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Cantatas for Christmas Day, Cantatas for the First Sunday after Epiphany & Cantatas for the Feast of Epiphany
Claron McFadden (soprano), Bernarda Fink (mezzo), Sally Bruce-Payne (alto), Michael Chance (countertenor), James Gilchrist (tenor), Christopher Genz, Dietrich Henschel (baritones)
The Monteverdi Choir & The English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner
The two strongly contrasting arias [of BWV 63], both duets, are expressively sung but it is Bernarda Fink's beautifully controlled, extended recitative which stands out for its tender articulation...James... — More…
2 CDs($19.00) $15.25
Live recording at St Thomas Leipzig
Thomaner Paul Bernewitz (soprano), Thomaner Friedrich Praetorius (soprano), Thomaner Stefan Kahle (altus), Christoph Genz (tenor), Daniel Ochoa (bass), Andreas Scheibner (bass) & Gotthold Schwarz (bass)
Thomanerchor Leipzig (St Thomas’s Boys Choir Leipzig) & Gewandhausorchester, Georg...
Ingeborg Danz (alto), Christoph Genz (tenor arias), Martin Petzold (tenor recitative), Panajotis Iconomou (bass), Paul Bernewitz, Friedrich Praetorius (boy sopranos)
Thomanerchor Leipzig (St Thomas’s Boys Choir) & Gewandhausorchester, Georg Christoph Biller (direction)
Crucially, all Biller's soprano solos are drawn from within the choir, producing a timbre close to what Bach must have heard...the sound of the St Thomas Choir is a hugely potent 'plus' in the... — More…