Bach The Well-Tempered Clavier
In his accompanying note to this new recording Wilfrid Mellers writes: "Today, a few pianists of exceptional intelligence and imagination - among whom I'd place Bernard Roberts - don't need to be maverick geniuses like Landowska, Tureck and Gould, in order to apply to the playing of Bach the historical insights 'modern scholarship' has brought to the music,..."
|Review||"Bernard Roberts's survey is full of individual touches and insights, that goes with the deepest concentration, bringing out the full power as well as the beauty, with counterpoint consistently clarified. To confirm the recommendation, the four discs come at a bargain offer, and this is the version, superbly recorded, which for many will be a first choice." The Penguin Guide|