The director of London's Academy of Ancient Music takes you inside the humor and joy of Bach's fourth Orchestral Suite, this week on The Bach Hour.
On the program:
Prelude and Fugue in F-sharp minor, BWV 859, from Book I of the Well-Tempered Clavier - Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano
Cantata BWV 54 Widerstehe doch der Sünde (translation) - Daniel Taylor, countertenor; Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, Jeanne Lamon, director
Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D, BWV 1068: II. Air - Academy of Ancient Music, Richard Egarr, conductor
Orchestral Suite No. 4 in D, BWV 1069 - Academy of Ancient Music, Richard Egarr, conductor