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Brandenburg Concerto No 5 in D; Cantata No 9

Live from St George's, Bristol, John Butt directs the OAE, Choir and soloists. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No 5 in D; Cantata No 9 (Es ist das Heil uns kommen her).

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.

Brandenburg Concerto No 5 in D
Cantata No 9: Es ist das Heil uns kommen her

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.

1 hour, 30 minutes

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Mon 25 Mar 2013 20:30

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