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Roderick Williams, Bach's St John Passion

More from the world of choral music, presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch. Sara talks to composer and baritone Roderick Williams, plus another amateur chorister invites us to Meet My Choir. Bach's St John Passion is Sara's Choral Classic.

First broadcast in February 2014.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Thomas Tomkins

    See, see, the shepheards queene

    Ensemble: The Hilliard Ensemble.
    • VIRGIN CLASSICS : 561671-2.
    • 18.
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Si ch'io vorrei morire (O Jesu mia vita)

    Ensemble: Consort of Musicke.. Director: Anthony Rooley.
    • MUSICA OSCURA : 070-995.
    • 12.
  • John Wilbye

    Draw on sweet night

    Choir: Amaryllis Consort. Director: Charles Brett.
    • IMP RECORDS : PCD 873-.
    • 22.
  • Duke Ellington

    Ninety Nine Percent

    Choir: Oregon Repertory Singers. Orchestra: Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra. Singer: James Cadell. Performer: Brad Smith. Performer: Dan Marcus. Performer: Larry Fuller.
    • Sacred Music of Duke Ellington.
    • ORIGIN Records.
    • 1.
  • Charles‐François Gounod

    Messe solennelle de Sainte Cecile

    Singer: Christian Elsner. Choir: Münchner MotettenChor. Orchestra: Munich S O. Conductor: Rudolf Zobeley.
    • Calig : CAL50956.
    • Calig.
    • 4.
  • Roderick Williams

    Gray Skies Clouding Over

    Choir: Schola Cantorum of Oxford. Conductor: James Burton.
  • Herbert Howells

    I heard a voice from heaven from Requiem

    Choir: Finzi Singers. Singer: Susan Gritton. Singer: William Missin. Performer: Nicholas Hadleigh-Wilson. Singer: John Bernays. Conductor: Paul Spicer.
    • CHANDOS : CHAN-9019.
    • CHANDOS.
    • 7.
  • Orlando Gibbons

    O clap your hands/God is gone up

    Performer: I Fagiolini.
    • Simunye, Music for a Harmonious World.
    • Detour.
    • 1.
  • Scotland.Traditional

    My love is like a red, red rose [words by Burns]

    Choir: The King’s Singers.
    • EMI : CDC-7475062.
    • EMI.
    • 15.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johannespassion BWV.245 - Opening Chorus Herr unser Herrscher

    Performer: Bach Collegium Japan. Director: Masaaki Suzuki.
    • BIS: CD2912.
    • BIS.
    • 1.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johannespassion BWV.245 - Opening Chorus Part 2 sequence (23a-24)

    Performer: Japan Bach Collegium. Director: Masaaki Suzuki. Singer: Gerd Türk. Singer: Peter Kooij.
    • BIS : CD2912.
    • BIS.
    • 23.
  • Franz Schubert

    Psalm 23 (Gott ist mein Hirt) D.706

    Choir: BBC Singers. Performer: Susan Tomes. Conductor: Jane Glover.
    • COLLINS : --14992.
    • COLLINS.
    • 1.


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