JOACHIM RAFF (1822-1882): Complete Piano Suites, Vol. 2 - No. 6 in G, Op. 163, No. 7 in B Flat, Op. 204, JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH (1685-1750)/RAFF: Suite No. 2 in G for Solo Cello, BWV 1008.
Catalogue Number: 02O094
Label: AK Coburg
Description: Formally neo-baroque, melodically and harmonically Romantic, Raff's final two suites date from 1871 and 1876 while his 1868 Bach transcriptions are as faithful to the originals as the keyboard will allow, with no added-on Romantic virtuosity à la Liszt. Alexander Zolotarev (piano).