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Spectacularly BACH!

Thomas Heywood

The Organ in St Martin’s Worcester
England UK

An incredible program of masterworks by 'the great man himself' - Johann Sebastian Bach - transcribed for concert organ solo by Thomas Heywood.  

The American Organist, the world’s largest organ magazine, says it all...

'He’s done it again! Thomas Heywood has become one of the world’s most prolific organ recording artists. By popular demand, this one is ALL-BACH - with several Bach organ transcriptions. This brilliantly played Bach is a delight. The featured organ is also one of the best, recent organ ’finds’ in all of the UK.'

Program highlights include:

Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major
Sinfonia from Cantata No. 29 
Violin Concerto No. 2 in E major
Aria - 'Erbarme dich' from the St Matthew Passion
Italian Concerto

And much more!

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Full Program:

All works are by Johann Sebastian Bach

All transcriptions are by Thomas Heywood unless otherwise noted

Sinfonia from Cantata No. 29 - 'Wir danken dir, Gott, wir danken dir', BWV 29

'Arioso' - Largo from Harpsichord Concerto No. 5, BWV 1056

Gavotte en Rondeau from Violin Partita No. 3 in E major, BWV 1006

Siciliano from Flute Sonata No. 2 in E-flat major, BWV 1031 (trans. W.T. Best)

Concerto No. 1 in D major, BWV 972

Aria - 'Erbarme dich' from the St Matthew Passion, BWV 244

Chorus - 'Kortte lebe, Kortte blühe' from Cantata No. 207, BWV 207

Tempo di Bourrée from Violin Partita No. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002

Italian Concerto (1st mvt), BWV 971

Three movements from Partita No. 1 in B-flat major, BWV 825
Prelude  -  Minuets I and II  -  Gigue

Allegro assai (3rd mvt) from Violin Concerto No. 2 in E major, BWV 1042

Three movements from Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068
Gavottes I and II  -  Air ("Air on the G string")  -  Gigue

'Little' Fugue in G minor, BWV 578