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Delphine Galou sings Bach: Erbarme dich, mein Gott (Matthäus-Passion)

Accompanied by the period ensemble Les Siècles, French contralto Delphine Galou sings “Erbarme dich, mein Gott” (English: Have mercy, my God), an aria for contralto, solo violin, strings (originally 2 violins and 1 viola) and basso continuo, from the sacred oratorio “Matthäus-Passion” (English: St Matthew Passion), BWV 244 written by Johann Sebastian Bach in 1727. Solo violin: François-Marie Drieux. Conductor: François-Xavier Roth.
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Nathalie Stutzmann – Bach: An imaginary cantata

Orfeo 55, the chamber orchestra founded by Nathalie Stutzmann performs cantatas from Johann Sebastian Bach. This wonderful performance titled “Une cantate imaginaire / An imaginary cantata” recorded during the Festival d’Ambronay on October 6, 2012. Contralto and conductor: Nathalie Stutzmann.
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Nathalie Stutzmann – Recording Bach aria “Erbarme dich” from Matthäus-Passion

French classical and opera singer (contralto) and conductor Nathalie Stutzmann records “Erbarme dich” from Johann Sebastian Bach’s Matthäus-Passion (St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244 at Metz Arsenal. Orfeo 55, the chamber orchestra founded by Stutzmann herself accompanies her during the recording. This piece features in their album “Une cantate imaginaire” released in 2012. Video by OFF TV.
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Bach – Erbarme dich, mein Gott (Matthäus-Passion) Violin: Lisa Batiashvili

Georgian classical violinist Lisa Batiashvili plays Erbarme dich, mein Gott, um meiner Zähren Willen!, actually an alto aria from Johann Sebastian Bach’s St Matthew Passion (also frequently St Matthew’s Passion; German: Matthäus-Passion), BWV 244 at Prinsengrachtconcert 2014.
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