Bach: Suite No.1 for Cello Solo in G major, BWV 1007

Media review — Bach: Suite No.1 for Cello Solo in G major, BWV 1007. 24 artists / 26 complete recordings, from historic to modern to HIP: Casals (1939), Fournier (1961), Bylsma (1979), Rostropovich (1991), Bylsma (1992), ter Linden (1996), Paternoster (1998), Wispelwey (1998), Pandolfo (2000, viola da gamba), Isserlis (2005), Queyras (2007), Gaillard (2010), Wispelwey (2012), Enders (2013), Watkin (2013), Demenga (2014), Dumas (2016), Kashkashian (2017, viola), Malov (2018, violoncello da spalla), Bertrand (2019), Teichmanis (2019), Kloeckner (2020), Rignol (2020, viola da gamba), Philippe (2021), de Naverán (2021), Skalka (2020)
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Moser String Quartet — Wasserkirche, Zurich, 2022-12-18

Concert review, ★★★★½, Moser String Quartet (Kanon Miyashita, Patricia Muro Francia, Ariadna Bataller Calatayud, Lea Galasso) @ Wasserkirche, Zurich, 2022-12-18 — Haydn: String Quartet in D minor, op.76/2, “Fifths”; Dieter Ammann (*1962): String Quartet No.2, “Distanzenquartett” (2009); Bartók: String Quartet No.1 in A minor, op.7, Sz.40 / BB 52
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Anastasia Kobekina, Daniel Bard / Kammerorchester Basel — Zürich, 2022-08-17

Concert review, ★★★★½, Anastasia Kobekina, Daniel Bard, Kammerorchester Basel @ Kirche St.Peter, Zurich, 2022-08-17 (Charity Concert, Stradivari-Stiftung Habisreutinger / Hochuli Konzert AG) — Haydn: Symphony No.44 in E Minor, “Trauer-Sinfonie”; Haydn: Cello Concerto No.1 in C major; Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, op.85 (Adagio, arranged for strings and cello)
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Orpheum Foundation: David Nebel, Dorukhan Doruk, Oliver Schnyder — Baden, 2020-11-07

Concert review, ★★★½, Orpheum Foundation Anniversary Concert: David Nebel, Dorukhan Doruk, Oliver Schnyder — Baden, 2020-11-07 — Beethoven: Violin Sonata No.5 in F major, op.24, “Spring Sonata”; Cello Sonata No.5 in D major, op.102/2; Piano Trio No.4 in B♭ major, op.11, “Gassenhauer Trio”
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Beethoven: Cello Sonata in D major, op.102/2

Comparing recordings with the following artists: Casals/Horszowski (1939), Fournier/Schnabel (1948), Fournier/Gulda (1959), Fournier/Kempff (1965), Harrell/Ashkenazy (1987), Isserlis/Levin (2012), Maisky/Argerich (1993), Perényi/Schiff (2004), Queyras/Melnikov (2013), Rostropovich/Richter (1962), Wispelwey/Komen (1991), Wispelwey/Lazić (2004)