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Music for Easter

Two dramatic settings of the Easter story: Handel's Italian oratorio La Resurrezione and Bach's Easter Oratorio.

Handel
La Resurrezione, oratorio, HWV 47
Emma Kirkby, Patrizia Kwella (sopranos), Carolyn Watkinson (mezzo), Ian Partridge (tenor), David Thomas (bass)
Academy of Ancient Music
Christopher Hogwood (conductor)

Bach
Kommt, eilet und laufet (Easter Oratorio), BWV 249
Kimberly McCord (soprano), Robin Blaze (countertenor), Paul Agnew (tenor), Neal Davies (bass)
Gabrieli Consort and Players
Paul McCreesh (conductor).

Release date:

2 hours, 35 minutes

Last on

Sun 20 Apr 2014 21:55