playlist

Best of J.S. Bach

Bask in contrapuntal masterpieces and highlights from larger works by Johann Sebastian Bach.

53 songs (3 hours and 25 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
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Overture (Suite) No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068: II. Air, "Air on a G String"
Capella Istropolitana & Johann Sebastian Bach - BACH, J.S.: Orchestral Suites Nos. 3-5, BWV 1068-1070
5:17
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J.S. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No.3 in G, BWV 1048 - 1. (Allegro)
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Sir Neville Marriner & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach, J.S.: The Brandenburg Concertos etc
6:09
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J.S. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No.3 in G, BWV 1048 - 2. Adagio (BWV 1019a)
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Sir Neville Marriner & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach, J.S.: The Brandenburg Concertos etc
1:42
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J.S. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No.3 in G, BWV 1048 - 3. Allegro
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Sir Neville Marriner & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach, J.S.: The Brandenburg Concertos etc
5:35
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J.S. Bach: Partita for Violin Solo No. 1 in B Minor, BWV 1002 - 1. Allemande
Hilary Hahn - Hilary Hahn plays Bach: Violin Sonatas Nos. 1 & 2; Partita No. 1
7:21
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J.S. Bach: Partita for Violin Solo No. 1 in B Minor, BWV 1002 - 2. Double
Hilary Hahn - Hilary Hahn plays Bach: Violin Sonatas Nos. 1 & 2; Partita No. 1
4:12
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J.S. Bach: Partita for Violin Solo No. 1 in B Minor, BWV 1002 - 3. Courante
Hilary Hahn - Hilary Hahn plays Bach: Violin Sonatas Nos. 1 & 2; Partita No. 1
3:41
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J.S. Bach: Partita for Violin Solo No. 1 in B Minor, BWV 1002 - 4. Double. Presto
Hilary Hahn - Hilary Hahn plays Bach: Violin Sonatas Nos. 1 & 2; Partita No. 1
3:30
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J.S. Bach: Partita for Violin Solo No. 1 in B Minor, BWV 1002 - 5. Sarabande
Hilary Hahn - Hilary Hahn plays Bach: Violin Sonatas Nos. 1 & 2; Partita No. 1
4:01
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J.S. Bach: Partita for Violin Solo No. 1 in B Minor, BWV 1002 - 6. Double
Hilary Hahn - Hilary Hahn plays Bach: Violin Sonatas Nos. 1 & 2; Partita No. 1
3:34
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J.S. Bach: Partita for Violin Solo No. 1 in B Minor, BWV 1002 - 7. Tempo di Bourreé
Hilary Hahn - Hilary Hahn plays Bach: Violin Sonatas Nos. 1 & 2; Partita No. 1
3:26
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J.S. Bach: Partita for Violin Solo No. 1 in B Minor, BWV 1002 - 8. Double
Hilary Hahn - Hilary Hahn plays Bach: Violin Sonatas Nos. 1 & 2; Partita No. 1
3:15
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J.S. Bach: St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244 - Rev. Elgar, Atkins / Pt. One - Chorus: "Come, ye Daughters, Share my Mourning"
The Bach Choir, Thames Chamber Orchestra, Sir David Willcocks, Johann Sebastian Bach & Edward Elgar - Bach, J.S.: St. Matthew Passion
8:34
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J.S. Bach: St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244 - Rev. Elgar, Atkins / Pt. Two - Chorus: "O Sacred Head Surrounded"
The Bach Choir, Thames Chamber Orchestra, Sir David Willcocks, Johann Sebastian Bach & Edward Elgar - Bach, J.S.: St. Matthew Passion
2:29
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J.S. Bach: St. Matthew Passion / Part 2 - Recit/Chorus: "And then, behold, the veil..."
Robert Tear, The Bach Choir, Thames Chamber Orchestra, Sir David Willcocks & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach, J.S.: St. Matthew Passion
3:06
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J.S. Bach: St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244 - Rev. Elgar, Atkins / Pt. Two - Chorus: "In Tears of Grief"
The Bach Choir, Thames Chamber Orchestra, Sir David Willcocks, Johann Sebastian Bach & Edward Elgar - Bach, J.S.: St. Matthew Passion
7:10
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Art of the Fugue, BWV 1080 (Arr. A. Frackenpohl for Brass Quintet): Contrapunctus I
The Canadian Brass & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: The Art of the Fugue
2:41
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Art of the Fugue, BWV 1080 (Arr. A. Frackenpohl for Brass Quintet): Contrapunctus II
The Canadian Brass & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: The Art of the Fugue
2:43
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Art of the Fugue, BWV 1080 (Arr. A. Frackenpohl for Brass Quintet): Contrapunctus III
The Canadian Brass & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: The Art of the Fugue
2:20
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Art of the Fugue, BWV 1080 (Arr. A. Frackenpohl for Brass Quintet): Contrapunctus IV
The Canadian Brass & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: The Art of the Fugue
3:34
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Art of the Fugue, BWV 1080 (Arr. A. Frackenpohl for Brass Quintet): Contrapunctus XIV
The Canadian Brass & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: The Art of the Fugue
6:57
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J.S. Bach: Mass In B Minor, BWV 232 / Kyrie - Christe eleison
Pierrette Alarie, Nan Merriman, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Hermann Scherchen & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: Mass in B minor
4:51
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J.S. Bach: Mass In B Minor, BWV 232 / Gloria - Gloria in excelsis Deo
Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen, Wiener Akademie Kammerchor & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: Mass in B minor
1:56
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J.S. Bach: Mass In B Minor, BWV 232 / Gloria - Et in terra pax
Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen, Wiener Akademie Kammerchor & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: Mass in B minor
5:23
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J.S. Bach: Mass In B Minor, BWV 232 / Gloria - Laudamus te
