Monday, December 8th

by musicclipoftheday

Bach cello festival (day one)

Suppose you had twenty-four hours to live. What would you want to hear? These six cello suites, which I’ve been listening to for over forty years, are where I might turn. (Why not go out dancing?)

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Cello Suite No. 1 in G major; Denise Djokic (cello), live, Canada (Winnipeg), 2012

Prelude


Allemande


Courante


Sarabande


Minuets 1 and 2


Gigue