J S Bach - Piano Transcriptions Vol.9: A Bach Book for Harriet Cohen | Hyperion CDA67767

J S Bach - Piano Transcriptions Vol.9: A Bach Book for Harriet Cohen


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Label: Hyperion

Cat No: CDA67767

Barcode: 0034571177670

Format: CD

Number of Discs: 1

Genre: Instrumental

Release Date: 31st August 2010



Jonathan Plowright (piano)


Jonathan Plowright (piano)


In 1931 the pianist and muse Harriet Cohen invited all her principal composer friends each to make an arrangement of a work by J S Bach for inclusion in an album to be published by Oxford University Press.

Published as A Bach Book for Harriet Cohen, it is recorded here for the first time by virtuoso pianist Jonathan Plowright. The disc is completed by eight other 20th century British Bach transcriptions.

1. Arr. Leonard Borwick: Little Fugue iIn G Minor BWV578
2. Arr. Harriet Cohen: Be Contented, O My Soul, from Cantata BWV155
3. Arr. Dame Myra Hess: Adagio from BWV564
4. Arr. Dame Myra Hess: Jesu, Joy Of Man’S Desiring, from Cantata BWV147

A Bach Book For Harriet Cohen
5. Arr. Sir Granville Bantock: Wachet Auf, Ruft Uns Die Stimme BWV645
6. Arr. Sir Arnold Bax: Fantasia in G Major BWV572
7. Arr. Sir Gerald Hugh Tyrwhitt-Wilson: In Dulci Jubilo BWV729
8. Arr. Sir Arthur Bliss: Das Alte Jahr Vergangen Ist BWV614
9. Arr. Frank Bridge: Komm, Süsser Tod BWV478
10. Arr. Sir Eugene Goossens: Andante from Brandenburg Concerto No 2, BWV1047
11. Arr. Herbert Howells: O Mensch, Bewein’ Dein’ Sünde Gross BWV622
12. Arr. John Ireland: Meine Seele Erhebt Den Herrn BWV648
13. Arr. Constant Lambert: Der Tag, Der Ist So Freudenreich BWV605
14. Arr. Ralph Vaughan Williams: Ach Bleib’ Bei Uns, Herr Jesu Christ BWV649
15. Arr. Sir William Walton: Herzlich Tut Mich Verlangen BWV727
16. Arr. William Gillies Whittaker: Wir Glauben All An Einen Gott BWV740

17. Arr. Leonard Borwick: O Lamm Gottes, Unschuldig BWV656
18. Arr. Hubert Foss: See What His Love Can Do, from Cantata BWV85
19. Arr. Herbert Fryer: Sarabande from Cello Suite No.6, BWV1012
20. Arr. Ronald Stevenson: Komm, Süsser Tod BWV478

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