Cantata No. 123 at St. Nicholas Church

Recent Episodes

Brandenburg Five with Bezuidenhout

Brandenburg Five with Bezuidenhout

The Bach Hour | WCRB

Pianist Benjamin Grosvenor, the Cantata No. 96, and the Brazilian Guitar Quartet

Pianist Benjamin Grosvenor, the Cantata No. 96, and the Brazilian Guitar Quartet

The Bach Hour | WCRB

Mark Padmore in the Cantata No. 114

Mark Padmore in the Cantata No. 114

The Bach Hour | WCRB

Glenn Gould's Goldberg Variations

Glenn Gould's Goldberg Variations

The Bach Hour | WCRB

Cantata No. 19, for St. Michael and All Angels

Cantata No. 19, for St. Michael and All Angels

The Bach Hour | WCRB

On the program:

Sonata in E for violin and harpsichord, BWV 1016 - Viktoria Mullova, violin, and Ottavio Dantone, harpsichord

Cantata BWV 19 Es erhub sich ein Streit - Malin Hartelius, soprano;  James Gilchrist, tenor;  Peter Harvey, bass;  Monteverdi Choir and English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner, conductor

Fantasia and Fugue in A minor, BWV 944 - Angela Hewitt, piano

Brandenburg Concerto No. 9 (after BWV 11 and 34, arr. Bruce Haynes) - Montreal Baroque Band, Eric Milnes, conductor

(image of St. Michael and the dragon in stained glass from St. Rochus Church, Duisdorf, Germany, by Reinhardhauke, via Wikimedia Commons)

Pianist Jeremy Denk, and the Cantata No. 17

Pianist Jeremy Denk, and the Cantata No. 17

The Bach Hour | WCRB


Latest Comments


Related Content

On the program:

Sinfonias (Three-Part Inventions):  No. 2 in C minor, BWV 788 and No. 5 in E-flat, BWV 791 - Till Fellner, piano

Cantata BWV 123 Liebster Immanuel, Herzog der Frommen (translation) - Sally Bruce-Payne, alto;  James Gilchrist, tenor;  Peter Harvey, bass;  Monteverdi Choir and English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner, conductor

Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D, BWV 1068 - Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, Jeanne Lamon, conductor

(The image at left [courtesy Wikimedia Commons] shows column detail from the Nikolaikirche, Leipzig, which is modelled on palms.  The theme of palms is prevalent in the architecture of the Nikolaikirche, which, with the Thomaskirche, is one of the churches served by Bach between 1723 and 1750.  The Nikolaikirche also played a pivotal role in the fall of the Communist regime of East Germany in the 1980's.)

99.5 WCRB: October 2014: Sustainer Hometown Challenge