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Recorded live during the Bach Cantata Pilgrimage (2000)
The Monteverdi Choir & The English Baroque Soloists, Sir John Eliot Gardiner
Dr Koopman's musical offering comes hard on the heels of that of John Eliot Gardiner, whose Bach Cantata Pilgrimage marked the Millennium with a complete set of the cantatas, now available on... — More…
56 CDsOriginal price ($223.00) Reduced price $156.25
Cantatas for Quinquagesima, Annunciation, Palm Sunday, Oculi
Ruth Holton, Claudia Schubert, James Oxley, Peter Harvey, Malin Hartelius, Nathalie Stutzmann, James Gilchrist
The Monteverdi Choir, The English Baroque Soloists, The Choirs of Clare and Trinity Colleges, Cambridge, John Eliot Gardiner
Perhaps most appealing in Gardiner's direction is the unfailing delight he takes in refreshing Bach's dance rhythms without ever trivialising textural content. — More…
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Dorothee Mields (soprano), Matthew White (alto), Jan Kobow (tenor) & Peter Kooy (bass)
Collegium Vocale Gent, Philippe Herreweghe
…each of these cantatas… contain strikingly expressive music of deep personal commitment and affecting poignancy. Phillippe Herreweghe and his accomplished band get their measure admirably,... — More…
Sytse Buwalda (alto), Nico van der Meel (tenor), Ruth Holton (soprano), Knut Schoch (tenor), Bas Ramselaar (bass), Marcel Beekman (tenor), Kurt Schoch (tenor), Knut Schoch (tenor) Bas Ramselaar (bass), Marjon Strijk (soprano), Martinus Leusink (tenor)
Holland Boys Choir, Netherlands Bach Collegium,...
Sandrine Piau (soprano), Christophe Dumaux (alto), Emiliano Gonzalez Toro (tenor) & Ophélie Gaillard (cello, direction)
Ophelie Galliard plays admirably: springy in fast passages...and soulful elsewhere...Good support and lovely obbligatos from Pulcinella. — More…
Paul Esswood (counter-tenor vocals), Philippe Herreweghe (director), Robert Holl (bass vocals), Tobias Eiwanger (boy soprano), Max van Egmond (bass vocals), Christoph Wegmann (boy soprano), Gerhard Schmidt-Gaden (director), Kurt Equiluz (tenor vocals)
Tölz Boys' Choir, Leonhardt-Consort, Collegium...
Rachel Nicholls (soprano), Robin Blaze (counter-tenor), Gerd Türk (tenor) & Peter Kooij (bass)
Bach Collegium Japan, Masaaki Suzuki
I can't imagine more beautifully long-breathed phrasing than oboist Masamitsu San-nomiya's. But eclipsing all else is the aria that follows, its tenor weaving Bach's logical counterpoint into... — More…