Bach Ad Infinitum

wed 20 feb 2013 13:00 
Genre: Baroque
Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach

Episode 38. Each workday host Joop van Zijl and producer Govert Jan Bach will plough playfully yet thoroughly through the oeuvre of the great master. Step by step through the St Matthew Passion.

1. Choral O Lamm Gottes unschuldig BWV 401 
Nordic Chamber Choir conducted by Nicol Matt
2. Organ choral O Lamm Gottes unschuldig BWV 1095
Hans Fagius, organ
3. Opening choir St Matthew Passion
Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin & RIAS Kammerchor conducted by René Jacobs
(live recording at the Festival Oude Muziek 1 September 2012)
4. Willem Friedemann Bach
– Harpsichord concert in F-major, F.44.
The London Baroque conducted by Richard Egarr, harpsichord
(Franse HM)
5. Parts from Das Wohltemperierte Klavier I
– Prelude & Fugue #10 in E Minor, BWV 855
– Prelude & Fugue #4 in C Sharp Minor, BWV 849
– Prelude & Fugue #21 in B Flat, BWV 866
Sviatoslav Richter, piano
drawing above: swallow’s nest in Thomaskirche, Leipzig
photo under: complaining women in the Middle East
Hosted by: Joop van Zijl