Perpetual Motion - Béla Fleck
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  1. Sonata for keyboard in C major, K. 159 (L. 104) "La caccia"
  2. Two-Part Invention, for keyboard No. 13 in A minor, BWV 784 (BC L54)
  3. Doctor Gradus ad Parnassum
  4. Mazurka for piano No. 38 in F sharp minor, Op. 59/3, CT. 88
  5. Prelude
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  1. Sonata for keyboard in C major, K. 159 (L. 104) "La caccia"
  2. Two-Part Invention, for keyboard No. 13 in A minor, BWV 784 (BC L54)
  3. Doctor Gradus ad Parnassum
  4. Mazurka for piano No. 38 in F sharp minor, Op. 59/3, CT. 88
  5. Prelude
  6. Etude for piano No. 4 in C sharp minor, Op. 10/4, CT. 17
  7. Mazurka for piano No. 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 6/1, CT. 51
  8. Three-Part Invention (Sinfonia), for keyboard No. 10 in G major, BWV 79
  9. Melody in E flat major
  10. Presto No. 1 in G minor after Bach
  11. Prelude
  12. Three-Part Invention (Sinfonia), for keyboard No. 15 in B minor, BWV 80
  13. Moto perpetuo, for violin & guitar (or orchestra) in C major, Op. 11, M
  14. Sonata for keyboard in D minor, K. 213 (L. 108) "The Lover"
  15. Two-Part Invention, for keyboard No. 6 in E major, BWV 777 (BC L47)
  16. Adagio sostenuto
  17. Two-Part Invention, for keyboard No. 11 in G minor, BWV 782 (BC L52)
  18. Variations (7) on "God Save the King," for piano in C major, WoO 78
  19. Three-Part Invention (Sinfonia), for keyboard No. 7 in E minor, BWV 793
  20. Bluegrass Version for banjo & guitar
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Banjo virtuoso Béla Fleck has certainly broken more boundaries than any other picker in recent memory, from his early days performing bluegrass-inspired folk compositions on Rounder in the late '70s to his quirky jazz freak-outs with the Flecktones throughout the '90s. In late 2001, this peculiar innovator released an album of banjo interpretations of classical works by Bach, Chopin, and Scarlatti. Before classical purists roll their eyes, they must remember that the banjo hasn't always been seen as the instrument of choice ...

Perpetual Motion 2001, Sony Classical

UPC: 696998961029

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