John Williams and Friends


John Williams and Friends

John Williams and Friends
CBS 73487 (LP) 35108 (CD)
Recorded June/July 1975
Released 1976 (LP) / 1989 (CD)

Producer: Paul Myers
Engineer: Mike Ross-Trevor

With: Carlos Bonnell Guitar
Brian Gascoigne and
Morris Pert Marimbas
Keith Marjoram Bass

Arrangements by Brian Gascoigne

  • Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto in G for two Mandolins
    Allegro [03.56]
    Andante [04.38]
    Allegro [03.16]
  • Louis-Claude Daquin: Le coucou [02.15]
  • Johann Sebastian Bach: Cello Suite No. 3 in C major, BWV 1009: Bourrées I & II Solo Guitar [03.49]
  • Johann Sebastian Bach: Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring, BWV 147 [03.00]

  • Georg Philipp Telemann: Bourrée alla Polacca [02.58]
  • Purcell: Trio Sonata for Two Violins and Basso Continuo No. 11 in F minor, Z 800 [08.20]
  • Johann Sebastian Bach: Trio Sonata in C BVW 1037: Gigue [03.33]
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Adagio for Glass Harmonica in C major K.356 Solo Guitar [04.23]
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Turkish Rondo K.331 [03.32]

Re-issue Notes:

Tracks from this recording appear on the following LP compilations:
John Williams Collection (1978): Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring & Turkish Rondo;
Recollections (1979): Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring;
The Guitar Music of John Williams (1980): Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring, Turkish Rondo and Bourrée alla Polacca;
Le Grand Classique (1986): Mozart: Turkish Rondo and Bourée alla polacca.

CD re-issues featuring these recordings:

The Golden Guitar (1989): Bourée alla polacca.
Bach Music For Lute Volume 2 (1991): Bach Bourées;
The World of John Williams (1996): Mozart Turkish Rondo.

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