Wilhelm Backhaus ('Bachaus' on some record labels) (26 March 1884 – 5 July 1969) was a German pianist and pedagogue. He was particularly well known for his interpretations of Mozart, Beethoven, Schumann, Chopin and Brahms. He was also much admired as a chamber musician.
JS Bach / Jacqueline du Pr‚, 1962: Adagio, from the Toccata in C, BWV 564 - Angel : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MQquknf_3ps
JS Bach / David Oistrakh, 1956: Violin Concerto in E Major, BWV 1042 - Eugene Ormandy : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CupDVYWt-Yg
Bach / Wilhelm Kempff: Ich ruf' zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ, BWV 639 (arr., Kempff) : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=elRTsN0LhPQ
Helmut Walcha (October 27, 1907 – August 11, 1991) was a blind German organist who specialized in the works of the Dutch and German baroque masters and is known for his recordings of the complete organ works of Johann Sebastian Bach.