J S Bach - Harpsichord Concertos

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J S Bach - Harpsichord Concertos

Andreas Staier (harpsichord), Freiburger Barockorchester

£10.95

Every so often a recording comes along that compels the listener to re-evaluate familiar works – Norrington's Beethoven or Boulez's Debussy, for example. This new set of Bach's solo harpsichord concertos from Andreas Staier and the Freiburg Baroque Orchestra is in a similar class: bold, challenging yet musically intelligent and sensitive interpretations of music that still occupies an underrated corner of Bach's output.Andreas Staier started his career as harpsichordist with Reinhard Goebel's iconoclastic Musica Antiqua Köln, and his playing – steeped in knowledge... read more

Every so often a recording comes along that compels the listener to re-evaluate familiar works – Norrington's Beethoven or Boulez's Debussy, for example. This new set of ... read more

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