Air on a G String - David Russell (guitar)
Track Listing
  1. Partita for solo flute in A minor, BWV 1013
  2. Cantata No. 156, "Ich steh mit einem Fuss im Grabe," BWV 156 (BC A38): Adagio / Arioso
  3. Fantasia for lute No. 1 in C minor (London MS), WeissSW 9* (Smith 83)
  4. Sonata for lute in G minor (Dresden MS No. 29; London MS No. 19), WeissSW 25 (Smith 159-164, 350): Prelude
  5. Sonata for lute in F major (London MS No. 14), WeissSW 19 (Smith 113-119): Allemande
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  1. Partita for solo flute in A minor, BWV 1013
  2. Cantata No. 156, "Ich steh mit einem Fuss im Grabe," BWV 156 (BC A38): Adagio / Arioso
  3. Fantasia for lute No. 1 in C minor (London MS), WeissSW 9* (Smith 83)
  4. Sonata for lute in G minor (Dresden MS No. 29; London MS No. 19), WeissSW 25 (Smith 159-164, 350): Prelude
  5. Sonata for lute in F major (London MS No. 14), WeissSW 19 (Smith 113-119): Allemande
  6. Work(s): Courente Royale (Sm. 31)
  7. Tombeau sur la mort de Monsieur Comte de Logy, for lute in B flat minor (London MS), WeissSW 20* (Smith 210)
  8. Sonata for lute in G major (London MS No. 16), WeissSW 22 (SMith 134-141): Allegro
  9. Pastorale for organ in F major, BWV 590 (BC J81): Third Movement
  10. Suite for lute in D major ("La prise de Gaeta")
  11. Les Silvains, for harpsichord (Pièces de clavecin, I, 1ère ordre)
  12. Les Tours de passe-passe, for harpsichord (Pièces de clavecin, IV, 22e ordre)
  13. Les Baricades mistérieuses, for harpsichord (Pièces de clavecin, II, 6e ordre)
  14. Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air on the G String
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Guitarist David Russell just keeps getting better and better. He was already a fully formed virtuoso with a clear, warm tone and an effortless technique when he made his major-label debut on Telarc in 1995. And as this 2008 disc called Air on a G String shows, Russell has deepened and mellowed as he's matured. Featuring four works by Johann Sebastian Bach, four by François Couperin, six by Sylvius Leopold Weiss, and an eight-movement suite by Jacques de Saint-Luc, Russell's choice of repertoire is balanced between the well ...

Air on a G String 2008, Telarc Distribution

UPC: 089408069321

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