Challenge Classics - up to 25% off
Until 14th January 2019, we're offering up to 25% off all recordings on the Challenge Classics label - including downloads (please note that the download prices shown are already discounted).
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Gerlinde Sämann, Elisabeth Hermans, Patrizia Hardt, Petra Noskaiová, Bernhard Hunziker, Christoph Genz, Marcus Niedermeyr & Jan Van der Crabben
La Petite Bande, Sigiswald Kuijken (director)
La Petite Bande is true to its name in this one-to-a-part approach, yet the real motivation for the chamber scoring is one premised on the director's close identification with intimate rhetorical... — More…
Sigiswald Kuijken (direction & violin, gamba, viola d’amore), Christoph Genz (Evangelist/tenor arias), Jens Hamann (Jesus/baritone arias), Gerlinde Samann (soprano), Petra Noskaiová (mezzo)
La Petite Bande, Sigiswald Kuijken
This 'choir' provides heartfelt congregational ardour in chorales, the hysterical ferocity of a crowd thirsting for blood, and objective commentary as onlookers in the opening and closing choruses.... — More…
Sigiswald Kuijken (violin & direction), Christoph Genz (Evangelist), Jan Van der Crabben (Jesus), Gerlinde Sämann, Marie Kuijken (sopranos), Petra Noskaiová, Patrizia Hardt (mezzos), Bernhard Hunziker (tenor), Marcus Niedermeyr (baritone)
La Petite Bande (vocal and instrumental ensemble)
Kuijken's blessed with gloriously natural and unaffected voices. His Evangelist, Christoph Genz, is outstanding, bending note-values and rests in favour of expressive narration...the sheer beauty... — More…