- CD: Bach's Six English Suites, performed by Edward Parmentier

CD: Bach's Six English Suites, performed by Edward Parmentier

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CD: Johann Sebastian Bach: Six English Suites, performed by Edward Parmentier. 

Recorded by Edward Parmentier on the Museum's harpsichord by Jacques Germain, Paris, 1785. Standard late-18th-century French disposition: two manuals with compass FF to f3; lower manual with quilled 8', a peau de buffle 8' (plucking the same set of strings as the quilled 8'), and 4'; upper manual with 8'; buff to the upper 8'; and shove coupler. Rawlins fund, 1983.  NMM 3327.

Berkeley, California: Wildboar, 2000.  Two (2) CDs, duration 65' and 64'

CD - Bach's Six English Suites

Track List (click links below to hear MP3 excerpts);

CD One:

1.  Suite No. 1 in A major, BWV 806
2.  Suite No. 2 in A minor, BWV 807

Excerpt from Bourree
Excerpt from Sarabande

3.  Suite No. 3 in G minor, BWV 808

 

CD Two:

1.  Suite No. 4 in F major, BWV 809
2.  Suite No. 5 in E minor, BWV 810
3.  Suite No. 6 in D minor, BWV 811

Excerpt from Allemande
Excerpt from Courante