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Les Fradkin
Bach's Instrumental Works

Contents

Recordings of Solo Instrumental Music
Recordings of Chamber Works
Recordings of Orchestral Works
Recordings of Arrangements & Transcriptions
Recordings of Vocal Works

Les Fradkin - Short Biography

Recordings

Recordings of Solo Instrumental Music

Recordings of Arrangements & Transcriptions

T-1

Les Fradkin: One Link Between Them

 

1. Lift Off: Based on WTC 1: Prelude No. 2 in C minor, BWV 847, but a different melody and played in A minor.[3:04]
6. Warp Drive - Original Composition inspired by Bach [3:33]
9. A Dim Twilight-(aka System Crash) - Original Composition inspired by Bach [7:18]
Arrangements and Orchestrations by Les Fradkin

Featured Instrument: Starr Labs Ztar (Midi Guitar)
Accompaniment: The Ztar Virtual Orchestra
All parts performed by Les Fradkin

RRO Entertainment RRO-1027

Released: Mar 13, 2008
Re-mastered & Expanded Edition Released: Jan 13, 2013

CD / TT: 39:19
MP3 / TT: 39:31
MP3 / TT: 51:10

Recorded on Apple Logic Pro and MOTU Digital Performer; Mixdown in Apple Logic Pro and MOTU Digital Performer; Produced by Les Fradkin and Loretta Fradkin.
Watch on YouTube: Les Fradkin - Lift Off [3:16] | Les Fradkin - Warp Drive (Impossible Ztar) [3:56] | Les Fradkin -System Crash [7:33]
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CD (2013): Amazon.com
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T-2

Les Fradkin: Baroque Rocks!

1. The Myth of El Cid [3:06]
2. Handel Rocks! (after G.F. Handel) [2:58]
3. All The King's Men [2:16]
4. Spring (from A. Vivaldi: The Four Seasons) [3:32]
5. Summer (from A. Vivaldi: The Four Seasons) [2:54]
6. Autumn (from A. Vivaldi: The Four Seasons) [5:12]
7. Winter (from A. Vivaldi: The Four Seasons) [3:48]
8. Classical Gas [3:31]
9. Canon In D [5:19]
10. Air On A G String (by J.S. Bach) [3:41]
11. Baroque and Roll (by Les Fradkin, inspired by Bach) [2:21]
12. Anthem for All Nations [3:39]
Arrangements and Orchestrations by Les Fradkin (except Classical Gas by Mason Williams)

Featured Instrument: Starr Labs Ztar (Midi Guitar)
Accompaniment: The Ztar Virtual Orchestra
All tracks except Classical Gas played by Les Fradkin

RRO Entertainment RRO-1031

Released: May 22, 2009

CD / TT: 48:16
MP3 / TT: 42:17

Recorded on MOTU Digital Performer; Mixdown in MOTU Digital Performer; Produced by Les Fradkin and Loretta Fradkin.
Of particular note is the "Canon In D" (J. Pachelbel) which contains a brand new composed Top line, accompanied by the original Score, Electric and Classical guitars, and electric bass.
Watch on YouTube: Les Fradkin - Canon In D (Canon Rock for Ztar) []
Buy this album at: CD (2009): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
Music Download: Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | CD Baby

T-3

Les Fradkin: Christmas Joy

Bach-inspired:
1.Joy Of Man's Desiring [2:54]
2. O Come All Ye Faithful [3:42]
Arrangements and Orchestrations by Les Fradkin

Featured Instrument: Starr Labs Ztar (Midi Guitar)
Accompaniment: The Ztar Virtual Orchestra
All parts performed by Les Fradkin

RRO Entertainment RRO-1037

Released: Dec 3, 2011

CD / TT: 39:19

Recorded on MOTU Digital Performer; Mixdown in MOTU Digital Performer; Produced by Les Fradkin and Loretta Fradkin.
Buy this album at:
Music Download (2011): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de

T-4

Les Fradkin: Prestro Changeo (Single)

Les Fradkin: Prestro Changeo (Excerpt from Suite for Ztar and Orchestra in G Minor Op. 1 No. 1) [2:38]
Arrangements and Orchestrations by Les Fradkin

Featured Instrument: Starr Labs Ztar (Midi Guitar)
Accompaniment: The Ztar Virtual Orchestra
All parts performed by Les Fradkin on the Starr Labs Ztar

RRO Entertainment RRO-1039

Released: Jul 30, 2013

Single / TT: 2:38

Recorded on MOTU Digital Performer and Ableton Live; Mixdown in Propellerhead Reason 7. Produced by Les Fradkin and Loretta Fradkin.|
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T-5

Les Fradkin: Suite for Ztar and Orchestra in G Minor Op. 1 No. 1

Les Fradkin: Suite for Ztar and Orchestra in G Minor Op. 1 No. 1:
1. Presto (after Sonata for solo violin No. 1 in G minor, BWV 1001) [2:38]
2. Presto variationi (after Sonata for solo violin No. 1 in G minor, BWV 1001) [4:03]
3. Adagio (after Toccata & Fugue in D minor, BWV 565) [5:24]
4. Allegro vivace (after Partita for solo violin No. 1 in B minor, BWV 1002) [3:36]
5. Moderatamente (after Orchestra Suite No. 2 BWV 1067) [2:18]
6. Allegro (after Toccata & Fugue in D minor ("Dorian"), BWV 538) [3:38]
7. Allegro Moderatamente (after Concerto for 2 harpsichords, strings & continuo No. 3 in C minor, BWV 1062) [3:37]
8. Vivacemente (after Invention No. 8 in F major, BWV 779) [1:02]
9. Lentamente (after Cantata BWV 140) [3:44]
10. Allegro (after Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major, BWV 1048) [7:22]
11. 11. Finale-Allegro (after Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D major, BWV 1050) [10:54]
Arrangements and Orchestrations by Les Fradkin

Featured Instrument: Starr Labs Ztar (Midi Guitar)
Accompaniment: The Ztar Virtual Orchestra
All parts performed by Les Fradkin on the Starr Labs Ztar

RRO Entertainment RRO-1040
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Released: Aug 6, 2013

CD / TT: 48:16
MP3 / TT: 48:10

Recorded on MOTU Digital Performer and Ableton Live; Mixdown in Propellerhead Reason 7; Produced by Les Fradkin and Loretta Fradkin.
Buy this album at:
CD (2013): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | CD Baby
Music Download: Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | CD Baby

The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (August 2013 - September 2013)

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