Displaying all posts tagged with johann sebastian bach

Video: Concentus Musicus Wien Performs J.S. Bach

Opening chorus from cantata “Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben,” BWV 147. [Watch after the jump.]

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Bach and Handel Fight Crime in New York City

Keep loitering down to a minimum with Baroque music. [Read more after the jump.]

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Video: Gustav Leonhardt Conducts J.S. Bach Coffee Cantata

Including a performance of the “Peasant Cantata,” BWV 212. [Watch after the jump.]

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Dave Brubeck and J.S. Bach

A Proust Questionnaire for Vanity Fair. [Read more after the jump.]

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Christopher Suckling Speaks

The principal cellist of the Gabrieli Consort & Players explains how he became interested in early music. [Read more after the jump.]

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Video: J.S. Bach-Stiftung Performs J.S. Bach

Opening chorus “Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme,” BWV 140. [Watch after the jump.]

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CD Review Links: Bach St. John Passion, Lassus Sacred Music, and Bach Mass in B Minor

Performances by the Monteverdi Choir and English Baroque Soloists, His Majestys Sagbutts & Cornetts and Choir of St. John’s College, Cambridge, and Capella Amsterdam and Orchestra of the 18th Century. [Read more after the jump.]

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Video: Collegium Vocale Gent Performs J.S. Bach

Chorus “Kommt, eilet und laufet” from Easter Oratorio, BWV 249. [Watch after the jump.]

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Dan Savage Hates Mozart and Bach

A bit of trivia discovered in Savage’s book “The Kid.” [Read more after the jump.]

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Alex Ross and J.S. Bach: An Outback Roadtrip

Writer Alex Ross drives from Sydney to Bourke, Australia, listens to nothing but J.S. Bach, and creates a mini-photo essay. [Read more after the jump.]

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