Orchestral Works
Recordings of Musical Offering & Art of Fugue
Recordings of Vocal Works

Lukas Foss - Short Biography

Piano Transcriptions: Works | Recordings
Other Arrangements/Transcriptions: Works | Recordings

Recordings

Recordings of Solo Keyboard Works

K-1

J.S. Bach: Three-Part Inventions

Three-Part Inventions (Sinfonias) (15), BWV 787-801 []

Lukas Foss (Piano)

Decca DL-9634

Early 1950’s

LP / TT:

 

K-2

New 'Goldberg Variations' at Gilmore

 

12 musicians composed a new piece, based on Bach's Goldberg Variations BWV 988. Among them:
Bright Sheng: 'Variation Fugato' (2003) [4:00]
Derek Bermel: 'Kontraphunktus' (2004) [3:00]
David Del Tredici: 'My Goldberg (Gymnopedie) []
Lukas Foss: 'Goldmore Variation' []
Fred Hersch: 'Melancholy Minuet' []
Fred Lerdahl: Chasing Goldberg, for piano (2004) [3:00]

Gilbert Kalish (Piano)

Gilmore International Keyboard Festival

May 2, 2004

Web /

Comissioned by and performed at The Gilmore International Keyboard Festival in Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA.
1st recording of the work.
Listen to some of these variations at: NPR

K-3

Thirteen ways of looking at J.S. Bach's Goldberg variations

 

Thirteen ways of looking at J.S. Bach's Goldberg Variations BWV 988 [50:00]
Goldberg variations BWV 988: Aria []
C. Curtis-Smith: Rube Goldberg Variation []
Jennifer Higdon: The Gilmore Variation []
Mischa Sarche Zupko: Ghost Variation []
Stanley Walden: Fantasy Variation []
Bright Sheng: Variation Fugato []
Derek Bermel: Kontraphunktus []
Goldberg variations BWV 988. Variation 13 []
David Del Tredici: My Goldberg (Gymnopedie #1) []
Fred Lerdahl: Chasing Goldberg []
William Bolcom: Yet another Goldberg variation (for left hand alone) (Canon Inversa) []
Lukas Foss: Goldmore Variation []
Ralf Gothoni: Variation on Variation with Variation []
Fred Hersch: Melancholy Minuet []
Goldberg variations BWV 988: Aria (reprise) []

Gilbert Kalish (Piano)

The Boston Conservatory piano masters series

2005

2-CD / TT: 109:00

Recorded at Boston Conservatory, MA, USA.
2nd recording of the work.

Recordings of Orchestral Works

O-1

Adolf Busch Plays Bach and Beethoven

Concerto for violin, strings & continuo No. 1 in A minor, BWV 1041 [16:03]

Adolf Busch

Busch Chamber Players

Adolf Busch (Violin); Lukas Foss (Continuo)

Music & Arts

Mar 26, 1943

CD / TT: 71:03

Recorded at Town Hall, New York, NY, USA.
Other works: by L.v. Beethoven.
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O-2

Brandenburg concerto no. 2 in F major; Brandenburg Concerto no. 5 in D major [78 rpm]
Koussevitzky Conducts Bach [CD]

Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D major, BWV 1050 [21:48]

Serge Koussevitzky

Boston Symphony Orchestra

Lukas Foss (Piano); Richard Burgin (Violin); Georges Laurent (Flute)

HMV DB-6764-6767.
Pearl

1946

4 x 78 rpm
3-CD / TT: 184:50

Other works: w/o L. Foss.
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O-4

Bach Piano Concertos 1/5

Concerto for harpsichord, strings & continuo No. 1 in D minor, BWV 1052 []
Concerto for harpsichord, strings & continuo No. 5 in F minor, BWV 1056 []

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Zimbler String Sinfonietta

Lukas Foss (Piano)

Brunswick AXTL-1012
Decca DL 9601.

1952

LP / TT: ~ 50:00

 

O-5

Piano concerti

Concerto for harpsichord, strings & continuo No. 1 in D minor, BWV 1052 []
Concerto for harpsichord, strings & continuo No. 5 in F minor, BWV 1056 []

Lukas Foss

Jerusalem Symphony Chamber Orchestra

Lukas Foss (Piano)

Vox Turnabout

1974

LP / TT:

 

O-3

Foss Plays Bach

Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D major, BWV 1050 []
Concerto for harpsichord, strings & continuo No. 1 in D minor, BWV 1052 []
Concerto for harpsichord, strings & continuo No. 5 in F minor, BWV 1056 []

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Elysium String Quartet

Lukas Foss (Piano); Elizabeth Mann (Flute); John Feeney (Double Bass)

Elysium Records

1999

CD / TT: 54:00

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Recordings of Musical Offering & Art of Fugue

A-1

Bach-Malloch: The Art Of Fuging

Die Kunst der Fuge BWV 1080, arranged by William Malloch

Lukas Foss

California Boy's Choir (Chorus Master: Douglas Neslund) / Sheffield Ensemble (40 string, woodwind, and percussion players)

Sheffield Lab

May 1977

CD / TT: 66:31

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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (January 2007 - March 2013)
Thanks to contributors: Teddy Kaufman (July 2007), Farhan Malik (October 2011)

Lukas Foss: Short Biography | Recordings of Instrumental Works
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