Rostropovich, Mstislav

Bach: Cello Suites

2DVD + CD
1 Feb 2004

Barcode: 0724359915692

Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach

These glorious performances of possibly the most challenging and inspiring pieces in the cello repertory were recorded in the Abbey Church at Vezelay in France and released on CD in May 1995. Here at last was one of the true greats of the instrument finally taking on the ultimate challenge for a cellist and delivering a recording that met every expectation and more of both public and press.

Tracklisting

Disc 1 
01 Prélude: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.1 in G major, BWV1007  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
02 Allemande: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.1 in G major, BWV1007  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
03 Sarabande: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.1 in G major, BWV1007  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
04 Menuett I & II: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.1 in G major, BWV1007  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
05 Gigue: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.1 in G major, BWV1007  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
06 Prélude: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.2 in D minor, BWV1008  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
07 Allemande: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.2 in D minor, BWV1008  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
08 Courante: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.2 in D minor, BWV1008  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
09 Sarabande: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.2 in D minor, BWV1008  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
10 Menuett I & II: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.2 in D minor, BWV1008  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
11 Gigue: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.2 in D minor, BWV1008  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
12 Prélude: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.3 in C major, BWV1009  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
13 Allemande: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.3 in C major, BWV1009  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
14 Courante: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.3 in C major, BWV1009  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
15 Sarabande: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.3 in C major, BWV1009  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
16 Bourrée I & II: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.3 in C major, BWV1009  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
17 Gigue: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.3 in C major, BWV1009  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
Disc 2 
01 Majesty and opacity: Rostropovich Interviews  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
02 Prélude: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.4 in E flat, BWV1010  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
03 Allemande: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.4 in E flat, BWV1010  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
04 Courante: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.4 in E flat, BWV1010  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
05 Sarabande: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.4 in E flat, BWV1010  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
06 Bourrée I & II: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.4 in E flat, BWV1010  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
07 Gigue: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.4 in E flat, BWV1010  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
08 Darkness: Rostropovich Interviews  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
09 Prélude: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.5 in C minor, BWV1011  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
10 Allemande: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.5 in C minor, BWV1011  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
11 Courante: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.5 in C minor, BWV1011  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
12 Sarabande: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.5 in C minor, BWV1011  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
13 Gavotte I & II: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.5 in C minor, BWV1011  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
14 Gigue: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.5 in C minor, BWV1011  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
15 Sunlight: Rostropovich Interviews  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
16 Prélude: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.6 in D major, BWV1012  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
17 Allemande: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.6 in D major, BWV1012  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
18 Courante: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.6 in D major, BWV1012  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
19 Sarabande: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.6 in D major, BWV1012  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
20 Gavotte I & II: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.6 in D major, BWV1012  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
21 Gigue: 6 Suites (Sonatas) for Cello BWV1007-12, Suite No.6 in D major, BWV1012  - Mstislav Rostropovich 


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