Walcha: Buxtehude - Organ Works (FLAC)
Walcha: Buxtehude - Organ Works (FLAC)

Composer: Dieterich Buxtehude
Performer: Helmut Walcha
Audio CD
SPARS Code: A-D
Number of Discs: 1
Format: FLAC (image+cue)
Label: Archive Galleria
Size: 358 MB
Recovery: +3%
Scan: yes

01. Praeludium, Fuge & Ciacona C-dur BuxWV 137
02. Praeludium & Fuge D-dur BuxWV 139
03. Praeludium & Fuge d-moll BuxWV 140
04. Praeludium & Fuge E-dur BuxWV 141
05. Praeludium & Fuge e-moll BuxWV 142
06. Praeludium & Fuge F-dur BuxWV 145
07. Praeludium & Fuge fis-moll BuxWV 146
08. Praeludium & Fuge g-moll BuxWV 149
09. Chaconne c-moll BuxWV 159
10. Chaconne e-moll BuxWV 160
11. Passacaille d-moll BuxWV 161

Extraordinary balance of intellect and emotion–also some wonderful rhythmic motion. This is not only the best Buxtehude I have ever heard, it is one of my favorite organ recordings of all time. Highly recommended.

5 Comments

  1. I just read an article linking Bach to Buxtehude. And look, here is Walcha – famed Bach organist – playing Buxtehude. Ha! What luck. Thanks.

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