About this work...
Written between the spring of 1727 and the winter of 1731, this extraordinary Lute Suite exists in another version, as the Cello Suite No. 5, in C minor. It appears that the cello version came first, though experts agree that Bach was profoundly attached to the lute, invariably introducing religious symbolism into his... read more
Curated by Anna Lachegyi, Viola da gamba player and Cellist