1 Super Audio CD / BIS (Sweden) / 2013-07-30Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Durchlauchtster Leopold, serenata for 2 voices, flute, bassoon, strings & continuo, BWV 173a (BC G9); Cantata no 202, "Weichet nur, betrübte Schatten" ("Wedding Cantata") ...
Performers: Aoki, Hiroya [Counter Tenor Vocal]; Lunn, Joanne; Sakurada, Makoto; San'nomiya, Masamitsu; Wakamatsu, Natsumi; Williams, Roderick [Bass-Baritone Vocal]
Conductors: Suzuki, Masaaki
Ensemble: ; Bach Collegium Japan
Although two of the works on this disc were composed for weddings, they are completely different in character. Weichet nur, betrübte Schatten is a charming...continue...
Recording information: The MS&AD Shirakawa Hall, Nagoya, Japan (07/2012)....continue...
J.S. Bach: St. John Passion / Carolyn Sampson, Iestyn Davies, Ian Bostridge, Nicholas Mulroy, Neal Davies, Roderick Williams. Polyphony
2 CD / Hyperion / 2013-03-12Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Saint John Passion, BWV 245
Performers: Bostridge, Ian; Davies, Iestyn; Davies, Neal [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Mulroy, Nicholas; Sampson, Carolyn; Williams, Roderick [Bass-Baritone Vocal]
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Stephen Layton leads the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and his own superb choral ensemble Polyphony in a powerful performance of Bach's most dramatic...continue...
Recording information: All Hallows, Gospel Oak, London (04/10/2012-04/13/2012)....continue...