Rostropovich, Mstislav

Bach: Cello Suites

2CD
29 Sep 2014

Barcode: 0825646241996

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.

Audio sample & Tracklisting

Disc 1 
01 Bach: Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007: I. Prélude  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
02 Bach: Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007: II. Allemande  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
03 Bach: Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007: III. Courante  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
04 Bach: Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007: IV. Sarabande  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
05 Bach: Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007: V. Menuet I  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
06 Bach: Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007: VI. Menuet II  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
07 Bach: Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007: VII. Gigue  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
08 Bach: Cello Suite No. 4 in E-Flat Major, BWV 1010: I. Prélude  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
09 Bach: Cello Suite No. 4 in E-Flat Major, BWV 1010: II. Allemande  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
10 Bach: Cello Suite No. 4 in E-Flat Major, BWV 1010: III. Courante  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
11 Bach: Cello Suite No. 4 in E-Flat Major, BWV 1010: IV. Sarabande  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
12 Bach: Cello Suite No. 4 in E-Flat Major, BWV 1010: V. Bourrée I  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
13 Bach: Cello Suite No. 4 in E-Flat Major, BWV 1010: VI. Bourrée II  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
14 Bach: Cello Suite No. 4 in E-Flat Major, BWV 1010: VII. Gigue  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
15 Bach: Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011: I. Prélude  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
16 Bach: Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011: II. Allemande  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
17 Bach: Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011: III. Courante  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
18 Bach: Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011: IV. Sarabande  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
19 Bach: Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011: V. Gavotte I  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
20 Bach: Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011: VI. Gavotte II  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
21 Bach: Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011: VII. Gigue  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
Disc 2 
01 Bach: Cello Suite No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1008: I. Prélude  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
02 Bach: Cello Suite No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1008: II. Allemande  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
03 Bach: Cello Suite No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1008: III. Courante  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
04 Bach: Cello Suite No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1008: IV. Sarabande  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
05 Bach: Cello Suite No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1008: V. Menuet I  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
06 Bach: Cello Suite No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1008: VI. Menuet II  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
07 Bach: Cello Suite No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1008: VII. Gigue  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
08 Bach: Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009: I. Prélude  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
09 Bach: Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009: II. Allemande  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
10 Bach: Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009: III. Courante  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
11 Bach: Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009: IV. Sarabande  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
12 Bach: Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009: V. Bourrée I  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
13 Bach: Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009: VI. Bourrée II  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
14 Bach: Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009: VII. Gigue  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
15 Bach: Cello Suite No. 6 in D Major, BWV 1012: I. Prélude  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
16 Bach: Cello Suite No. 6 in D Major, BWV 1012: II. Allemande  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
17 Bach: Cello Suite No. 6 in D Major, BWV 1012: III. Courante  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
18 Bach: Cello Suite No. 6 in D Major, BWV 1012: IV. Sarabande  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
19 Bach: Cello Suite No. 6 in D Major, BWV 1012: V. Gavotte I  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
20 Bach: Cello Suite No. 6 in D Major, BWV 1012: VI. Gavotte II  - Mstislav Rostropovich 
21 Bach: Cello Suite No. 6 in D Major, BWV 1012: VII. Gigue  - Mstislav Rostropovich 


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