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After Bach

Brad Mehldau

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Before Bach  
1.1
Benediction
Brad Mehldau
5:25
1.2
Prelude No. 3 in C# Major from The Well-Tempered Clavier Book I, BWV 848
Brad Mehldau
1:21
After Bach  
1.3
Rondo
Brad Mehldau
8:21
1.4
Prelude No. 1 in C Major from The Well-Tempered Clavier Book II, BWV 870
Brad Mehldau
2:36
1.5
Pastorale
Brad Mehldau
3:46
1.6
Prelude No. 10 in E Minor from The Well-Tempered Clavier Book I, BWV 855
Brad Mehldau
2:16
1.7
Flux
Brad Mehldau
5:05
1.8
Prelude and Fugue No. 12 in F Minor from The Well-Tempered Clavier Book I, BWV 857
Brad Mehldau
6:09
1.9
Dream
Brad Mehldau
7:49
1.10
Fugue No. 16 in G Minor from The Well-Tempered Clavier Book II, BWV 885
Brad Mehldau
3:04
1.11
Ostinato
Brad Mehldau
12:19
1.12
Prayer for Healing
Brad Mehldau
11:05
Digital Booklet
Total Playing Time    69:16
- Edison Award - Best International Jazz Album. Brad Mehldau's After Bach comprises the pianist/composer's recordings of four preludes and one fugue from J.S. Bach's "Well-Tempered Clavier", each followed by an "After Bach" piece written by Mehldau and inspired by its WTC mate. After Bach originated in a work Mehldau first performed in 2015—commissioned by Carnegie Hall, The Royal Conservatory of Music, The National Concert Hall, and Wigmore Hall—called "Three Pieces After Bach". From Timo Andres' liner notes: "As a professional organist, much of Bach's work took the form of improvisation, and during his lifetime it was the virtuosity and complexity of these improvisations for which he was most admired … Some three centuries after the fact, Brad Mehldau takes up this tradition and applies it to a frustratingly unknowable aspect of Bach's art."
96 kHz / 24-bit PCM – Nonesuch Studio Masters

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