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Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists - Bach

Live from Snape Maltings at the 2013 Aldeburgh Festival

Presented by Louise Fryer

Sir John Eliot Gardiner conducts the Monteverdi Choir and Orchestra and Violinists Kati Debretzeni and Maya Homburger in an all-Bach programme as he combines cantatas for Ascensiontide with the Violin Concerto in A minor BWV 1041 and one of Bach's best loved instrumental works - the Double Violin Concerto.

Kati Debretzeni, Maya Homburger (violins)
Peter Harvey (baritone)
Monteverdi Choir and Orchestra
John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

J.S. Bach: Motet - Singet dem Herrn, BWV 225
Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV 1041
Cantata - Ich habe genug, BWV 82

8.15 - Interval
Louise Fryer talks to Abigail Lane, organiser of the SNAP Art exhibition at the Aldeburgh Festival, and writer and critic Jonathan P Watts about this year's exhibition which celebrates Benjamin Britten's Centenary with a series of works related to or inspired by Britten.
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J.S. Bach: Concerto for two violins in D minor, BWV 1043
Cantata - Christ lag in Todesbanden, BWV 4.

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Last on

Fri 14 Jun 2013 19:30

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