Midori plays the Chaconne from Bach’s Partita no.2 in D minor, BWV 1004, at the Castle of Köthen, where Bach wrote the Sonatas and Partitas during the time he served as Kapellmeister (1717-1723).

Midori plays on the 1734 Guarneri ‘del Gesù’ ‘Huberman’.

The video is an exceprt from Midori’s upcoming DVD and Blu-ray release of the complete Sonatas and Partitas for Accentus Music, available from 27 October (pre-order below).