The Bach Book: 40th Anniversary Album ()

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The Bach Book: 40th Anniversary Album - Jacques Loussier Trio
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  1. Prelude No. 1 in C Major (From the Well-Tempered Clavier, BMV 846)
  2. Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major, BMV 1050 I. Allegro
  3. Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major, BMV 1050 II. Affettuoso
  4. Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major, BMV 1050 III. Allegro
  5. Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (Chorale from Cantata No. 147)
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  1. Prelude No. 1 in C Major (From the Well-Tempered Clavier, BMV 846)
  2. Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major, BMV 1050 I. Allegro
  3. Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major, BMV 1050 II. Affettuoso
  4. Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major, BMV 1050 III. Allegro
  5. Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (Chorale from Cantata No. 147)
  6. Gavotte in B Minor (From Suite in D Major, BMV 1068)
  7. Concerto in D Major for Harpsichord, BMV 1054 I. Allegro
  8. Concerto in D Major for Harpsichord, BMV 1054 II. Andante
  9. Concerto in D Major for Harpsichord, BMV 1054 III. Allegro
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There's something ironic about the attraction jazz musicians all seem to feel for the work of J.S. Bach. It's not that jazz and classical music aren't related -- on the contrary, jazz itself is a fusion of the rhythmic complexity of African music and the harmonic complexity of European music -- it's that Bach's particular genius was for counterpoint, a technique that jazz largely ignores. You can't improvise without abandoning strict counterpoint, and yet to depart from Bach's contrapuntal structures is, often, to ...

The Bach Book: 40th Anniversary Album 1999, Telarc Distribution

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