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Bach soloist portrait Carolyn Sampson

tue 2 jun 2015
Theme: Early Music

In Bach ad Infinitum on Wednesday 3rd and 10th June  (13.00-14.00 ) a soloist portrait of the British soprano Carolyn Sampson.

 

The British soprano Carolyn Sampson is a specialist in Händel, Bach and Monteverdi and works on a regular basis with among others. Collegium Vocale Gent, the King's Consort, Bach Collegium Japan and Ex Cathedra.

The English magazine Gramophone called her " The best British Early Music soprano by a distance".

 

In Bach ad Infinitum you can hear Carolyn Sampson in arias from the St John's Passion and the Christmas Oratorio ( under Riccardo Chailly) and in Cantates BWV 52, 58 and 51.

 

Broadcasts:

  • Wednesday 3rd June 2015, 13.00-14.00
  • Wednesday10th June 2015, 13.00-14.00

 

Playlist in the programme guide.