Bach: Christmas Oratorio
Penny Gore presents a complete performance given in Berlin of Bach's Christmas Oratorio, which tells the Christmas story in six chapters.
Bach Christmas Oratorio - a complete performance recorded last month in Berlin of this choral masterpiece. First performed at Leipzig's two main churches in the Chistmas of 1734-5, the work tells the Christmas story in six chapters.
Presented by Penny Gore
J. S. Bach: Christmas Oratorio
Sibylla Rubens (Sopran)
Wiebke Lehmkuhl (Alt)
Lothar Odinius (Tenor)
Tobias Berndt (Bass)
Johann Sebastian Bach
Kantaten I - VI
RIAS Chamber Chorus,
Akademie für Alte Musik, Berlin,
Hans-Christoph Rademann (director)
2.The Annunciation to the Shepherds
3.The Adoration of the Shepherds
4.The Circumcision and Naming of Jesus
5.The Journey of the Magi
6.The Adoration of the Magi.