Here’s a rare treat! 14 top violinists each perform sections of Bach’s Chaconne from Partita no.2 in D minor, BWV1004 from their separate homes, edited together to create one continuous performance. 

In performing order the violinists are: Julia Fischer, Augustin Hadelich, Renaud Capuçon, Klaidi Sahatçi, Alexander, Sitkovetsky, Nicola Benedetti, Andreas Janke, Daniel Röhn, Lisa Batiashvili, Lena Neudauer, James Ehnes, Stefan Jackiw, Rudens Turku, Vadim Gluzman.

FischerChaconne

BenedettiChaconne

BatiashviliChaconne

HadelichChaconne

CapuconChaconne

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