A Classical New England Bach Birthday Celebration

CLASSICAL MUSIC/99.5 Classical Concerts

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Classical New England host Cathy Fuller welcomes pianist Simone Dinnerstein, guitarist Xuefei Yang, and an audience to our Fraser Performance Studio to commemorate the 327th anniversary of J.S. Bach's birth.

On this all-Bach program:

from The Notebook for Anna Magdalena Bach, BWV 508: Bist du bei mir
Xuefei Yang, guitar

Violin Sonata in G minor, BWV 1001
Xuefei Yang, guitar

from Orchestral Suite No. 3, BWV 1068: Air (Air on the G string)
Xuefei Yang, guitar

Chorale prelude: Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ, BWV 639
Simone Dinnerstein, piano

Partita No. 1 in B-flat major, BWV 825
Simone Dinnerstein, piano

Chorale prelude: Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring, BWV 147
Simone Dinnerstein, piano

Prelude, BWV 846
Xuefei Yang, guitar

Concerto in D minor, BWV 1052
Xuefei Yang, guitar; Elias String Quartet

English Suite No. 3 in G minor, BWV 808 (excerpts)
Simone Dinnerstein, piano