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Friedemann Bach's difficult character makes him enemies in Halle.

1 hour

Music Played

  • Wilhelm Friedemann Bach

    Erzittert Und Fallet, Fk.83

    Performers: Rheinische Kantorei, Das Kleine Konzert, Hermann Max

    • CAPRICCIO:5083.
    • 9.
  • Wilhelm Friedemann Bach

    Keyboard Sonata in E Flat, Fk.5

    Performers: Charlotte Mattax Moersch (harpsichord)

  • Wilhelm Friedemann Bach

    Harpsichord Concerto in G Minor

    Performers: Sebastian Wienand (harpsichord) Anne Katharina Schreiber, Martina Graulich (violins), Werner Saller (viola), Frank Coppieters (violone in G), Ute Petersilge (violoncello)

    • CARUS:83357.
  • Wilhelm Friedemann Bach

    Polonaise - no.2 in C Minor

    Performers: Paul Simmonds (clavichord)

  • Wilhelm Friedemann Bach

    Polonaise - no.12 in G Minor

    Performer: Paul Simmonds (clavichord)

  • Wilhelm Friedemann Bach

    Erzittert Und Fallet, Fk.83

    Performers: Rheinische Kantorei, Das Kleine Konzert, Hermann Max

    • CAPRICCIO:5083.
    • 9.
  • Wilhelm Friedemann Bach

    Keyboard Sonata in E Flat, Fk.5

    Performers: Charlotte Mattax Moersch (harpsichord)

  • Wilhelm Friedemann Bach

    Harpsichord Concerto in G Minor

    Performers: Sebastian Wienand (harpsichord) Anne Katharina Schreiber, Martina Graulich (violins), Werner Saller (viola), Frank Coppieters (violone in G), Ute Petersilge (violoncello)

    • CARUS:83357.
  • Wilhelm Friedemann Bach

    Polonaise - no.2 in C Minor

    Performers: Paul Simmonds (clavichord)

  • Wilhelm Friedemann Bach

    Polonaise - no.12 in G Minor

    Performer: Paul Simmonds (clavichord)

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