Baby Einstein

Baby Einstein: Baby Bach

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The "Baby Einstein" series features definitive pieces from major classical composers as performed by the Baby Einstein Music Box Orchestra. Representing the Baroque period is Baby Bach, which presents delicate, delightful performances of such pieces as "Minuet in G," "Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring," "2-Part Invention," and movements from Brandenburg Concerto as well as excerpts of Goldberg Variations. The orchestra's flutes, harps, synths, percussion, and, of course, music boxes offer plenty of musical colors that complement the complex nature of Baroque music perfectly while giving it a distinctly innocent, childlike feel. A charming album, Baby Bach offers many moods and sounds as well as a creative way to introduce very young children to these timeless melodies.

Track Listing

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
Toccata and Fugue, for organ in D minor, BWV 565 (BC J37)
1 0:41
2 1:17
Sonata for flute & keyboard in E flat major, BWV 1031
3 2:32
Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 in B flat major, BWV 1051
4 2:23
Orchestral Suite No. 4 in D major, BWV 1069
5 1:45 Spotify
Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G major, BWV 1049
6 2:06
Sonata for flute & keyboard in E flat major, BWV 1031
7 1:59
Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D major, BWV 1050
8 1:44
Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067
9 1:38 Spotify
Cantata No. 147, "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben," BWV 147 (BC A174)
10 1:56
Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068
1:28 Spotify
12 1:17
Goldberg Variations, for keyboard (Clavier-Übung IV), BWV 988 (BC L9)
13 1:40
14 1:03
15 1:24
16 2:19
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F major, BWV 1047
17 2:30
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