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John Butt
Bach's Instrumental Works

Contents

Recordings of Organ Works
Recordings of Solo Keyboard Works
Recordings of Chamber Works
Recordings of Orchestral Works
Recordings of Vocal Works. See also: Short Biography

John Butt - Short Biography

Review: Bach Organ Toccatas & Schubler Chorales from John Butt
Review: New JSB Organ Recordings
Comparative Review: Bach's Sonatas for Violin & Harpsichord: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Part 7
Book: Bach Interpretation: Articulation Marks in the Primary Sources of J.S. Bach
Book: The Cambridge Companion to Bach
Discussions: Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by John Butt
Discussions: Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by John Butt

Recordings

Recordings of Organ Works

R-1

J.S. Bach: Trio Sonatas BWV 525-530
Bach: Organ Music


Trio Sonatas BWV 525-530 [12:35, 11:58, 12:56, 10:14, 14:04, 13:13]

John Butt (Organ)

Harmonia Mundi France / Classical Express

Aug 1991

CD / TT: 75:00

Recorded at Alfred Hertz Memorial Hall of Music, University of California, Berkley, California, USA.
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R-2

Bach: four Toccatas and Fugues; Schübler Chorales

Toccata & Fugue for organ in D minor ("Dorian"), BWV 538 [12:57]
Toccata & Fugue for organ in F major, BWV 540 [13:33]
Toccata, Adagio, & Fugue for organ in C major, BWV 564 [14:04]
Toccata & Fugue for organ in D minor, BWV 565 [8:18]
Six Schübler chorales BWV 645-650 [4:07, 1:53, 3:02, 2:36, 2:50, 3:34]

John Butt (Organ) [Organ of Trinity College, Cambridge]

Harmonia Mundi France

Jan 2000

CD / TT: 67:02

Recorded at the Trinity College, Cambridge, England.
Review: Bach Organ Toccatas & Schubler Chorales from John Butt
Review: New JSB Organ Recordings
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Recordings of Chamber Works

H-1

Bach: 8 Violin Sonatas


1-6. Sonatas for violin & keyboard BWV 1014-1019 [12:56, 13:05, 15:46, 16:32, 16:38, 16:09]
7. Sonata for violin & keyboard No. 6 in G major (variant), BWV 1019a [9:09]
8. Sonata for violin & continuo in G major, BWV 1021 [8:30]
9. Sonata for violin & continuo in E minor, BWV 1023 [10:51]

Elizabeth Blumenstock (Violin); John Butt (Hapsichord)

Harmonia Mundi France / Classical Express

Oct 1991 [1-7]
Nov 1992 [8-9]

2-CD / TT: 119:36

Recorded at Skywalker Sound, Marin County, California, USA.
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Recordings of Orchestral Works

O-1

J.S. Bach: Violin Concertos

Concerto for violin, strings & continuo No. 1 in A minor, BWV 1041 [14:30]
Concerto for violin, strings & continuo No. 2 in E major, BWV 1042 [16:55]
Concerto for harpsichord, strings & continuo No. 5 in F minor, BWV 1056, arranged for for violin, strings & continuo [10:07]
Concerto for 2 violins, strings & continuo in D minor ("Double"), BWV 1043 [16:36]

John Butt

English Chamber Orchestra

Pinchas Zukerman (Violin); José-Luis García (Violin) [BWV 1043]

RCA

Sep 3-4, 1990

CD / TT: 58:37
MP3 / TT: 76:50

Recorded at St. John's, Smith Square, London, England.
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MC (1995): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
CD (2001): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
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O-2

J.. Bach: Transcriptions of Italian Music [V-3]

 

Concerto for 4 harpsichords, strings & continuo in A minor, BWV 1065 [9:40]

Jeffrey Thomas

American Bach Soloists

John Butt (Harpsichord I); Phebe Craig (Harpsichord II); Jonathan Dimmock (Harpsichord III); Jeffrey Thomas (Harpsichord IV)

Koch International Classics 3-7237-2H1
American Bach Soloists

May 7-8 & 10-11, 1993

CD / TT: 48:47

Recorded at St. Stephen's Church, Belvedere, California, USA.
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ABS CD (2007): Amazon.com

O-3

Bach: Six Brandenburg Concertos

 

Brandenburg Concertos BWV 1046-1051 []

John Butt

Dunedin Consort

John Butt (Harpsichord); Cecilia Bernardini (Violin and Violin Piccolo); Alexandra Bellamy (Oboe): David Blackadder (Trumpet); Pamela Thorby (Recorder); Catherine Latham (Recorder); Katy Bircher (Flute): Jane Rogers (Viola); Alfonso Leal del Ojo (Viola); Jonathan Manson (Violoncello)

Linn Records CKD-430
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2013 (?)

2-SACD / TT: 93 min
MP3 / TT: 93:09

Recorded at…
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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (November 2006 - October 2013)

John Butt: Short Biography | Dunedin Consort | Recordings of Vocal Works | Recordings of Instrumental Works
Discussions of Vocal Recordings:
BWV 232 - J. Butt | BWV 244 - J. Butt
Reviews of Instrumental Recordings:
Bach Organ Toccatas & Schubler Chorales from John Butt | New JSB Organ Recordings
Books:
Bach Interpretation: Articulation Marks in the Primary Sources of J. S. Bach | The Cambridge Companion to Bach

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