The Art of Fugue
Johann Sebastian Bach

The Art of Fugue

Angela Hewitt

CDA 67980 - 0034571179803

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Angela’s much-awaited recording of Bach’s ultimate masterpiece, The Art of Fugue, is destined to be the crowning achievement of her Bach cycle for Hyperion—a revelatory recording and performing project which has taken her all over the world and won her international acclaim and millions of dedicated fans. With decades of experience behind her, she breathes fresh air into the most complex keyboard-writing of Bach, bringing it to life with crystalline clarity and thoughtful sincerity. 

Tracklisting
  • 1
    The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
    I. Contrapunctus 1
    03:24
  • 2
    The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
    II. Contrapunctus 2
    02:47
  • 3
    The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
    III. Contrapunctus 3
    03:18
  • 4
    The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
    IV. Contrapunctus 4
    04:37
  • 5
    The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
    V. Contrapunctus 5
    03:16
  • 6
    The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
    VI. Contrapunctus 6, 'In stylo Francese'
    05:34
  • 7
    The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
    VII. Contrapunctus 7, 'Per augmentationem et diminutionem'
    04:39
  • 8
    The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
    VIII. Contrapunctus 8
    06:07
  • 9
    The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
    IX. Contrapunctus 9, 'Alla duodecima'
    02:49
  • 10
    The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
    X. Contrapunctus 10, 'Alla decima'
    05:38
  • 1
    The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
    XI. Contrapunctus 11
    07:03
  • 2
    The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
    XII. Contrapunctus 12 Rectus
    03:15
  • 3
    The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
    XIII. Contrapunctus 12 Inversus
    03:08
  • 4
    The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
    XIV. Contrapunctus 13 Rectus
    02:22
  • 5
    The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
    XV. Contrapunctus 13 Inversus
    02:24
  • 6
    The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
    XVI. Canon per augmentationem in contrario motu
    04:35
  • 7
    The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
    XVII. Canon alla ottava
    02:21
  • 8
    The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
    XVIII. Canon alla decima in contrapunto alla terza
    04:52
  • 9
    The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
    XIX. Canon alla duodecima in contrapunto alla quinta
    02:23
  • 10
    The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
    XX. Contrapunctus 14 (Fuga a 3 soggetti)
    09:54
  • 11
    Wenn wir in höchsten Nöten sein, 'Vor deinen Thron tret ich hiermit', BWV 668a
    05:14