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J S Bach
transcribed for guitar -
heard by
ROBERT ANDERSON

'... consummate skill ...'

J S Bach: Works and Transcriptions for Guitar. © 2010 Azusa Shimizu

The title of this CD is a misnomer, as Bach wrote nothing for guitar. His lute corpus, though, is considerable, including six solo works (all of them better known in versions for keyboard, violin, or cello) and lute parts in both the John Passion and a Funeral Ode. Nor do I quite understand the front cover to the booklet, on which a very serious but delightful nun is apparently clasping a precious volume of poetry...

Copyright © 9 April 2011 Robert Anderson,
London UK

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CD INFORMATION: BACH TRANSCRIBED FOR GUITAR - AZUSA SHIMIZU

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH

GUITAR

TRANSCRIPTION

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