Playing: Sonata no. 2 in B flat minor Op.35 for piano by Frédéric Chopin
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Christmas Oratorio - Parts 3 and 6

Presented by Martin Handley

Live from St John's Smith Square
Bach: Christmas Oratorio. As part of St John's 26th Annual Christmas Festival, the Choir of Trinity College Cambridge performs Parts 1, 2, 3 and 6 of Bach's great version of the Christmas story, which tell of the birth of Jesus, the annunciation to the shepherds, the adoration of the shepherds, and the adoration of the Magi.

Bach: Christmas Oratorio (Parts 1, 2, 3 and 6)

The Choir of Trinity College Cambridge
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Katherine Watson soprano
Iestyn Davies countertenor
James Gilchrist tenor
Neal Davies bass
Stephen Layton conductor.

1 hour, 10 minutes

Last on

Thu 22 Dec 2011 20:50
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