Notes & Reviews:
This specially priced re-release for the Christmas season features one of the most renowned baroque orchestras in the world: the Freiburg Baroque Orchestra. Star soloists include Angelika Kirchschlager (winner of ECHO Klassik), Barbara Bonney and Matthias Goerne (honorary member of the Royal Academy of Music in London), the Tomasz Stanko Quartet, and German Brass. Filmed in 1999 and 2000 in the historic Freiburg Cathedral and the Cistercian monastery of Naumburg the program includes excerpts from Bach's Christmas Oratorio and many other seasonal Bach standards and popular Christmas songs, such as "Es ist ein Ros entsprungen" and "Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht".Notes & Reviews:
Run Time: 122 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 16:9, Color
Sound Format(s): PCM Stereo, DD 5.1, DTS 5.1
Subtitles: English, German, French