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Live from St George's, Bristol
Presented by Tom Service
As part of Baroque Spring on Radio 3 and the Bristol Baroque Festival: the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and John Butt perform Bach cantatas and concertos.
J S Bach:
Brandenburg Concerto No 4 in G
Cantata No 161: Komm, du süße Todesstunde
Choir of the Enlightenment
Soloists of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
John Butt director/harpsichord
The first of five consecutive nights of dazzling Baroque to be broadcast live on BBC Radio 3 sees the OAE under the direction of renowned Bach expert and harpsichordist John Butt. Together they present the timeless wonders of two of Bach's Brandenburg Concertos, alongside a pair of oft overlooked cantatas that feature a wealth of masterly detail.