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Wonderful Interpretation of Bach Cello Suits

Advantages: to add great music in to your collection
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Steven Isserlis is an outstanding cellist. When you listen his playing alive, which I did, you can see how he captures you with his playing. I am a professional viola player for twenty years. I have listened many recordings of Bach cello suites from Rost ...

burcuextramoney 16.04.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Bach: Cello Suites

Songs Without Words

Advantages: Outstanding playing, interesting repertoire
Disadvantages: Full price disc

...This disc from Murray Perahia on the Sony label is quite simply one of the best solo piano discs to be released in recent years. Containing four Bach/Busoni transcriptions, excerpts from Mendelssohn's Songs Without Words and some of Liszt's transcripti ...

Caroline_Hodgson 28.08.2000 · Read full review

Review of Songs Without Words

JS Bach

Advantages: Great piano playing of a great Bach composition.
Disadvantages: None

One of Gould's final recordings, this is probably the definitive piano version of Bach's keyboard masterpiece. Gould runs the theme & thirty variations as a unified whole. His playing is characterised by clear fast passages, crisp ornaments and controlled ...

johndoc 25.09.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Bach: The Goldberg Variations