Nan Merriman, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: Mass in B minor
4:46
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J.S. Bach: Mass In B Minor, BWV 232 / Sanctus - Sanctus
Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen, Wiener Akademie Kammerchor & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: Mass in B minor
7:14
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J.S. Bach: Mass In B Minor, BWV 232 / Sanctus - Osanna in excelsis (I)
Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Hermann Scherchen, Wiener Akademie Kammerchor & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: Mass in B minor
2:50
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J.S. Bach: Mass In B Minor, BWV 232 / Agnus Dei - Agnus Dei
Nan Merriman, Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Hermann Scherchen & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: Mass in B minor
5:29
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J.S. Bach: Mass In B Minor, BWV 232 / Agnus Dei - Dona nobis pacem
Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Hermann Scherchen, Wiener Akademie Kammerchor & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: Mass in B minor
3:59
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Toccata & Fugue in D Minor, BWV 565: Toccata
E. Power Biggs & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: Works for Organ
2:28
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Toccata & Fugue in D Minor, BWV 565: Fugue
E. Power Biggs & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: Works for Organ
5:56
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Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Aria
Glenn Gould & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
1:53
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Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 1 a 1 Clav. (1955 Version)
Glenn Gould & Johann Sebastian Bach - Best of Glenn Gould's Bach
0:45
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Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 2 a 1 Clav. (1955 Version)
Glenn Gould & Johann Sebastian Bach - A State of Wonder: The Complete Goldberg Variations, BWV 988 (Recorded 1955 & 1981)
0:37
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Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 4 a 1 Clav. (1955 Version)
Glenn Gould & Johann Sebastian Bach - A State of Wonder: The Complete Goldberg Variations, BWV 988 (Recorded 1955 & 1981)
0:29
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Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 2 a 1 Clav. (1955 Version)
Glenn Gould & Johann Sebastian Bach - A State of Wonder: The Complete Goldberg Variations, BWV 988 (Recorded 1955 & 1981)
0:37
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Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 7 a 1 ovvero 2 Clav. (1955 Version)
Glenn Gould & Johann Sebastian Bach - The 1955 Goldberg Variations - Birth of a Legend
1:08
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Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 8 a 2 Clav. (1955 Version)
Glenn Gould & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
0:45
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Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 10. Fughetta. a 1 Clav. (1955 Version)
Glenn Gould & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
0:54
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Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 12. Canone alla Quarta (1955 Version)
Glenn Gould & Johann Sebastian Bach - A State of Wonder: The Complete Goldberg Variations, BWV 988 (Recorded 1955 & 1981)
0:55
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Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 13 a 2 Clav. (1955 Version)
Glenn Gould & Johann Sebastian Bach - A State of Wonder: The Complete Goldberg Variations, BWV 988 (Recorded 1955 & 1981)
2:10
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Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 14 a 2 Clav. (1955 Version)
Glenn Gould & Johann Sebastian Bach - The 1955 Goldberg Variations - Birth of a Legend
0:58
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Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 15. Canone alla Quinta. a 1 Clav. Andante (1955 Version)
Glenn Gould & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
2:16
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Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 18. Canone alla Sesta. a 1 Clav. (1955 Version)
Glenn Gould & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
0:46
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Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 19 a 1 Clav. (1955 Version)
Glenn Gould & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
0:42
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Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 30. Quodlibet. a 1 Clav. (1955 Version)
Glenn Gould & Johann Sebastian Bach - Sony Classical - Great Performances, 1903-1998
0:48
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Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 24. Canone all' Ottava. a 1 Clav. (1955 Version)
Glenn Gould & Johann Sebastian Bach - A State of Wonder: The Complete Goldberg Variations, BWV 988 (Recorded 1955 & 1981)
0:56
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Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 25 a 2 Clav. (1955 Version)
Glenn Gould & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
6:28
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Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Variation 28 a 2 Clav. (1955 Version)
Glenn Gould & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
1:10
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Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Aria da capo (1955 Version)
Glenn Gould & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
2:13
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Trio Sonata No. 6 in G Major, BWV 530: I. Vivace
Yo-Yo Ma, Chris Thile & Edgar Meyer & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach Trios
3:12
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Trio Sonata No. 6 in G Major, BWV 530: II. Lento
Yo-Yo Ma, Chris Thile & Edgar Meyer & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach Trios
6:08
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Trio Sonata No. 6 in G Major, BWV 530: III. Allegro
Yo-Yo Ma, Chris Thile & Edgar Meyer & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach Trios
2:58