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BBC Singers at the City of London Festival

From the City of London Festival 2012, Catherine Bott presents a programme of baroque choral, instrumental and organ music performed by the BBC Singers and St James's Baroque.

BBC Singers,
St James's Baroque,
Iain Farrington organ,
David Hill conductor,

From this year's City of London Festival, and taking its cue from the festival theme Trading Places With the World, Catherine Bott presents a programme of baroque choral, instrumental and organ music from the cities of the great commercial, economic and trading partnership known as the Hanseatic League. Recorded in St Giles' Church, Cripplegate, London

J S Bach: Aus der Tiefen rufe dich (BWV 131)

Samuel Scheidt: Surrexit Christus hodie; Laudate Dominum.

Dietrich Buxtehude:Toccata in D minor (BuxWV 155).

John Blow: Chaconne.

G P Telemann: Concerto alla Polonese.

J H Roman: Psalm 24: Jor den är Her rans.

Georg Friedrich Kauffman: Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh darein; Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern.

J P Sweelinck: Cantate domino; De profundis; Gaudete omnes.

J S Bach: Christ lag in Todesbanden (BWV 4).

2 hours

Music Played

  • City of London Festival, BBC Singers

    • Johann Sebastian Bach

      Cantata no. 131 BWV.131 (Aus der Tiefen rufe ich, Herr, zu dir)

      Conductor: David HILL Performer: Edward GOATER - Tenor Performer: Elizabeth POOLE - Soprano Performer: Lynette ALCANTARA - Mezzo-soprano Performer: Stephen CHARLESWORTH - Baritone Performer: BBC Singers Performer: St James's Baroque

    • Samuel Scheidt

      Laudate dominum in sanctis [1622]

      Conductor: David HILL Performer: Robert JOHNSTON - Tenor Performer: Stephen JEFFES - Tenor Performer: BBC Singers Performer: St James's Baroque

    • Dieterich Buxtehude

      Toccata in D minor BuxWV.155 for organ

      Performer: Iain FARRINGTON - Organ

    • John Blow

      Chaconne in G major for 2 violins, viola and continuo

      Performer: St James's Baroque

    • Georg Philipp Telemann

      Quartet in B flat major TWV.43:B3 (Concerto polonoise) for [2] violins, viola and continuo

      Performer: St James's Baroque

    • Johan Helmich Roman

      Jor den är Her rans [The earth is the Lord's - Ps 24] for 2 voices and continuo

      Conductor: David HILL Performer: Margaret CAMERON - Alto Performer: Olivia ROBINSON - Soprano Performer: BBC Singers

    • Georg Friedrich Kauffmann

      Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh darein for oboe and continuo [from Harmonisches Seelenlust, 1733

      Performer: Gail HENNESSY - Oboe Performer: Iain FARRINGTON - Organ

    • Georg Friedrich Kauffmann

      Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern, chorale for corno da caccia & organ

      Performer: Gail HENNESSY - Oboe Performer: Iain FARRINGTON - Organ

    • Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck

      Cantate Domino canticum novum - motet for 5 voices and continuo [1619]

      Conductor: David HILL Performer: BBC Singers Performer: St James's Baroque

    • Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck

      De profundis clamavi ad te Domine - motet for 5 voices [Cantiones sacrae, 1619]

      Conductor: David HILL Performer: BBC Singers Performer: St James's Baroque

    • Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck

      Gaudete omnes et laetamini for 5 voices and continuo

      Conductor: David HILL Performer: BBC Singers Performer: St James's Baroque

    • Johann Sebastian Bach

      Cantata no. 4 BWV.4 (Christ lag in Todesbanden)

      Conductor: David HILL Performer: Andrew MURGATROYD - Tenor Performer: Charles GIBBS - Bass Performer: Cherith Milburn-Fryer - Alto Performer: Emma TRING - Soprano Performer: BBC Singers Performer: St James's Baroque

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