Principally arrangements and transcriptions for four guitars by the L.A. Guitar Quartet; 1st work, 3rd and 4th works originally for chamber orchestra; 2nd & 5th works originally for keyboard; 6th work originally for 2 violins, viola, and continuo; 8th work originally for viol ensemble; 9th work originally for organ; 10th work originally for 4 violins; last work originally for 3 violins and continuo.
Brandenburg concerto : no. 6 (14:10) ; Prelude and fugue no. 1 in C (3:25) ; Brandenburg concerto : no. 3. Allegro (4:52) / Bach -- The arrival of the Queen of Sheba / Handel (3:24) -- Fugue no. 3 / Bach (2:43) -- Rondeau / Purcell (1:26) -- Monteverdiana [based on the music of Claudio Monteverdi] / [Michael Fink] (7:08) -- Fantasia upon one note / Purcell (2:28) -- Little fugue / Bach (3:34) -- Concerto for four violins / Telemann (5:40) -- The Pachelbel "loose" canon / [Pachelbel] (6:27).
L.A. Guitar Quartet (John Dearman, Scott Tennant, Bill Kanengiser and Andrew York).
Recorded at the First Congregational Church, Los Angeles, CA, May 5-9, 1996.
Subtitle on container: J.S. Bach and other baroque masters